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Eastern Orthodoxy – Essential Books [A Reading List]

Eastern Orthodoxy Books

This week (July 16) marked the anniversary of the beginning of the Great Schism between Eastern Orthodoxy and the Western Church.

Western Christians often know very little about the history and theology of their sisters and brothers in the Eastern Orthodox churches. On this occasion, we offer this list of our favorite introductory books on Eastern Orthodoxy …

Updated July 2020 with selections by Jeremy Ingpen

Essential Books
on Eastern Orthodoxy

Introductions to Orthodoxy

Introducing Eastern Orthodox Theology

Andrew Louth

 
One of the great contemporary Orthodox scholars delivers a clear and comprehensive introduction to Orthodoxy (IVP Academic, 2013).



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Jeremy Ingpen is a translator of lesser known works of French Orthodox theology, His translation of Olivier Clément’s Transfiguring Time was published by New City Press in 2019. Find him online at: https://transfiguringtime.com/

 







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3 Comments

  1. Some great selections, but you’re missing one of the best! Introducing Eastern Orthodox Theology by Andrew Louth: https://amzn.to/2y7YvHL