With an estimated 250 million adherents, the Orthodox Church is the second largest Christian body in the world. Its tradition, ancient and deep with strong theological vision and firmly rooted spirituality also boasts of beauty and an emphasis on wonder.
But what are the essential theological components of the Eastern Orthodox Church? Introducing Eastern Orthodox Theology is an absorbing account of Eastern Orthodox thought on key issues such as Trinity, Christ, sin, humanity and creation as well as praying, icons, the sacraments and liturgy. A comprehensive introduction places the reader in the appropriate historical context for reading these essays. This book is an excellent primer for those interested in the Eastern Orthodox church.