Blessed John the Wonderworker

A Preliminary Account of the Life and Miracles of Archbishop John Maximovitch by Seraphim Rose

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ContributionsSaint Herman of Alaska Brotherhood (Corporate Author)
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages477
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8417182M
ISBN 100938635018
ISBN 109780938635017
OCLC/WorldCa19847567

  Fr. John was glorified (recognized as a saint by the Orthodox Church) in , and is often called St. John the Wonderworker. It was a joy to visit this place — my third time — with our friends and pray together, some of us asking St. John’s prayers as well. I read more books: on the Seven Ecumenical Councils, on the Divine Liturgy, and about John Chrysostom, St. Basil, St. Cyril, and Gregory the Theologian. I came to realize very soon that here was the tradition, the authenticity, and the genuine seriousness about God and about “community” that I . Bishop of Polybatum, in Phrygia. He was a defender of sacred images in the face of the ascendancy of the Iconoclasts. His position placed him in considerable danger with the Ionoclast Emperor Leo V the Armenian, but he performed so many miracles that the ruler did not dare to persecute him. Blessed Slava! Welcome to St. John the Wonderworker Orthodox Church in Eugene, Oregon, a parish of the Serbian Orthodox Diocese of Western America.. The Orthodox Church is the Christian Church founded by the Apostles of Jesus Christ, who traveled throughout the world, sharing what they learned from Christ and establishing communities dedicated to the spiritual life that nourishes the soul.

Bishop Alexander (Mileant) of blessed memory has justly called St John ‘one of the greatest saints of our time’, and others have said of him that he ‘was like unto the Saints of old’ (Hieromonks Seraphim [Rose] and Herman [Podmoshensky], Blessed John the Wonderworker: A Preliminary Account of the Life and Miracles of Archbishop John. The future St. John was born June 4, in the southern Russian village (present day Ukraine) of Adamovka in the Kharkiv province to God-loving aristocrats Boris (+) and Glafira (+) Maximovitch. He was baptized with the name Michael, receiving the Holy Archangel Michael as his Heavenly patron. The Maximovitch family includes in its family tree the illumined teacher and writer, St. Saint Basil the Blessed, Wonderworker of Moscow, was born in December on the portico of the Elokhov church in honor of the Vladimir Icon of the Most Holy Theotokos outside Moscow. His parents were commoners and sent their son to be trained as a cobbler. Saint Christodoulos the Wonderworker, founder of the Monastery of St. John the Theologian on Patmos, is commemorated on March 16th (his repose) and today (October 21st) with the uncovering of his holy relics. Today is also the name day of a very special priest in Australia, Archimandrite Christodoulos Economou.

We regularly have book studies and classes at St. John the Wonderworker wherein we learn about this treasury of spiritual riches. Additionally, we occasionally sponsor speakers who visit our community in order to lead us deeper into this treasury, either speaking at St. John the Wonderworker .

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Manifesting many contrasting forms of sanctity, he was at one a God-inspired theologian and a Fool-for-Christ, a zealous missionary.

Blessed John the Wonderworker (June 19/July 2) (†) Blessed John the Wonderworker was born on June 4, in the village of Adamovka in Southern Russia. A weak and unhealthy child, he would be a tower of strength for the poor and a source of comfort for the afflicted.

Blessed John the Wonderworker: A Preliminary Account of the Life and Miracles of Archbishop John Maximovitch 3rd Revised edition by Rose, Fr. Seraphim () Paperback [Paperback] [ ]. THE BLESSED ARCHBISHOP JOHN of Shanghai and San Francisco was canonized as a Saint by the Russian Church on July 2 It was a wonderful and unforgettable event to which hundreds of clergy and many thousands of laymen came from all over the world.

And now, with the publication of Blessed John the Wonderworker and other books and articles. *The first edition of Blessed John the Wonderworker, printed while Fr. Seraphim was still alive, contained the chapter, "The Discovery of Metropolitan Anthony," concerning Metropolitan Anthony's great influence on Vladyka John.

This was omitted in later editions. Part I: Materials on the life of blessed John --Bishop Savva, first chronicler of blessed John's life and miracles --The Vita Prima of blessed John --Childhood --Teacher at the Bitol seminary, Yugoslavia --Wonderworker of Shanghai --Victim of envy --Apostle to the West --Blessed John in the Netherlands --The death of a saint --The sepulchre.

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Rejoice, O holy Hierarch John, wonderworker of the latter times. Kontakion Thy life was a hymn to the Most Holy Trinity, surpassing others in thought, word and deed, O most blessed John.

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Holy Saint John, pray to God for us. PETER I. IONIN In Shanghai my father served, for a period of time, as Bishop John’s Secretary of. The Virgin Mary and the Apostle John was said to appear to St. Gregory the Wonderworker (), before he was ordained bishop of Neocaesarea.

The apostle, at the urging of Mary, would provide all the necessary clarifications to the Saint around the theological issues, particularly on the mystery of the Trinity, then the subject of strong. Reading. Saint John of Kronstadt was a married priest, who lived with his wife in virginity. Through his untiring labours in his priestly duties and love for the poor and sinners, he was granted by our Lord great gifts of clairvoyance and miracle-working, to such a degree that in the last years of his life miracles of healing--both of body and soul--were performed countless times each day.

the vision of our holy father john, wonderworker of kronstadt The Holy and Righteous John of Kronstadt recalled this vision which he had in January of After evening prayers I laid down to rest a little in my dimly lit cell since I was fatigued. “Blessed is our God, always, now and ever, and unto the ages of ages.” John the Blessed went and stood behind him, and his wife, having nursed their baby, also went to stand near him, with her arms crossed [over her chest].

Basil said the whole of Matins and the entire Liturgy, and blessed the household. Even if the churches which are built should fall to ruin, the names of those who contributed to their construction will be written in God’s eternal books, and the prayers which arose from within these Churches will be sealed.

+St. John the Wonderworker, “On Building Churches” () St. John. Seraphim Rose (born Eugene Dennis Rose; Aug – September 2, ), also known as Seraphim of Platina, was an American hieromonk of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside Russia who co-founded the St.

Herman of Alaska Monastery in Platina, translated Orthodox Christian texts and authored several works (some of them considered polemical).

Saint John of Shanghai and San Francisco, or St. John the Wonderworker, also known as Vladika Maximovitch, John Maximovitch, (4 June – 2 July ), was a prominent Eastern Orthodox ascetic and hierarch of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside Russia (ROCOR) who was active in the midth century.

He was a pastor and spiritual father of high reputation and a reputed wonderworker .Prayers to the Holy Hierarch John Wonderworker of Shanghai & San Francisco.

Prayer 1. O wondrous hierarch John, thou didst stretch thy heart to encompass within it a multitude of people from among diverse nations and peoples who honor thee.