For many evangelicals Eastern Orthodoxy is compelling, if not for its seemingly evangelical convictions (contrasted with “Rome”), but for the … Continue reading Review: The Victory of the Cross – Salvation in Eastern Orthodoxy by James R. Payton Jr.
Kallistos Ware begins his discussion of human personhood by referring to David Jenkins, who was the Bishop of Durham at … Continue reading The Unity of the Human Person According to the Greek Fathers
Theosis, write Stephen Finlan and Valdimir Kharlamov, is closely related to a number of other doctrines including: soteriology, Christology, anthropology, … Continue reading Is Theosis a soteriological or anthropological doctrine?
The answer to that question, as is the answer to every question (as Sunday school kids would say), is Christ…. [The … Continue reading Why Does Anything Exist?
The cross is the focal point of the gospel. Paul says as much when he tells the church in Corinth … Continue reading The “Other” True Meaning of Christmas
Today we wrap-up a mini-series on the philosophy of doing history. The final essay in we will look at in … Continue reading Salvation at Stake
Today we continue a mini-series on the philosophy of doing history. In the next few days we will take a … Continue reading The Lady Vanishes: Dilemmas of a Feminist Historian after the “Linguistic Turn”