St. Nikolai of Zica’s (Velimirovic) Prologue of Ohrid is an excellent resource. This synaxarium not only includes the Lives of Saints, but also contains
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, Jan 3, 2011
St. Nikolai of Zica’s (Velimirovic) Prologue of Ohrid is an excellent resource. This synaxarium not only includes the Lives of Saints, but also contains Hymns, Reflections, and Homilies for every day of the year.
St. Nikolai (1880-1956) has been called the "Serbian Chrysostom" for his theological depth and golden-tongued eloquence. Now for the first time, a complete and unabridged English translation of St. Nikolai's Prologue of Ohrid is available. St. Nikolai's
Prologue has become a much-loved spiritual classic for Orthodox Christians worldwide. An inspirational source book of the Orthodox Faith, it contains within its pages a summation of the Church's wisdom and Her experience of sanctity through the Grace of Jesus Christ. Lives of Saints, Hymns, Reflections and Homilies are presented for every day of the year. St. Nikolai's beautiful Hymns have never before appeared in English.
The text of this 1,450-page magnum opus is in two volumes, which are hardbound, with full-color dust jackets. Volume 1: January to June, 650 pages Volume 2: July to December, 704 pages
Each volume retails for $60 ($120 per set). Through January 9, 2011, The Orthodox Bookstore will offer the set for $96 (20% off), and each individual volume for $50 (17% off).