Theology, Dogma, and Revelation in the Vision of Elder Sophrony

Elder Sophrony considered his encounter with St. Silouan to be the greatest event of his life. One might readily ask, how this could be? Sophrony, since childhood, had mingled with the elite societies of Moscow and Paris, received the highest level of education, the famed theologian, Sergei Bulgakov, had served briefly as his mentor at …