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Holy women of Russia

Brenda Meehan-Waters

Holy women of Russia

the lives of five Orthodox women offer spiritual guidance for today

by Brenda Meehan-Waters

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Published by St. Vladimir"s Seminary Press in Crestwood, NY .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Christian biography -- Russia.,
  • Women -- Russia -- Religious life -- History -- 19th century.,
  • Monasticism and religious orders for women -- Orthodox Eastern Church -- History -- 19th century.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementBrenda Meehan ; preface by Thomas Hopko.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBX596
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 159p. ;
    Number of Pages159
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22391113M
    ISBN 100881411574

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