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Author Chumley, Norris J.

Title Mysteries of the Jesus prayer [OverDrive electronic resource] : experiencing the presence of God and a pilgrimage to the heart of an ancient spirituality / Norris J. Chumley ; [foreword by Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew].

Edition First edition.
Publication Info. New York : HarperOne, [2011]
©2011
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Description 1 online resource (195 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates) : illustrations (some color).
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The power of the Jesus prayer -- The living tradition of the Jesus prayer : the monasteries of St. Antony and St. Catherine -- The life-transforming power of one brief prayer -- The Jesus prayer on the holy mountain : the monasteries of Mount Athos -- The history of the Jesus prayer -- The Jesus prayer in the painted churches of Romania -- Following the Jesus prayer into the caves of Kiev -- The Jesus prayer amid the grandeur of Russia.
Summary An illustrated companion to the PBS documentary reveals the history, practices, and timeless wisdom of the holy men and women of the Orthodox Church who have built lives of humility and a constant connection to God through a simple prayer.
Subject Jesus prayer.
Spiritual life -- Christianity.
Genre Electronic books.
Added Author Bartholomew I, Ecumenical Patriarch of Constantinople, 1940-
Other Form: Print version: Chumley, Norris J. Mysteries of the Jesus prayer. 1st ed. New York : HarperOne, c2011 9780061874178 (OCoLC)641532456
ISBN 9780062041708 (electronic bk.)
0062041703 (electronic bk.)
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