STARETZ OF MACARIUS OPTINO, MACARIUS STARETZ
Title: Russian Letters of Spiritual Direction, 1834-1860
Binding: Paper Back
Book Condition: New
Publisher: St Vladimirs Seminary Pr March 1997
0913836230 / 9780913836231
Seller ID: 171052
In these letters are questions and answers on all manner of subjects. Macarius' responses are invariably concrete, not a generalized rule of conduct for all. This realization of freedom within tradition -- so characteristic of Orthodox spirituality -- makes his advice pertinent today.