From the well known author, Fr. Tadros Yacoub Malaty, comes a beautifully composed summary of significant biblical narratives, accompanied by traditional Coptic illustrations depicting each momentous account. This book will help all ages, starting with children, and extending to parents and anyone entrusted with the religious education of youth, to appreciate the New Testament and [...]
The Nativity and Me is a book characterising the transformative aspects of the journey from the Annunciation to the Epiphany. While contemplating on the events of the Nativity of Christ, Fr Bishoy Kamel helps the reader relate these events to our everyday events. In this book Fr Bishoy Kamel provides deep contemplations inspired from ancient [...]
Ever wondered why during the Holy Lent that we read particular Gospel readings? Or why the Coptic Orthodox church fasts more than 40 days? What should the lent fasting mean to me personally? The Great Lent and Me, by Fr Bishoy Kamel, takes you on a week-by-week journey of each Sunday Gospel read during the [...]
“Translated from the SYNAXARION, the APOCRYPHA, and Sacred Tradition of the Orthodox Church, and simplified for older children and adults” this book contains full page iconographic style line drawings to accompany the text on various events in the life of the Theotokos. Ideal teaching tool. Hronas, Georgia & Helen. 65 pages.
Bedtime Bible Stories with little wondering questions for little people. The answer come alive in these simple retellings of twelve favourite Bible stories, including the stories of David, Pharaoh, Deborah, Gideon, Nehemiah, Mary Magdalene, The Good Shepherd and Andrew.
Book cover has minor imperfections.
By: H.G. Bishop Youssef Dimensions:11.5 x 8.5
In a faraway country in Africa, Mwangi lives in a small village where he helps his mother with their family. He yearns to go to school, where the world will open up for him. One day an Orthodox priest arrives in Mwangi’s village, and everything changes . . . As an overseas missionary with the [...]
Written and illustrated by Claire Brandenburg At the moment of sunrise, a pilgrim visiting a women’s monastery hears Christ’s call to worship in the rhythmic call of the Talanton. On the included Audio CD, you’ll find: The tonk, tonk, tonk of a talanton’s call to prayer The story Song of the Talanton, read by Claire [...]
As this beautifully illustrated story opens, we meet Drita, a young Albanian girl whose family has lived for years under repressive communist rule. After decades of religious oppression, Drita is finally able to discover the faith of her ancestors. As she experiences God’s love for her through the example of her grandparents and the teachings [...]
Christ referred to the story of Jonah when He prophesied His own death and Resurrection: Just as Jonah spent three days in the belly of the great fish and then returned to the living, Jesus would spend three days in the belly of the earth and then rise from the dead. The story of Jonah [...]