Paperback: 128 pages
Publisher: Aeterna Press (May 11, 2015)
Product Dimensions: 6 x 0.3 x 9 inches
Amazon Rank: 1537136
Format: PDF ePub djvu book
Basil the elder—for father and son were named alike—was a teacher of rhetoric, and an advocate in large practice. He was a Christian of the best and most earnest type, and when Gregory of Nazianzus addressed his panegyric of the younger Basil to a large audience he was able to assume that the reputation of the father would be known to them all. But the future saint owed his earliest religious education to his grandmother Macrina, who brought him ...