Encyclopedia of the Major Saints and Fathers of the Orthodox Church: Volume 1
Includes the lives of 100 major saints most of whom were canonized prior to the 10th century. Includes, additionally, the lives of 44 early Church Fathers and philosophers and their theological contributions, as well as a brief description of the seven Ecumenical Councils and their decisions. Researched extensively for accuracy, it is written in a simple language for the average layperson. 2nd printing.