The diocese joyfully announces the availability of its publication, The Great Lent, part of the popular Treasures of the Fathers series.
The Great Lent is Volume II of the series, and it offers readers a rich treasure of patristic writings from St. Athanasius, St. Cyril of Alexandria, St. John Chrysostom, St. Gregory Nazianzen, the Scholar Origen, and many others. Also included in this volume is a series of three articles containing an introduction to the spirituality of the Great Lent, a history of the Great Lent fast reflecting the most recent scholarship as to the origins of this fast, and a general overview of its Sunday gospel readings.
The book is available from our online store today at the following link:
St. Paul Brotherhood Publications
You can review the content of the book by downloading a PDF of the Table of Contents.
Orders placed this week will ship on or before February 2 in time for Preparation Week of the Great Lent.
The diocese encourages every believer–and especially the youth and servants–to obtain a copy of this book and use it throughout the coming Great Lent season to enhance the spirituality and benefit of this holy fast.