'Book of the newly revealed miracles of St Sergius'
Savva Leontʾev syn Azarʾin
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…