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Offline krajisnik

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The most metaphysical orthodox books/texts
« on: Yesterday at 11:54:39 AM »
Which are your favourite orthodox theological texts, or books, on a high metaphysical level?
Except the Bible?

(p.s. I am just exploring new works, therefore the question).

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Re: The most metaphysical orthodox books/texts
« Reply #1 on: Yesterday at 11:58:05 AM »
The Ambigua of St. Maximus the Confessor
On the Divine Names by St. Dionysius the Areopagite
Mencius said, “Instruction makes use of many techniques. When I do not deign to instruct someone, that too is a form of instruction.”

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Re: The most metaphysical orthodox books/texts
« Reply #2 on: Yesterday at 12:54:17 PM »
20th century philosophy

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Re: The most metaphysical orthodox books/texts
« Reply #3 on: Yesterday at 04:42:44 PM »
The hymnography, e.g of the Pentecost or Akathist to the Theotokos.
Pray for persecuted Christians, especially in Serbian Kosovo and Raška, Egypt and Syria

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Re: The most metaphysical orthodox books/texts
« Reply #4 on: Today at 04:09:18 AM »
20th century philosophy

Sorry, what do you mean by that? Which one, if you can be more specific? Thanks.

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Re: The most metaphysical orthodox books/texts
« Reply #5 on: Today at 04:10:13 AM »
The Ambigua of St. Maximus the Confessor
On the Divine Names by St. Dionysius the Areopagite
I will check Ambigua. Thanks.
(I know for the latter).