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Exposition of the Orthodox Faith – De Fide Orthodoxa (III)

(BEING CONTINUED FROM 27/5/19) CHAPTER V. Proof that God is one and not many. We have, then, adequately demonstrated that there is a God, and that His essence is incomprehensible. But that God is one and not many is no … Continue reading

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Exposition of the Orthodox Faith – De Fide Orthodoxa (II)

(BEING CONTINUED FROM 1/11/18) Chapter III.—Proof that there is a God. That there is a God, then, is no matter of doubt to those who receive the Holy Scriptures, the Old Testament, I mean, and the New; nor indeed to … Continue reading

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Exposition of the Orthodox Faith – De Fide Orthodoxa (I)

Writings of John of Damascus Prologue. From the Latin of the Edition of Michael Lequien, as Given in Migne’s Patrology. After the rules of Christian dialectic and the review of the errors of ancient heresies comes at last the book … Continue reading

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DIALOGUE – ДИАЛОГ – ΔΙΑΛΟΓΟΣ / DIA TOU LOGOU TO ALEETHES

Christian-Muslim Relations A paper read to the AGM of the Hull & District Theological Society The ‘buzz-word’ today is, of course, ‘dialogue’. As I begin this survey of a vast subject I need to remind myself that dialogue is a … Continue reading

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Mysticism, Magic, and Poetry in Byzantine (aka east roman) Christian and Islamic Religious Experience

A)Image as Animation: Stanford University, May 10, 2013 Workshop Description: In the Bible, when God created Adam and breathed life into him, he made him into an   “eikon tou Theou” translated as “an image of God” (Gen. 2:7). A hadith … Continue reading

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The Islamic view of Christians:Qur’an and Hadith

Muslims (sometimes even Non muslims) complain about Christians – or Western society – insisting on portraying Islam as “the enemy”. They believe that Christians especially precondemn Muslims whereas Muslims “tolerate” Christians and accept them “without prejudice”. But is that really … Continue reading

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APO-KALYPSIS- Ο Ποιμήν του Ερμά (ΣΥΝΕΧΕΙΑ ΑΠΟ 06/08/10 – TELOS )

107 1. Ἄκουε, φησί, καὶ περὶ τούτων πάντων. οἱ λίθοι οἱ τοῦ πεδίου ἠρµένοι καὶτεθειµένοι εἰς τὴν οἰκοδοµὴν τοῦ πύργου ἀντὶ τῶν ἀποβεβληµένων, αἱ ῥίζαιεἰσὶ τοῦ ὄρους τοῦ λευκοῦ. 2. ἐπεὶ οὖν οἱ πιστεύσαντες, ἐκ τοῦ ὄρους τοῦλευκοῦ πάντες ἄκακοι … Continue reading

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