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The author has selected, photographed, and commented on more than one hundred representative works of the gifted iconographer Leonid Ouspensky (1902-1987), who rediscovered the sources of Orthodox Christian iconography and painted icons of immense theological and spiritual import. The volume includes a powerful biography by the iconographer’s spouse, Lydia Ouspensky, and a moving recollection of the master iconographer’s approach to icon painting, by his student, the author Monk Patrick. Published by SVS Press. Hardback only.


This introduction to icons offers an entry to the understanding of the significance and spirituality of icons. Historical background, biblical language, the visual language of icons and their interpretation. For art lovers and anyone interested in understanding more about icons. Published by St. Vladimir’s Seminary Press. Paperback only.


All 24 books of the Torah, Prophets, and Writings (Hebrew and English edition) are now at your fingertips in one magnificent volume, as interpreted by the classic sages of Talmudic and Rabbinic literature. This is a remarkable achievement. It enables everyone to obtain a basic knowledge of the entire Tanach from “In the beginning” to the return to Eretz Yisrael. For home, for office, for synagogue, for gifts this is an indispensable Book for the People of the Book. Edited by Rabbi Nosson Scherman in collaboration with an international team of scholars. Published by Mesorah Publications (2001), hardcover used copy.