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Father Seraphim Rose

Father Seraphim Rose on ‘Super-Correctness’ in Orthodoxy Today – ‘Fanaticism hinders a man’s understanding, but true faith gives it freedom.’ St. Macarius of Optina

The following article represents a chapter from the book “Father Seraphim Rose: His Life and Works” by Hieromonk Damascene. Based on Fr Seraphim’s letters to Fr Alexis Young and others, it describes Fr Seraphim’s spiritual confrontation with Boston Transfiguration Monastery: “orthodoxy of the heart” vs. “orthodoxy of the mind”.   *** Of all the modern […]

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