Man of God: Saint John of Shanghai & San Francisco.

By: Archpriest Peter Perekrsetov. (compiled by).

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8vo - 21 x 13.5 cm.; 255 pp. This English edition was translated and revised from the Russian "Arkhiepiskop Joann (Maksimovitch) arkhipastyr, molitvennik, podvizhnik" of 1991 which was published by the Diocese of Western America & San Francisco Russian Orthodox Church Outside Russia. The English edition was first published in 1994 and this is the second printing. Illustrated with black and white photographs and a tipped-in full colour icon reproduction of Saint John on the verso of the half title page. In 4 principal parts: I - Reminiscences (18 in all), II - Testimonies concerning Archbishop John's power of prayer, III - "Sermons and Homilies (22 in all), IV - Decrees and exhortations issued by Archbishop John. One page chronology on page 11 followed by a translation the original introduction to the Russian edition by Archbishop Antony. At the back, one appendix: "Report to the Synod of Bishops by the Commission which examined the remains of the Hierarch John of Shanghai and San Francisco", and a 2 page glossary. Previous owner's name on the first page, mild wear and scuffing to the covers, otherwise clean with a tight binding.

Title: Man of God: Saint John of Shanghai & San Francisco.

Author Name: Archpriest Peter Perekrsetov. (compiled by).

Categories: Catholic - Biography,

Publisher: Redding, California., Nikiodemos Orthodox Publication Society.: 1995

Binding: Soft Cover

Book Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: 33550

Keywords: Biography; Hagiography; Catholic;