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Resource: The Psychological Basis of the Jesus Prayer

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Description of Work

The Psychological Basis of Mental Prayer in the Heart is a three-volume work dedicated to the the study of the foundations of the Jesus Prayer. It has been written by an Orthodox monk, Fr Theophanes (Constantine). The complete text has been published on-line on the Internet, and the links given below are to the actual transcribed texts of the volumes.

via The Psychological Basis of Mental Prayer in the Heart: Description of Work.

Vol. 1. The Orthodox Doctrine of the Person

Vol. 2. The Evagrian Ascetical System

Vol. 3. Hesychian Sobriety

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Written by John Uebersax

January 31, 2009 at 11:08 am

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