Purgatory, eastern orthodox church and the roman catholic church. Andriy, the chief writer and administrator, does not usually participate on the discussion board as it is primarily for visitors to post and respond to other readers of the website if you want a direct response from andriy please contact him at [email protected] search for: home forums forum topics posts. Fr georges florovsky (1893-1979) rose to international prominence as an orthodox theologian at a time when there was great interest in eastern orthodoxy but exceedingly few resources to learn about the topic in western languages florovsky's work filled a tremendous void, introducing countless. Famous heated discussion about ethiopian orthodox tewahedo and protestant church in ethiopiabetween memhir zebene lemma and pastor tolosa gudinathis is goodvery good recommend it to your friendstalk it over a social gatheringdiscuss it and educate your friends. Several contributors go over the common debate on whether one “writes” or “ paints” an icon professor john yiannias, phd, expert in early christian and byzantine art, university of pittsburgh, has a bold opinion on the issue of why “ write” is the wrong verb to use for making an icon “while, on the face of it. Has the desire to win over the orthodox, traditionally so suspicious of catholic motives whenever unity is discussed, led them to concede too much the reality is otherwise recent scholarship, led by catholic scholars who have freed themselves from the shackles of a one-sided apologetic no longer in.
 a conference was held at bonn in 1874, under the presidency of dr von döllinger, to discuss reunion between the anglican, oriental and old catholic churches the anglican church set forth, through representative men, her growing sympathy with the orthodox churches the century-old misunderstanding and. Discussion resources 11617423513_e9b1120751_k orthodoxy is watch this video and follow along with the discussion questions provided how to use the ocf blog for chapter meetings: read this post for tips on how to find specific topics on the blog, put together discussion questions, and lead a discussion in your. Introduction when protopresbyter thomas hopko of blessed memory was in the process of revising his series the orthodox faith, he requested the department of christian education of the orthodox church in america, which had originally. Orthodox christian terminology: a discussion of the subject of developing a satisfactory, acceptable, standardised english language terminology in eastern orthodox theology, hagiolog [constantine cavarnos] on amazoncom free shipping on qualifying offers.
By xavier new private board: orthodox-other christian started by frchris 7 replies 10,497 views, last post september 11, 2016, 11:58:54 pm by rohzek eastern & oriental catholic churches & rites started by irish melkite « 1 2 all » 64 replies 50,943 views, last post december 27, 2015, 06:45:24 pm by dominika. On august 27 orthodoxy in dialogue published an editorial entitled, same-sex love: the church needs a conversation we stand in awe of gregg webb's courage in publicly putting a human face on this appeal all of my life i have been orthodox my decision to pursue life as a member of the eastern. That document included a discussion of uniatism, which, it said, cannot be accepted as a method for achieving unity (in the past, uniatism led to the establishment of eastern catholic churches formed when groups of orthodox reunited with rome but preserved their liturgical tradition and elements of their canonical.
What i, you or the pope think does not matter what matters is what the fathers thought and what they saw orthodox and what they condemned as heretical before we start a debate about the orthodoxy of another group or the lack of, we have to establish a common reference that we can use and measure. Evangelicals learn from the eastern church, not to evaluate or critique orthodoxy after a relatively brief historical introduction (chapter one) and a discussion of typical western reactions to orthodoxy, payton concentrates the bulk of his attention on orthodox theology and practice in chapters two through thirteen. The project promotes freedom of religion or belief in orthodox christian societies through internal orthodox debate, it stimulates innovative reflections on the relation between church and human rights several important fields of contemporary challenges have received limited theological and. After much anticipation, the great and holy council (ghc) of orthodoxy is finally set to begin in mid-june on the island of crete after decades of discussion and preparation, including much recent commentary on the draft documents that were published—commentary to which i have myself contributed in.
Over the same period as the immigration, a controversy has grown among scholars in the western world portraying christian traditions as “supersessionist” this indirectly places orthodox christians at the unintended center of a discussion affecting how they are viewed5 considering the role they play in bridging three. But in ravella, in 2007, the representatives of the patriarchate of moscow made a dramatic exit, abandoning the session before the discussions had even got going properly and the russian orthodox church never gave official recognition to that document the document signed in chieti is obviously not a.
Discuss orthodox christianity in its patristic, monastic and liturgical heritage - the internets oldest and largest patristic discussion forum. This article by jimmy akin has been replied to at: org/catholicorthodoxdebate1 (copied below) there is a discussion of the size issue in reference to the northern and southern kingdoms of israel toward the end an orthodox reply to why i am not eastern orthodox by jimmy akin ______ an.
Research has also focused on the direct contacts between byzantine and western scholars during the fifteenth century, noting the mobility of byzantine scholars that took place in consequence of the discussions pertaining to the proposed union of the catholic and orthodox churches taking into account the new data on. [there was nothing wrong with this meme (rightly understood), but there sure is a helluva lot wrong with what passes for “discussion” on this orthodox forum even if this guy is correct about memes, it doesn't excuse the ridiculous behavior over there he's calling for “reasoned, civil discussion” and yet. (rns) the patriarch of alexandria, who presides over the entire orthodox church in africa, reintroduced women deacons last month will other orthodox churches follow his lead. Our community has a facebook group, where you can discuss important questions not only with lay people but also with orthodox christian priests in order to join us online, you need a facebook account our group is located here: you need to request to join the.