Eastern Orthodox Theology: A Contemporary Reader
Daniel B. Clendenin
Baker Academic, Oct 1, 2003 - Religion - 288 pages
Eastern Orthodox Church leaders celebrate and explain the nuances of their faith in Eastern Orthodox Theology, a collection of readings for those who wish to better understand key aspects of the Orthodox faith, such as liturgy and sacraments, tradition, the mystical encounter between person and God, and relations with other branches of the church.
In this new edition, two new articles have been added to update the section on Orthodoxy's relationship with the West. Articles from Timothy Weber (the only non-Orthodox contribution) and Bradley Nassif address the growing interface between the evangelical and Orthodox traditions.
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Preface to the Second Edition
The Meaning and Content of the Icon
The Virgin and the Saints in Orthodoxy
The Function of Tradition in the Ancient Church
The Authority of the Ancient Councils
Tradition and Traditions
The Procession of the Holy Spirit
Partakers of Divine Nature
The Missionary Imperative in the Orthodox Tradition
Moment of Truth for Orthodoxy
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