Elder Barsanuphius of Optina

Elder Barsanuphius of Optina

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Victor Afanasiev

Volume VII in the Optina Elders series. A disciple of Elders Anatole and Nektary, Elder Barsanuphius reposed in 1913. Living and teaching in the days leading up to the Bolshevik horror, the story of his life is enhanced by excerpts from the journal of his cell-attendant, the future Elder Nikon, and by selections from his spiritual poetry. Perfect-Bound