Eastern Christendom

a study of the origin and development of the Eastern Orthodox Church.
  • 326 Pages
  • 1.60 MB
  • English
Putnam , New York
Orthodox Eastern Ch
SeriesPutnam history of religion
LC ClassificationsBX320.2 .Z45 1961
The Physical Object
Pagination326 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22163595M
LC Control Number61005717

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to the present time. [B J Kidd]. This book is designed for the informed layperson or scholar. It is by far the most critically engaged Orthodox response to 21st-century life and : Bradley Nassif.

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The line that separated Eastern Christendom from Western on the medieval map is similar to the "iron curtain" of recent times. Linguistic barriers, political divisions, and liturgical differences combined to isolate the two cultures from each other.

Except for such episodes as the schism between East and West or the Crusades, the development of non-Western Christendom has been largely ignored. This book explores the influence of the Christian churches in Eastern Europe's social, cultural, and political history.

Drawing upon archival sources, the work fills a vacuum as few scholars have systematically explored the history of Christianity in the region. The Eastern Orthodox Church, a branch of Christianity also known as Eastern Orthodoxy, Orthodox Christianity, or the Orthodox Church, is a body of Christians largely living in Eastern Europe.

Now available in paperback, this Companion offers an unparalleled survey of the history, theology, doctrine, worship, art, culture and politics that make up the churches of Eastern Christianity. Covers both Byzantine traditions (such as the Greek, Russian and Georgian churches) and Oriental traditions (such as the Armenian, Coptic and Syrian churches).

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