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The ecclesiology of the Philokalia.

Banev, Krastu (2012) 'The ecclesiology of the Philokalia.', in The Philokalia : a classic text of Orthodox spirituality. Oxford : Oxford University Press, pp. 163-174.

Abstract

The common assumption regarding the Philokalia is that, as a book concerned with the spiritual life of individual believers, it offers very little to help the overcoming of the evil of spiritual individualism and the formation of an ecclesiological conscience. Against this assumption the present paper argues that the Philokalia is a fundamentally ecclesial book.

Item Type:Book chapter
Keywords:Philokalia, Ecclesiology, Church, Patristics.
Full text:PDF - Accepted Version (346Kb)
Status:Peer-reviewed
Publisher Web site:https://global.oup.com/academic/product/the-philokalia-9780195390261
Publisher statement:Banev, Krastu (2012) 'The ecclesiology of the Philokalia.', in The Philokalia : a classic text of Orthodox spirituality edited by Brock Bingaman and Bradley Nassif. Oxford : Oxford University Press, pp. 163-174. Reproduced by permission of Oxford University Press, https://global.oup.com/academic/product/the-philokalia-9780195390261
Record Created:20 Oct 2011 10:05
Last Modified:24 Nov 2015 13:17

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