Sts. Theophan and Ignatius Study Group

We have a Sts. Theophan the Recluse and Ignatius Brianchaninov Study Group at St. Nicholas.  We meet virtually on Tuesday nights via Google Meet.

If you would like to join the group, use the contact form on this site and select “webmaster only” as the recipient.

Here you can find materials used by the group.

Past and Upcoming Readings (roughly in order):

Some summary texts on important topics:


Here are a list of books in the order in which we will study them with Amazon links. Before you order these, please do the following first:

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  • Or go to instead, and select St. Nicholas Orthodox Church in Saratoga, CA as your charity.  Then every time you use the smile site instead of the regular Amazon site, you make a donation to the church with every purchase!

Then click on the links below to order the books: