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Offline Asteriktos

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Book/Article Suggestions?
« on: November 25, 2008, 07:39:14 PM »
I'm looking for book/article suggestions for the following subjects:

- The lifting of anathemas
- Intercommunion between Oriental Orthodox and Eastern Orthodox Churches
- Liturgical differences between Oriental Orthodox and Eastern Orthodox Churches
- An overview of Church History from an Oriental Orthodox perspective
"The soul is dyed the color of its thoughts. Think only on those things that are in line with your principles and can bear the light of day. The content of your character is your choice. Day by day, what you do is who you become. Your integrity is your destiny--it is the light that guides your way." - Heraclitus

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Re: Book/Article Suggestions?
« Reply #1 on: November 26, 2008, 01:59:51 PM »
I am currently reading this:

"Does Chalcedon Divide or Unite?: Towards convergences in Orthodox Christology" Edited by Paulos Gregorios, William H. Lazareth and Nikos A. Nissiotis....this book is helping me quite a bit and I hope it will do the same for you as well.

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Re: Book/Article Suggestions?
« Reply #2 on: November 26, 2008, 02:07:03 PM »
Also, an article that is more recent:

http://www.svots.edu/Faculty/John-Erickson/articles/beyond-dialogue.html/

Yes, this an Eastern orthodox source...but it is helpful nonetheless....

Enjoy...

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Re: Book/Article Suggestions?
« Reply #3 on: November 26, 2008, 02:13:32 PM »
A great book on the Council of Chalcedon from an OO perspective would be Father V.C. Samuel's "The Council of Chalcedon Re-examined" (http://www.amazon.com/Council-Chalcedon-Re-Examined-V-Samuel/dp/1401016456/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&s=books&qid=1227722961&sr=8-1 ) ...I haven't had the chance to read this but everyone who has read it has nothing but good things to say about it.....so I think this is a great place to get the OO perspective on Church History post Chalcedon...

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Re: Book/Article Suggestions?
« Reply #4 on: November 27, 2008, 04:23:03 AM »
Thanks for the book/article suggestions! :)
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"The soul is dyed the color of its thoughts. Think only on those things that are in line with your principles and can bear the light of day. The content of your character is your choice. Day by day, what you do is who you become. Your integrity is your destiny--it is the light that guides your way." - Heraclitus

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Re: Book/Article Suggestions?
« Reply #5 on: November 27, 2008, 01:04:03 PM »
Asteriktos

I found the following book interesting.  Interesting book, but the author probably doesn't write about anything you already don't know:

http://www.amazon.com/Prayers-East-Traditions-Eastern-Christianity/dp/0800636554/ref=sr_1_2?ie=UTF8&s=books&qid=1227805258&sr=1-2

Shawn

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Re: Book/Article Suggestions?
« Reply #6 on: November 27, 2008, 01:07:18 PM »
Asteriktos

Also, although not a book/article, I found this video on Coptic Orthodox iconorgraphy.  Haven't watched it the entire documentary yet, but perhaps you'll find it interesting:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=C9Zl6VOairI&feature=related

Shawn