Monastic wisdom

Monastic Wisdom


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The letters of Elder Joseph the Hesychast

Elder Joseph the Hesychast, reposed in 1959, was one of the greatest 20th century ascetics of Mount Athos. Spiritual grandfather of numerous monasteries in Greece and America, he reveals in this collection of his letters the depth and wealth of his spiritual wisdom and experience in his monastic life of prayer and struggle.

*Paperback 425 pp.

See also “Counsels from the Holy Mountain” by Elder Ephraim, a disciple of Elder Joseph the Hesychast, spiritual father and founder of our Monastery.

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Weight .600 kg
Dimensions 20.5 × 14.5 × 3.1 cm