Facing East: A Pilgrim's Journey into the Mysteries of Orthodoxy by Frederica Mathewes-GreenFacing East: A Pilgrim's Journey into the Mysteries of Orthodoxy by Frederica Mathewes-Green

Facing East: A Pilgrim's Journey into the Mysteries of Orthodoxy

byFrederica Mathewes-Green

Paperback | February 28, 2006

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The Classic Story of a Family's Pilgrimage
into the Orthodox Church

Veiled in the smoke of incense, the Eastern Orthodox Church has long been an enigma to the Western world. Yet, as Frederica Mathewes-Green discovered, it is a vital, living faith, rich in ritual beauty and steadfast in integrity. Utilizing the framework of the Orthodox calendar, Mathewes-Green chronicles a year in the life of her small Orthodox mission church, eloquently illustrating the joys and blessings an ancient faith can bring to the worshipers of today.

Frederica Mathewes-Green is the author of numerous books about early and Eastern Christian spirituality and the Orthodox Church. She is a columnist for Beliefnet.com, a commentator on National Public Radio, and writes movie reviews for National Review Online. She and her husband, Fr. Gregory Mathewes-Green, have three children and fiv...
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Title:Facing East: A Pilgrim's Journey into the Mysteries of OrthodoxyFormat:PaperbackDimensions:272 pages, 8 × 5.31 × 0.61 inPublished:February 28, 2006Publisher:HarperCollinsLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0060850000

ISBN - 13:9780060850005

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“I predict Facing East will inspire many to investigate Orthodoxy.”