Thursday, December 13, 2012

Father Alexander--Memory Eternal (1921-1983)

Today is the 29th anniversary of the falling asleep of Father Alexander Schmemann. For the past decade or so his sermons, essays, books, diaries, and life have influenced me greatly. Below is a link to a free online website where you can read many of his writings. You can find his books on

Also, if you are so inclined my recent book Church, World, and Kingdom provides a greater context into his life and legacy especially regarding his theological formation in France.

May Father Alexander's memory be eternal!