Ware, Orthodox Church (1964)
Timothy Ware [father Kallistos], The Orthodox Church (Pelican, Penguin Books, London, New York 1964)
It is a clear, detailed introduction to the Orthodox Church written for the non-Orthodox as well as for Orthodox Christians who wish to learn more about their own tradition. Part One (pp. 17-199) describes the history of the Eastern Church over the last two thousand years and particularly its problems in twentieth-century Russia. Part Two (pp. 201-334) explains the beliefs and worship of the Orthodox today. Finally, father Kallistos, who joined the Orthodox Church in 1958, considers the possibilities of reunion between East and West. Further Reading pp. 335-340. Index pp. 341-352. Total pages 352 (paperback); map p. 18.
See also: New Edition 1993