JASINSKI Barlaam( spiritual writer XVII century)
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Biography JASINSKI Barlaam
Pupil of the Kiev Academy, in 1669 - 73 years was the rector of the Academy, rector of the Kiev-Pechersk Lavra. Then, to solve difficult and complex question of the subordination of western Russian hierarchy of the Moscow Patriarchate. White clergy sought to hierarchical union with Moscow, but the highest spiritual rank fear of dependence and want to stay in the fictitious and therefore does not shy subordinate to the Patriarch of Constantinople. Among the opponents of the connection was first and Barlaam. In 1690, Mr.. Barlaam is dedicated to the Moscow Patriarch in the metropolitans of Kiev, Galich and All Russia Malas. At his insistence, Dimitri Tuptalo set about drawing up their "Chetih Saints". They have historical interest and their own writings Barlaam calculated from Archimandrite Filaret the Survey of Russian spiritual literature ". - See. Shlyapkin Dmitri of Rostov and his time "(St. Petersburg, 1891).