Tabletop prayer guide: This guide provides a collection of Orthodox prayers and meditations for daily use. It can be used for both personal and family prayer time. Stand it on your kitchen table or another place where your family regularly gathers.
"This arch-shaped plaque, sized to fit over a doorway, displays one of the oldest prayers of Christendom, found carved on the wall of a home in Chalcedon: 'May the Lord in His Mercy Protect US as We Go In and Out.'" Available at Conciliar Press.
Mother Thekla, who died on August 7 aged was the last surviving nun to have occupied the enclosed Orthodox Monastery of the Assumption in North Yorkshire, but became better known to the wider world as the spiritual muse of the composer Sir John Tavener.