Church School Library

The following books and media are available in the Church School library which is housed in its own closet in the Parish Conference Room. To check them out please sign the lending book in the book closet.


Books

A Monk of the Eastern Church, The Year of Grace of the Lord; A Scriptural and Liturgical Commentary on the Calendar of the Orthodox Church (St. Vladimir’s Seminary Press, 1980)

Ancient Faith Publishing (Author), Megan Gilbert (Illustrator). A Child's Guide to the Divine Liturgy. Ancient Faith Publishing, Chesterton, Indiana, 2014.

Archbishop Anastasios (Yannoulatos), Facing the World, Orthodox Christian Essays on Global Concerns (St. Vladimir’s Press, 2003)

Avramis, Fr. Tom, Preparing to Receive Holy Communion, A Guide To Frequent Participation In Holy Communion For The Orthodox Christian. Light & Life Publishing, Minneapolis, Minnesota, 1986.

Baggley, John, Festival Icons For the Christian Year (St. Vladimir’s Press, 2000)

Beck, David, Flames of Wisdom, Patristic Counsel for Contemporary Life (Light & Life, 1994)

Bezzerides, Ann Mitsakos, editor, Christ at Work, Orthodox Christian Perspectives on Vocation (Holy Cross Orthodox Press, 2006)

Bloom, Anthony, Beginning to Pray (Paulist Press, 1970)

Cabasilas, Nicholas, The Life of Christ (St. Vladimir’s Press, 1974)

Cabasilas, Nicholas. A Commentary on the Divine Liturgy.  St. Vladimir’s Seminary Press, Yonkers, New York

Calivas, Alkiviadis C., Great Week and Pascha in the Greek Orthodox Church (Holy Cross Orthodox Press, 2004)

Cavarnos, Constantine, Orthodox Iconography (Institute for Byzantine and Modern Greek Studies, 1977)            

Chryssavgis, John, Beyond the Shattered Image, Insights Into an Orthodox Christian Ecological Worldview (Light & Life 2007 2nd edition)

Chryssavgis, John, In the Heart of the Desert, The Spirituality of the Desert Fathers and Mothers (World Wisdom, 2003)

Chryssavgis, John, Soul MendingThe Art of Spiritual Direction (Holy Cross Orthodox Press, 2000)

Coniaris, Anthony M. editor. Daily Readings From the Writings of St. John Chrysostom. Light & Life Publishing, Minneapolis, Minnesota 1988.

Coniaris, Anthony M. Icons Speak: their message, Introducing the Twelve Great Feast Days of Orthodoxy Christianity through the written and visual Gospel (the Bible and Icon) emphasizing their meaning for us today. Light & Life Publishing, Minneapolis, Minnesota, 2012.

Coniaris, Anthony M. These are the Sacraments: The Life-Giving Mysteries of the Orthodox Church Light & Life Publishing, Minneapolis, Minnesota, 1981.

Coniaris, Anthony M., Living a Balanced Life in an Unbalanced World, Light & Life Publishing, Minneapolis, Minnesota, Second Printing 2009.

Coniaris, Anthony M., Living Responsibly in an Age of Excuses, Whatever Happened to Moral Responsibility? Light & Life Publishing, Minneapolis, Minnesota, Second Printing 1999.

Coniaris, Anthony M., Your Baby’s Baptism in the Orthodox Church, Light & Life Publishing, Minneapolis, Minnesota, Second Printing 1991.

Coniaris, Anthony, Sacred Symbols that Speak, Vol. I (Light & Life, 1985)

Coniaris, Anthony, Sacred Symbols that Speak, Vol. II (Light & Life, 1987)

Coniaris, Anthony, These Are the Sacraments, The Life-Giving Mysteries of the Orthodox Church (Light & Life, 1981)

Cowan, Deborah, translator, The Year of Grace of the Lord, A Scriptural and Liturgical Commentary on the Calendar of the Orthodox Church (St. Vladimir’s Press, 1980)

Dunaway, Fr. Marc, Orthodox Answers to Frequently Asked Questions (Conciliar Press, 2002)

Dunlop, Olga, The Living God, a catechism Vol. 1 (St. Vladimir’s Press, 2004)

Dunlop, Olga, The Living God, a catechism Vol. 2 (St. Vladimir’s Press, 2004)

Eleftheriou, Basil, Encyclopedia of the Major Saints and Fathers of the Orthodox Church Vol. I (Light & Life, 2000)

Eleftheriou, Basil, Encyclopedia of the Major Saints and Fathers of the Orthodox Church Vol. II (Light & Life, 2001)

Eleftheriou, Basil, Encyclopedia of the Major Saints and Fathers of the Orthodox Church Vol. III (Light & Life, 2007)

Eleftheriou, Basil, Encyclopedia of the Major Saints and Fathers of the Orthodox Church Vol. IV (Light & Life, 2009)

FitzGerald Karidoyanes, Kyriaki, Encountering Women of Faith, Saint Catherine’s Vision Collection Vol.1 (InterOrthodox Press 2005)

FitzGerald Karidoyanes, Kyriaki, Living the Beatitudes: Perspectives From Orthodox Spiritually (Holy Cross Orthodox Press, 2006)

Golini, Ronald, Making Byzantine Vestments, Light & Life Publishing, Minneapolis, Minnesota, 1978.

Gregorios, Hieromonk. The Divine Liturgy: A Commentary in the Light of the Fathers, Newrome Press LLC, Columbia, Missouri, 2012.

Grube, George, The Orthodox Church A to Z (Light & Life, 2007)

Grube, George, What the Church Fathers Say About…Vols. I & II (Light & Life, 2005)

Grube, George, What the Church Fathers Say About…Vol. III (Light & Life, 2007)

Haldas, Michael, On Our Mystical Supper: The Eucharist (Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America, Department of Religious Education, 2009)

Hallick Paloumpis, Mary, The Treasured Traditions and Customs of the Orthodox Churches, A Fascinating Study of the Richness of Traditional Orthodox Religious Customs. , Light & Life Publishing, Minneapolis, Minnesota, 2001.

Hallick Paloumpis, Mary, The Story of Icons (Holly Cross Orthodox Press, 2001)

Harakas, Stanley S., Orthodox Christian Beliefs About the Bible: Real Questions from Real People (Light & Life, 2003)

Harakas, Stanley Samuel, Health and Medicine in the Eastern Orthodox Tradition, Light & Life Publishing, Minneapolis, Minnesota, Reprint Edition 1996

Harakas, Stanley Samuel, Orthodox Christian Beliefs Real, Answers to Real Questions from Real People. Light & Life Publishing, Minneapolis, Minnesota, 2002.

Harakas, Stanley Samuel, Wholeness of Faith and Life: Orthodox Christian Ethics, Part 1, Patristic Ethics. Holy Cross Orthodox Press, Brookline, Massachusetts, 1999.

Harakas, Stanley Samuel, Wholeness of Faith and Life: Orthodox Christian Ethics, Part 2, Church Life Ethics. Holy Cross Orthodox Press, Brookline, Massachusetts, 1999.

Harakas, Stanley Samuel, Wholeness of Faith and Life: Orthodox Christian Ethics, Part 3, Orthodox Social Ethics. Holy Cross Orthodox Press, Brookline, Massachusetts, 1999.

Harakas,Stanley S. , Orthodox Christian Beliefs: Real Answers to Real Questions From Real People (Light & Life 2002)

Hill, Robert Charles, St. John Chrysostom, Spiritual Gems from the Book of Psalms, (Holy Cross Orthodox Press, 2004)

Hill, Robert Charles, St. John Chrysostom, Spiritual Gems from the Gospel of Matthew, (Holy Cross Orthodox Press, 2004)

Hopko, Thomas,The Orthodox Faith, Volume III: Bible and Church History (Department of Religious Education Orthodox Church in America, 2007)

Hopko, Thomas,The Orthodox Faith, Volume IV: Spirituality (Department of Religious Education Orthodox Church in America, 1981)

Hronas, Georgia, The Holy Unmercenary Doctors, The Saints Anargyroi Physicians and Healers of the Orthodox Church, Light & Life Publishing, Minneapolis, Minnesota, 1999

Iakonos-Dalalakis, Helen, Nicholas Wins the Prize, Young Nicholas Experiences the Sacrament of Confession, Light & Life Publishing, Minneapolis, Minnesota, 2003.

Icon Packet, Come Bless the Lord (GOD WITH US Catechetical Series, 1976)

Jacobs, Elizabeth, Blessed is the Kingdom, An Interactive Orthodox Catechism for Children Six to Twelve Years Old, St. Simeon Press, 2003.

Keller, Marie Noel, Priscilla and Aquila: Paul’s Coworkers in Christ Jesus (Liturgical Press, 2010)

Mathews, Rev. Father Constantine, Eastern Orthodoxy Compared; Her Main Teachings and Significant Differences with Roman Catholicism and the Major Protestant Denominations (Light & Life Publishing Co., 2006)

Melackrinos, Marusia and Kyriacou, Christina, We Cook, We Pray, We Learn, Light & Life Publishing, Minneapolis, Minnesota, 2010.

Meyendorff, Paul, translator, The Incarnate God, The Feasts of Jesus Christ and the Virgin Mary Vol. 1 (St. Vladimir’s Press, 1995)

Meyendorff, Paul, translator, The Incarnate God, The Feasts of Jesus Christ and the Virgin Mary Vol. 2 (St. Vladimir’s Press, 1995)

Meyendorff, Paul, The Anointing of the Sick, Orthodox Liturgy Series Book One (St. Vladimir’s Seminary Press, 2009)

Nissiotis, N.A., Interpreting Orthodoxy To Western Church Traditions, Light & Life Publishing, Minneapolis, Minnesota, Reprinted with permission from .THE ECUMENICAL REVIEW

O’Callaghan, Rev. Father Paul, An Eastern Orthodox Response to Evangelical Claims (Light & Life Publishing Co., 1984)

Ouspensky, Leonid & Lossky, Vladimir, The Meaning of Icons (St. Vladimir’s Press, 1982)

Papanikolaou, Aristotle & Prodromou, Elizabeth H. Editors, Thinking Through Faith; New Perspectives From Orthodox Christian Scholars (St. Vladimir’s Seminary Press, 2008)

Pappas, Barbara, The Christian Life in the ‘Early Church and Today According to St. Paul’s First Epistle to the Corinthians (Amos Publications, 1989)

Pennock, Dee, Who is God? Who Am I? Who Are You? (Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America, Department of Religious Education, 2005)

Pennock, Dee, Who is God? Who Am I? Who Are You? (Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America, Department of Religious Education, 1973)

Poulos, George, Orthodox Saints Vol. I January – March (Holy Cross Orthodox Press, 2005)

Poulos, George, Orthodox Saints Vol. II April – June (Holy Cross Orthodox Press, 2005)

Poulos, George, Orthodox Saints Vol. III July – September (Holy Cross Orthodox Press, 2005)

Poulos, George, Orthodox Saints Vol. IV October – December (Holy Cross Orthodox Press, 2005)

Praxis, Special Issue: Clergy-Laity Congress 2010, Come & See (Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America, Department of Religious Education)

Praxis, Vol. 10, Issue 2: Our Byzantine Heritage (Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America, Department of Religious Education, Winter 2011)

Praxis, Vol. 11, Issue 1: Icons (Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America, Department of Religious Education, Fall 2011)

Praxis, Vol. 09, Issue 3: Prayer (Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America, Department of Religious Education, Spring 2010)

Pulcini, Fr. Theodore, Orthodoxy and Catholicism; What are the Differences (Conciliar Press, 1995)

Sakellariou, Shannon, A Lamp to My Feet; An Introduction to the Bible (Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America, Department of Religious Education, 2010)

Sánchez-Escobar, Ángel F. The liturgical environment: The Orthodox Church building and liturgical vestments. The St. Stephen Harding College Publishing House, Winston-Salem, NC, 2009.

Schmemann, Alexander. The Eucharist: Sacrament of the Kingdom. St. Vladimir’s Seminary Press, Yonkers, New York, 1988.

St. Basil the Great, On Social Justice, “I Will Tear Down My Barns” (St. Vladimir’s Press,2009)

Stylianopoulos, Theodore, A Year of the Lord; Liturgical Bible Studies 1 Fall (1 September-14 November) (Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America, Department of Religious Education, 1981)

Stylianopoulos, Theodore, A Year of the Lord; Liturgical Bible Studies 2 Late Fall & Winter (15 November to Beginning of Triodion), (Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America, Department of Religious Education, 1982)

Stylianopoulos, Theodore, A Year of the Lord; Liturgical Bible Studies 3 Triodion & Lent (Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America A Y, Department of Religious Education, 1983)

Stylianopoulos, Theodore, A Year of the Lord; Liturgical Bible Studies 4 Easter to Pentecost (Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America, Department of Religious Education, 1985)

Stylianopoulos, Theodore, A Year of the Lord; Liturgical Bible Studies 5 Summer (Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America, Department of Religious Education, 1988

Stylianopoulos, Theodore, The Way of Christ Gospel; Spiritual Life and Renewal in Orthodoxy (Holy Cross Orthodox Press, 2002)

Swindle, Fr. Deacon Mark, Trivial Tidbits of the Major Feasts of the Orthodox Church, Light & Life Publishing, Minneapolis, Minnesota, 2008.

Thekla, Mother (Translated by). The Blessing of Icons, Light & Life Publishing, Minneapolis, Minnesota

Theodore, Iakovia, A Special Gift To God, Light & Life Publishing, Minneapolis, Minnesota, Second Printing 2000.

Theokritoff, Elizabeth, Living In God’s Creation, Orthodox Perspectives on Ecology (St. Vladimir’s Press 2009)

Tradigo, Alfredo, Icons and Saints of the Eastern Orthodox Church (Getty Publications,2006)

Van de Weyer, Robert, On Living Simply, The Golden Voice of John Chrysostom, (Liguori/Triumph, 1996)

Ward, Benedicta, translator, The Sayings of the Desert Fathers (Cistercian Publications, 1975)

Ware, Kallistos, When You Fast (Conciliar Press)

Webber, Archimandrite Meletios, Bread & Water, Wine & Oil; An Orthodox Christian Experience of God (Conciliar Press, 2007)

Williams, Benjamin D., Anstall, Harold B. Orthodox Worship A Living Continuity With the Temple, the Synagogue and the Early Church.  Light & Life Publishing, Minneapolis, Minnesota 1990.

Woloschak, Gayle E. More Challenge Questions on Orthodoxy A to Z for Students, Volume 2. , Light & Life Publishing, Minneapolis, Minnesota, 2002.


DVD & CD

60 Minutes CBS News, The Monks of Mount Athos (DVD, 41 minutes)

60 Minutes CBS News,His All Holiness Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew, an Interview (DVD, 14 minutes)

60 Minutes CBS News, His All Holiness Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew, an interview by correspondent Bob Simon (DVD, Dec. 20, 2009)

Anadysis Films, By the Hand (10 Byzantine churches) , (DVD, 2002)

Cyprus Tourism Organisation, By the Hand (DVD, 2002)

Faith & Values Media, The Other Holy Land; A Journey to Authentic Biblical and Early Christian Sites in Turkey, (DVD, 56 minutes)

Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America Put on Christ: Baptism & Chrismation (CD-ROM, Department of Religious Education)

Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America The Ecumenical Patriarchate (CD-ROM, Department of Religious Education)

Greek Orthodox Telecommunications, Enter In: Exploring the Feasts of the Church (4DVDs, each approximately 15 minutes)

Greek Orthodox Telecommunications, Epiphany: Festival of Lights (DVD, 1hour)

Greek Orthodox Telecommunications, Holy Image: Holy Space, Part 1 Windows to Heaven (DVD, 28.5 minutes)

Greek Orthodox Telecommunications, Holy Image: Holy Space, Part 2 A Theology of Colors (DVD 58 minutes)

Greek Orthodox Telecommunications, Pascha, the Resurrection of Christ (DVD)

Greek Orthodox Telecommunications, Religion, Science and the Environment, The Artic: The Consequences of Human Folly (DVD, 30 minutes)

Greek Orthodox Telecommunications, The History and Holy Sacraments of Orthodox Christianity: Baptism and Chrismation (DVD, 46 minutes)

Hendrickson Publications, Inc., Holy Bible, Complete King James Version Old &New Testament (DVD,70 hours)

NTSC Holy Land Journey (DVD, 2 hours)

Phillip Georgious Productions, Introduction to Orthodox Christianity Part 1; Lecture & Power Point by Fr. Michael K. Courey (DVD 1 & 2,)

Phillip Georgious Productions, Introduction to Orthodox Christianity Part 2; Lecture & Power Point by Fr. Michael K. Courey (DVD 3 & 4)

Phillip Georgious Productions, Introduction to Orthodox Christianity Part 3; Lecture & Power Point by Fr. Michael K.Courey (DVD 5 & 6)

The Return of the Relics of the Saints Gregory the Theologian & John Chtysostom (DVD)

WGBH Boston Video, Walking the Bible, A Journey by Land Through the Five Books of Moses (2 DVDs, 168 minutes)