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 Kniga o novoiavlennykh chudesakh prepodobnogo Sergiia
(1,253 words)

'Book of the newly revealed miracles of St Sergius'

Savva Leontʾev syn Azarʾin

Date: 1646-54

Original Language: Old Russian


The Kniga is a supplement to the Zhitie (‘Life’) of St Sergius of Radonezh (1322-92), the initial version of which appeared at the beginning of the 15th century. In the foreword to the Kniga, Simon writes that he wishes to reveal numerous miracles that had taken place since the Zhitie appeared, in addition to which Tsar Aleksei Mikhailovich (1645-76) ha…

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Grishin, Evgeny, “ Kniga o novoiavlennykh chudesakh prepodobnogo Sergiia”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 07 June 2020 <>
First published online: 2015

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