St. John of Sinai on Sorrow that Produces Joy
April 12, 2013 Length: 13:01
In this week’s broadcast, Archimandrite Irenei examines several sections from St John’s Ladder to Paradise, read throughout Great Lent and particularly remembered in this Fifth Week, dealing especially with the paradoxes of spiritual life and the mystery of a "joy-creating sorrow."
"I have been an AFR listener for years. It helped to lead me out of the chaos that had become my life-long pilgrimage in Anglicanism, and now sustains me and helps me to grow in Orthodoxy."