The Orthodox Understanding of Salvation

The Orthodox Understanding of Salvation

Part I: Praxis

  • The Orthodox Understanding of Salvation: “Theosis” in Saint Silouan the Athonite and Elder Sophrony of Essex
  • The Power of Repentance: The Ethos of “Metanoia” in the Orthodox Tradition
  • Holy Relics: The Deification of the Human Body in the Christian Tradition
  • The Sinlessness of the Mother of God According to St. Nicholas Cabasilas
  • The Orthodox Interpretation of Holy Scripture: St. Gregory Palamas and the Key to Understanding the Bible
  • The Significance of Greek Independence Day for America in the 21st Century
  • Euthanasia: A Theological Approach

Part II: Theoria

  • The Light of Tabor: St John Chrysostom and the Language of Holy Scripture
  • The Resurrection of the Human Body: In the Christology of St Cyril, Pope and Patriarch of Alexandria
  • The Transfiguration of Christ and the Deification of Man in St Maximus the Confessor
  • The Spiritual Father and Child Relationship in St Symeon the New Theologian
  • The Interplay Between Mystical and Dogmatic Theology in St. Gregory the Sinaïte
  • Partakers of Divine Nature: St Gregory Palamas and the Centrality of the Transfiguration

By Way of Conclusion

  • On Becoming Theologians: “Hesychia” as a Prerequisite for the Encounter with God

Author: Dr. Christopher Veniamin
Format: Softcover
Pages: 196
Price: $38