This is the first comprehensive work published on the life of Habib Girgis. By the mid-nineteenth century, the Coptic Orthodox Church was in a state of deep vulnerability that tore at the very fabric of Coptic identity. In response, Girgis dedicated his life to advancing religious and theological education.
This set includes five books about All Time Heroes. Tamav Kereya Iskander St. Martin, Bishop of Tours St. Pisantius St. Victor, Son of Romanus St. George of Cappadocia This bundle is a $46.99 value for only $41.99! For more information on each book, visit each item individually.
This is an exceptional book, one of the most amazing and edifying Lives of modern holy elders ever to be translated into English. Elder Porphyrios, a Greek monk and priest who died in 1991, stands in the long tradition of charismatic spiritual guides in the Eastern Church which continues from the apostolic age down to [...]
The Life of Tammav Kereya Iskander Tamav Kereya Iskander (the Late abbess of St George’s convent in Old Cairo Egypt) is one of the contemporary monastic figures that is least known in our church today. This book outlines her monastic journey and practice of virtue in her own life, as well as spiritual guidance of [...]
By Christopher Moorey Do you long to establish a relationship with the saints, but find them-or the volumes written about them – a little intimidating? The saints started out as ordinary Christians, just like us, and they are waiting to accompany us on our journey to heaven if we will only reach out our hands. [...]
You’ve met the characters in these stories before. We meet them in folktales from all around the world. There is the simple, wise old man who understands far more than he knows; the pompous religious expert who discovers his folly before it’s too late; nosey neighbors and petty relatives; and a fight between good and [...]
This book contains episodes from the life of the Blessed Virgin Mary, translated from original manuscripts of homilies of the Early Church Fathers: St. Cyril, Patriarch of Alexandria, St. Basil the Great, St. Ephreim of Syria and St. Cyrial, Bishop of Jerusalem. The manuscripts are in the monastery of the Virgin Mary in Nitria Egypt
Saint Pisentius was the celebrated Coptic bishop and spiritual writer before the Arab invasion to Egypt. He became a monk at an early age and showed a great zeal in his spiritual life and for the knowledge and memorisation of books of the Bible. He was later ordained the bishop of Qift in Upper Egypt. [...]
The first autobiography ever written, and one of the most profound testaments of faith, ever. “This book is the masterpiece from which all other Christian memoirs flow. Augustine’s astonishing story remains as fresh as it did when he wrote it in the late fourth century. The Confessions still speaks with a clear, vivid and altogether [...]
St Martin the Bishop of Tours is a saint from France from the 5th century A.D. He was a solider in the Roman army till he was attracted to the monastic life. He was later ordained a priest then a bishop of the city of Tours. The Coptic Church celebrates his feast on the 14th [...]
This set includes four books that speaking about St. Mary the Mother of God. On the Blessedness of the Theotokos Virgin Mary: An Icon of Simplicity Mary, Worthy of All Praise Sayings on: The Holy Theotokos This bundle is a $35.99 value for only $32.99! For more information on each book, visit each item individually.
Patristics & Patrology
This publication is a pastoral homily of the Patriarch Saint Severus of Antioch written in praise of the Holy Mother of God. This text was translated from Patrologia Orentalis 38/2:400-15 by Professor Pauline Allen of Australian Catholic University and Professor C.T.R. Hayward of Durham University in the United Kingdom. We are deeply indebted for their [...]
Patristics & Patrology
With great joy and enthusiasm, we present to you The Holy Theotokos, part of the Treasures of the Fathers of the Church series. This book contains excerpts from patristic writings related to the Holy Virgin Mary. In addition, the book features several theological articles related to the place and faith of the Holy Theotokos in [...]