This week marked the birthday (Sept. 13) of the late Orthodox theologian Alexander Schmemann.
To mark the occasion, we offer the following introductory guide to his theology.
1) For the Life of the World: Sacraments and Orthodoxy
For the Life of the World is undoubtedly Schmemann’s masterpiece. Elegant both in its theology and its prose, this work is essential reading for all Christians, and especially for those who study theology.