Nicodemos of the Holy Mountain
A Handbook of Spriitual Counsel
Nicodemos (1749-1809), a monk of Saint Athos dedicated to asceticism and learning, was one of the most influential Orthodox writers of the last two centuries. His Handbook, written during the Age of Enlightenment in Europe, shares an exalted vision of human nature, but a vision that proceeds from the truths of revelation as interpreted by the Greek fathers, not Descartes.
Category: Classical Spirituality