This book will be of great help to those who desire to understand the Divine Liturgy, and the traditions of the Eastern Orthodox Church. Following writers like Kallistos Ware or Thomas Hopko, Fr Vassilios expertly explains the routine, start to finish. In this book you follow the liturgy. The reverend further goes in to depth the creed and the Lord's prayer, both well known amongst church goers, yet always in need to be explained. This book will be of great help to those known and unknown to the Orthodox church.
As for the author, outside of this book his speeches, sermons and online lessons are of great help. He deals with the complex in a way understandable to all of us. It is without doubt that we will see from this more to come, and that many unknown to Orthodox Christianity will find out more, and those who wish to know more of their own faith will find this book of great help, especially in this time of increasing ecumenism, it is more important than ever that people should get to know the Orthodox Church and its rich history and traditions.