Great Lent

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St. Vladimir's Seminary Press, 1974 - Religion - 140 pages
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A brief explanation of Great Lent based upon Scriptures, parables and themes found in the liturgical practice of the Orthodox.

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Review: Great Lent: Journey to Pascha

User Review  - Roland Clark - Goodreads

Loved this book. An excellent introduction to Schmemann's work. See my more detailed review here: http:// Read full review

Review: Great Lent: Journey to Pascha

User Review  - Stephen - Goodreads

Fr. Alexander Schmemann has become my favorite theologian. He writes with humility and insight about the real and life-giving nature of the sacraments and their place in Christian life and practice ... Read full review

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growing innocence: Great Lent
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Resources for Great Lent
Resources for Great Lent: The Great Fast of Preparation - From the Monachos. ... Includes a week by week description of the Great Lent, the Institute of ... great_lent/ great_lent.html

A Family Lesson (Onest)
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Great Lent - orthodoxwiki
The Lenten Triodion governs the divine services of Great Lent as well as those of the Weeks of Preparation preceding Great Lent. ... Great_Lent

An Introduction to Great Lent by Fr Alexander Schmemann From Excerpts from Fr Alexander Schmemann's Great Lent When a man leaves on a journey, ... greatlent.html

Excerpts from Fr Schmemann’s “Great Lent” « blog of seth…
Last night I attended a lecture at St John the Wonderworker where Fr Peter Smith shared with us from Fr Alexander Schmemann 's book, " Great Lent ". ... 2006/ 03/ 03/ excerpts-from-fr-schmemanns-great-lent-2/

Great Lent and the Fast. I was listening to the latest Our Life in Christ and they were .... Great Lent - Ch. 2 The Lenten Worship - Sec. 1 "Bright Sadness" ... 2006_03_01_archive.php

HTC: Why should I confess my sins to a priest?
Great Lent is now upon us. It is a time for what Fr. Alexander Schmemann ... Great Lent is the time when we try to reverse the effects of sin in our lives. ... spirituality/ dresko.confess.html

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