Εμφάνιση αναρτήσεων με ετικέτα Andrew Stephen Damick. Εμφάνιση όλων των αναρτήσεων
Εμφάνιση αναρτήσεων με ετικέτα Andrew Stephen Damick. Εμφάνιση όλων των αναρτήσεων

Δευτέρα, 25 Ιουλίου 2016

ANTIOCH AND THE HOLY AND GREAT COUNCIL


There was an interesting exchange on the Antiochian Patriarchate's absence from the Holy and Great Council. It was posted on the open Fb group “Panorthodox Council & the Future of Conciliarity”. We reproduce it because it sheds light on some hidden aspects of this unfortunate incident. In this exchange there are arguments from both sides.

Παρασκευή, 24 Ιουνίου 2016

THE GREAT ORTHODOX COUNCIL: THE “DIASPORA” AS KEY TO UNITY

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''At that time a great persecution arose against the church which was at Jerusalem; and they were all scattered throughout the regions of Judea and Samaria, except the apostles. And devout men carried Stephen to his burial, and made great lamentation over him… Therefore those who were scattered went everywhere preaching the word. (Acts 8:1-2, 4)

Δευτέρα, 20 Ιουνίου 2016

THE GREAT ORTHODOX COUNCIL: ANTIOCH IS DIFFEREN


In his toast this past Thursday night on the eve of the Holy and Great Council, Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew of Constantinople, the first among equals of the bishops of the Orthodox Church, expressed his sympathy for the Church of Antioch, which is suffering in the face of militant Islam