Light before dusk; a Russian Catholic in France, 1923-1941

Light before dusk a Russian Catholic in France Series Golden measure booksSubject Catholic Church Oriental rites Catholic Church France Catholic converts World War France

  • Title: Light before dusk; a Russian Catholic in France, 1923-1941
  • Author: Hélène Iswolsky
  • ISBN: null
  • Page: 365
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Series Golden measure booksSubject Catholic Church Oriental rites.Catholic Church France.Catholic converts.World War, 1939 1945 France.

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    1. These are the recollections of a Russian emigre in France, on a mission to heal the rift between the Catholic and Orthodox Christian churches. A convert to the Catholic faith, she tries to reconcile her Orthodox friends by emphasizing their common roots and beliefs. She draws on the teachings of her philosopher friends Jacques Maritain, a Catholic, and Nicholas Berdiaeff, an Orthodox, both of whom had abandoned materialism and socialism in favor of spiritual values and Christian humanism. They a [...]

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