Author: John Anthony McGuckin
Publisher: Wiley, John & Sons, Incorporated, 2010
Sub-Genre: Church History/General Theology
Description: From Borders.com: "his important work offers the most comprehensive and up-to-date account of the Orthodox Church available, providing a detailed account of its historical development, as well as exploring Orthodox theology and culture Written by one of the leading Orthodox historians and theologians in the English-speaking world Offers an in-depth engagement with the issues surrounding Orthodoxy's relationship to the modern world, including political, cultural and ethical debates Considers the belief tradition, spirituality, liturgical diversity, and Biblical heritage of the Eastern Churches; their endurance of oppressions and totalitarianisms; and their contemporary need to rediscover their voice and confidence in a new world-order Recipient of a CHOICE Outstanding Academic Title for 2009 award."
Has anyone read it? It came out in a CL earlier this year.
Edited by Archimandrite Irenei, 13 January 2011 - 07:22 AM.