Please check out a few new adult and children’s books that have been added to our small but valuable parish library!
Acquiring the Mind of Christ: Embracing the Vision of the Orthodox Church (St. Tikhon’s Seminary Press) by Archimandrite Sergius, Abbot of St. Tikhon’s Monastery. From the publisher: St. Paul clearly states: “Let this mind be in you which was also in Christ Jesus…” (Phil 2:5.) How do we acquire this Mind of Christ and where is it to be found? For the Orthodox Christian, salvation is the acquisition of this Mind of Christ which is to be found in the Church. This acquisition moves us from the image of God to the likeness of God; through our obedience to this call we begin to know God and this knowledge is eternal life (John 17:3). This small book hopes to begin to answer how acquiring the Mind of Christ is possible and why it is necessary in our lives today.