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Author Kenworthy, Scott M.

Title The heart of Russia : Trinity-Sergius, monasticism, and society after 1825 / Scott M. Kenworthy
Published Washington, D.C. : Woodrow Wilson Center Press ; Oxford University Press, ©2010
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Description 1 online resource (xv, 528 pages) : illustrations
Contents Introduction: Reviving Monasticism in Modern Russia -- Trinity-Sergius: The Heart of Russia -- Gethsemane: The Cradle of Monasticism -- Monks: Social History and Spiritual Life -- Pilgrims: Pilgrimage, Relics, and Miracles -- Reform: Revered Elders and Monastic Congresses -- Politics: Monasticism on the Eve of Revolution -- Revolution: Trinity-Sergius and the Bolsheviks, 1917-1921 -- Golgotha: Revival and Terror, 1921-1938 -- Epilogue: Resurrection
Summary Studies in particular monastic revivals in the 19th and 20th centuries, as epitomized by Trinity-Sergius
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 483-509) and index
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Subject Troit͡se-Sergieva lavra -- History -- 19th century.
Troit͡se-Sergieva lavra -- History -- 20th century.
Christian sociology -- Russkai͡a pravoslavnai͡a t͡serkovʹ -- History -- 19th century
Christian sociology -- Russkai͡a pravoslavnai͡a t͡serkovʹ -- History -- 20th century
Sergiev Posad (Russia) -- Church history -- 19th century.
Sergiev Posad (Russia) -- Church history -- 20th century.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0199379416 (electronic bk.)
9780199379415 (electronic bk.)