- By Hélène Iswolsky

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

  • Title: Light before dusk; a Russian Catholic in France, 1923-1941
  • Author: Hélène Iswolsky
  • ISBN: null
  • Page: 423
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Light before dusk a Russian Catholic in France Series Golden measure booksSubject Catholic Church Oriental rites Catholic Church France Catholic converts World War France

    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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