Orthodox Theology has 91 ratings and 6 reviews. David said: Read 21 December Review:What is listed an introduction to Orthodox theology, is in m. Orthodox Theology by Vladimir Lossky, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. Vladimir Nikolaievich Lossky was an influential theologian of the Russian emigration. He was born in , then exiled from Russia in He moved to Paris.

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From to he continued his studies at Prague and in graduated at the Sorbonne in Paris in medieval philosophy.

Nenad rated it it was amazing Jan 31, Losskypp. He emphasized theosis as the main principle of Eastern Orthodox Christianity. Can we know God?

Orthodox Theology: An Introduction

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Florovsky This quotation outlines a basic conceptual interpretation representative of a majority of Russian theologians thought of their inherited Byzantine Church dogma and its composite theology. The Negative and the Positive Way iii. It investigates the fundamental questions every theologian must ask: What is the relation of creation to the Creator?

It is transmitted not only by written and spoken words, but equally by prayer, sacramental worship and participation in the Church’s life. The account has then weighty ecumenical authority.


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Tradition and Traditions By Vladimir Lossky Tradition is one of these terms which, through being too rich in meanings, runs the risk of finally having none.

An Introduction by Vladimir Lossky.

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Vladimir Lossky

An Exact Exposition of the Orthodox Faith. The Christian life of prayer and worship is the foundation for dogmatic theology, and the dogma of the church help Christians in their struggle for sanctification and deification.

The concept of the Triune Tbeology being a single God in essence or Ousia as uncreated. Ousia as essence or being, is the aspect of God that is completely incomprehensible to mankind and human perception, since it is beyond created or is uncreated. All three hypostasis sharing a common essence or ousia or being, which is referred to as God.


This was further clarified in his work, Vision of God or theoria. Vladimir Nikolaievich Lossky was an influential theologian of the Russian emigration. There was a problem filtering reviews right now.

Thus, I have a lot of work to do to clarify each and every part of my thesis. We know Evagrius’s formula, which has become an adage: An Introductionas on the back of the book we read that it was “originally intended as a course in dogmatic theology” and in the introduction we are told again that the core of what makes up this book came from “a journal distributed among the emigre community in Paris, carrying a series of related pieces by Lossky, under the general heading, Theologie Dogmatique.

They maintain as well that the vitality and concreteness of a proper Christian understanding of the Trinity is thereby lost.