- PhD Toma Rădulescu, The Church Mântuleasa, 2013

‘Based on the source, this present monography tries to convince the reader that the Church is the center of all actions which led to the evolution of the Romanian society, that is a fountain of light to which its parishioners drink, and also for those who turn to it accidentally or not. The location in the historic center of Craiova, on the main street which crosses it from north to south, permitted that the Church of Mântuleasa to be a constantly landmark that individualizes the territory and contribute to the specific glamor of the old Romanian urban settlements.’ The Author