Blackwell Dictionary of Eastern Christianity
(Just select Standard or UPS Ground shipping at checkout.)
- All Products
- Accompaniment Tracks
- Bible Accessories
- Bible Covers
- Bible Studies & Curriculum
- Buy in Bulk
- Christian Living
- Church & Pastoral
- Church Supplies
- Clothing & Accessories
- Crafts & Recreation
- eBooks On Sale
- Gift & Home
- Last Chance Bargains
- New Release
- Slightly Imperfect
- Sunday School
This book covers the major living tradiitons of Eastern Christianity and some which are less familiar. It offers balanced treatment of the Byzantine traditions (Greek, Slav, Romanian, Gregorian) and the Oriental traditions (Armenian, Assyrian, Coptic, Ethiopian, Syrian, Indian), taking account of Orthodox, Catholic and Reformed communities worldwide. Readers will be able to use this book as a basic source of information for differing Eastern Christian churches, and to help them locate information they would have difficulty finding elsewhere. The longer articles put terms, concepts, people and events into context, while offering ways to exploring unfamiliar connections and making useful comparisons.
Number of Pages: 576
Publication Date: 1999
|Dimensions: 9.75 X 6.75 (inches)|
Availability: In Stock
Other Customers Also Purchased
The Oxford Handbook of Jewish Ethics and MoralityOxford University Press / 2012 / Hardcover$212.50Availability: In StockCBD Stock No: WW736061
Oxford Encyclopedia of the Bible and Law Two-volume Set HardcoverBrent Strawn Edt.Oxford University Press / 2015 / Hardcover$308.59 Retail:
$395.00Save 22% ($86.41)Availability: In StockCBD Stock No: WW843305
The Cambridge Dictionary of Christian TheologyIan A. McFarland(Eds.), David A. S. Fergusson(Eds.) & Karen Kilby(Eds.)Cambridge University Press / 2011 / Hardcover$290.94Availability: In StockCBD Stock No: WW880923
An Introduction to the Christian Orthodox ChurchesJohn BinnsCambridge University Press / Trade Paperback$37.18Availability: In StockCBD Stock No: WW667380
The Lost History of Christianity: The Thousand-Year Golden Age of the Church in The Middle East, Africa, and Asia-and How It DiedPhilip JenkinsHarperOne / 2008 / Hardcover$17.99 Retail:4 Stars Out Of 5 6 Reviews
$26.99Save 33% ($9.00)Availability: In StockCBD Stock No: WW472801
The Concise Oxford Dictionary of the Christian Church, Third EditionE.A. LivingstoneOxford University Press / 2013 / Trade Paperback$17.99 Retail:
$22.95Save 22% ($4.96)Availability: In StockCBD Stock No: WW659623
Ken Parry is Honorary Research Fellow in the Department of Ancient History at Macquarie University, Australia. He has published numerous articles on Byzantine theology and is the author of Depicting the Word: Byzantine Iconophile Thought (Brill, 1996).
David J. Melling is at Manchester Metropolitan University.
Dimitri Brady is at Manchester Metropolitan University.
Sydney H. Griffith is at the Catholic University of America.
John F. Healey is at Manchester University.
"The Dictionary is a valuable resource intended not only for students and scholars, but for anyone interested in Eastern Christianity. It will open up a new Christian world to the beginner, and extend the knowledge of those already acquainted with the Eastern Churches." Theology
"There is a high level of scholarship for all the entries which makes this Dictionary a reliable reference work." Adamantius, Newsletter of the Italian Research Group on "Origen and the Alexandrian Tradition"
"All libraries should have this handy volume." International Review of Biblical Studies
"There is plenty here to learn and inspire." European Journal of Theology
"...for matters liturgical, historical, and theological relating to the eastern churches, from ancient times to the present it has no equal. The longer articles covering the history of various national churches, geographical regions, and missions are excellent." Theology Today