Simply put, this is one of the greatest books of any genre I have ever read.
This incarnational understanding of the Christian Faith presents the world itself - created by God and declared good - as something to be redeemed through Christ.
This book provides a very good theological discussion of the liturgical traditions of the Orthodox Church.
Excellent book which strengthened my understanding of the Sacraments as signs more potent and existence changing than I had ever realizedPublished 1 month ago by M. Luescher
Wonderful exposition of the Divine Liturgy and the Orthodox worldview.Published 4 months ago by Michael Williams
If you are new to Orthodoxy...read a bunch of other books first. Read this maybe on year 5 of becoming orthodox. There are plenty of better books to learn from. Read morePublished 5 months ago by Amazon Customer
I'd been hearing much about this book through my seminary studies, but never got around to reading it. I was doing some research into the sacraments and so this was a must have. Read morePublished 8 months ago by Ryan Scott
A simple yet brilliant exposition on the meaning and nature of Sacraments and the sacramental life from an Orthodox point of view which is more universal than orthodox. Read morePublished 9 months ago by John W. Westcott
I love this book, I return to it many times I've purchased and given away several hardcopies, and most recently bought the Kindle edition. Read morePublished 10 months ago by robert
This book was recommended by one of my seminary professors. I purchased it through Amazon because it was not available locally. Read morePublished 12 months ago by Mark Marmon
Schmemann took a wide look at the nature of creation and our participation in it's redemption through the grace of Christ's ministry & sacrifice. Read morePublished 16 months ago by Kenneth Butcher