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Christ in Eastern Christian thought

John Meyendorff

Christ in Eastern Christian thought

by John Meyendorff

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Published by Corpus Books in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Jesus Christ -- History of doctrines.,
  • Orthodox Eastern Church -- Doctrines -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[by] John Meyendorff.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBT198 .M4313
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 218 p.
    Number of Pages218
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4752199M
    LC Control Number78076472

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      One of the first areas where Eastern Christian spirituality converges with Eastern religions is the with diagnosis of the human condition. All living things suffer, age and die. All three religious traditions—Eastern Christianity, Hinduism and Buddhism—find this condition unnatural and untenable and seek a spiritual remedy for it. Believers Eastern Church is profoundly committed to the evangelical faith that brings transformation into the image of Christ (2 Cor. ) and partakes of the divine nature according to 2 Peter This spiritual journey of theosis is best accomplished through embracing the sacramental life and worship where God alone is the audience.

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Severus and contemporaneously by the Oriental Orthodox Churches. Indeed, subsequent to the writing of Christ in Eastern Thought, in which Meyendorff acurately, if noisomely /5(8).

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: Christ in Eastern Christian Thought () by John Meyendorff and a great selection of similar New, Used and Collectible Books available now at great Range: $29 - $ Theosis, or deification (deification may also refer to apotheosis, lit. "making divine"), is a transformative process whose aim is likeness to or union with God, as taught by the Eastern Orthodox Church and Eastern Catholic a process of transformation, theosis is brought about by the effects of catharsis (purification of mind and body) and theoria.

This major study of Byzantine Christology is at the same time a study of the Orthodox understanding of man and his salvation. Focusing on the concept of hypostasis or "person," Meyendorff states that "man is truly man when he participates in divine life [and] this participation in no way diminishes his authentically human existence, human energy, and will.".

Introducing Eastern Orthodox Theology is an absorbing account of Eastern Orthodox thought on key issues such as Trinity, Christ, sin, humanity and creation as well as praying, icons, the sacraments and liturgy. A comprehensive introduction places the reader in the appropriate historical context for reading these essays.5/5(1).

The scholarly literature on debates over Christian theology and practice is vast. For early Christianity, see, for example, Bart D. Ehrman, Lost Christianities: The Battles for Scripture and the Faiths We Never Knew (New York: Oxford University Press, ).

For Christian theological debates in the early United States, see E. Brooks Holifield, Theology in America: Christian. Jesus, also called Jesus Christ, Jesus of Galilee, or Jesus of Nazareth, (born c.

6–4 bc, Bethlehem—died c. ad 30, Jerusalem), religious leader revered in Christianity, one of the world’s major is regarded by most Christians as the Incarnation of God.

The history of Christian reflection on the teachings and nature of Jesus is examined in the article Christology. The Eastern Orthodox Church is a Christian body whose adherents are largely based in the Middle East (particularly Syria, Lebanon, Jordan, Israel, and Palestine) and Turkey, Eastern Europe and the Caucasus (Georgia, Abkhazia, Ossetia etc.), with a growing presence in the western world.

Eastern Orthodox Christians accept the decisions of the first seven ecumenical. Christianity - Christianity - Eastern Christianity: The classic forms of Eastern Christian mysticism appeared toward the end of the 2nd century, when the mysticism of the early church began to be expressed in categories of thought explicitly dependent on the Greek philosophical tradition of Plato and his followers.

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