The Encyclopedia of Eastern Orthodox Christianity PDF ePub eBook

Books Info:

The Encyclopedia of Eastern Orthodox Christianity free pdf With a combination of essay-length and short entries written by a team of leading religious experts, the two-volume En cyclopedia of Eastern Orthodoxy offers the most comprehensive guide to the cultural and intellectual world of Eastern Orthodox Christianity available in English today. * An outstanding reference work providing the first English language multi-volume account of the key historical, liturgical, doctrinal features of Eastern Orthodoxy, including the Non-Chalcedonian churches * Explores of the major traditions of Eastern Orthodoxy in detail, including the Armenian, Byzantine, Coptic, Ethiopic, Slavic, Romanian, Syriac churches * Uniquely comprehensive, it is edited by one of the leading scholars in the field and provides authoritative but accessible articles by a range of top international academics and Orthodox figures * Spans the period from Late Antiquity to the present, encompassing subjects including history, theology, liturgy, monasticism, sacramentology, canon law, philosophy, folk culture, architecture, archaeology, martyrology, hagiography, all alongside a large and generously detailed prosopography * Structured alphabetically and topically cross-indexed, with entries ranging from 100 to 6,000 words

About John Anthony McGuckin

John Anthony McGuckin is Nielsen Professor of Early Church History at Union Theological Seminary, and Professor of Byzantine Christian Studies at Columbia University in New York. A Stavrofor priest of the Romanian Orthodox Church in America, Professor McGuckin is the author of more than twenty books on religious and historical themes, including The Orthodox Church (Wiley-Blackwell, 2008), and is widely considered one of the leading experts on Early Christian and Eastern Orthodox traditions writing today.

Details Book

Author : John Anthony McGuckin
Publisher : Wiley-Blackwell (an imprint of John Wiley
Data Published : 10 March 2011
ISBN : 1444392557
EAN : 9781444392555
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 872 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
Rating :

Reviews The Encyclopedia of Eastern Orthodox Christianity



17 Comments Add a comment




Related eBooks Download


  • The Encyclopedia of Eastern Orthodox Christianity free pdfThe Encyclopedia of Eastern Orthodox Christianity

    With a combination of essay-length and short entries written by a team of leading religious experts. the two-volume En cyclopedia of Eastern Orthodoxy offers the most comprehensive guide to the cultural and intellectual world of Eastern Orthodox Christianity available in English today..


  • Introducing Eastern Orthodox Theology free pdfIntroducing Eastern Orthodox Theology

    With an estimated 250 million adherents. the Orthodox Church is the second largest Christian body in the world. This absorbing account of the essential elements of Eastern Orthodox thought deals with the Trinity..


  • The Mystical Theology of the Eastern Church free pdfThe Mystical Theology of the Eastern Church

    Lossky's great work on Eastern Orthodoxy covers the whole range of its spirituality and theology. Combining careful theology with the warmth of the deep personal devotion of the author..


  • Serbian Eastern Orthodox Congregation of St. George Elizabeth, N. J., V. Se ... free pdfSerbian Eastern Orthodox Congregation of St. George Elizabeth, N. J., V. Se ...

    The Making of Modern Law: U.S. Supreme Court Records and Briefs. 1832-1978 contains the world's most comprehensive collection of records and briefs brought before the nation's highest court by leading legal practitioners - many who later became judges and associates of the court..


  • Pimsleur Armenian (Eastern)   free pdfPimsleur Armenian (Eastern)

    Eastern Armenian is the official language of the Republic of Armenia. It is also spoken by Armenians living in Iran. Russia. Georgia. and the former Soviet republics. This Compact course provides an introduction to the Eastern Armenian language with ten thirty-minute lessons of spoken language practice..


  • The Encyclopedia of Eastern Orthodox Christianity free pdfThe Encyclopedia of Eastern Orthodox Christianity

    . With a combination of essay-length and short entries written by a team of leading religious experts, the two-volume En cyclopedia of Eastern Orthodoxy offers the most comprehensive guide to the cul