Becoming Orthodox: A Journey to the Ancient Christian Faith

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Conciliar Press, 1992 - Religion - 191 pages
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This is the story of a handful of courageous men and their congregations who risked stable occupations, security and the approval of life-long friends to be obedient to God's call.It is also the story of every believer who is searching for the Church. Where Christ is Lord. Where holiness, human responsibility, and the sovereignty of God are preached. Where fellowship is more than a covered-dish supper in the church basement. And where fads and fashions take a backseat to apostolic worship and doctrine.This is a book, for Orthodox Christians, looking for ways to bring new life to their own Churches. It's also a book for those completely dissatisfied--those on their own search. And it's a book for Orthodox Christians, looking for renewal.

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A compelling account of the journey of a former Protestant minister who discovers the Eastern Orthodox Church and embraces it, eventually becoming a Priest within the Church. Read full review

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I love this book of Fr. Peter.

Contents

Never Say Never
3
The Phantom Search for the Perfect Church
9
A Week We Will Not Forget
29
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About the author (1992)

Peter E. Gillquist is an archpriest and chairman of the Department of Missions and Evangelism for the Antiochian Orthodox Church of North America.He is a popular speaker and author, and is publisher of Conciliar Press. In the 1960's he was regional director for Campus Crusade for Christ. He has authored numerous books, including Love is Now and Coming Home.

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