Author Archives: The Anti-Nihilist

Max Weber, The Protestant Ethic and the Spirit of Capitalism (1905)

Chapter IV The Religious Foundations of Worldly Asceticism In history there have been four principal forms of ascetic Protestantism (in the sense of word here used): (1) Calvinism in the form which it assumed in the main area of its influence in Western Europe, especially in the seventeenth century; (2) Pietism; (3) Methodism; (4) the […]

The Church is One

by Alexei Khomiakov (1804-1860) Unity of the Church THE UNITY OF THE CHURCH follows of necessity from the unity of God; for the Church is not a multitude of persons in their separate individuality, but a unity of the grace of God, living in a multitude of rational creatures, submitting themselves willingly to grace. Grace, […]

Contemporvant

Art imitating reality.

Ravel

Piano concerto in G major.

Pietism as an Ecclesiological Heresy

by Christos Yannaras 1. The historical coordinates We give the name “pietism” to a phenomenon in church life which certainly has a particular historical and “confessional” starting point, but also has much wider ramifications in the spiritual life of all the Christian Churches. Pietism made its appearance as a distinct historical movement within Protestantism, at […]

Agni Parthene

From Theology to Philosophy in the Latin West

By: Philip Sherrard From: The Greek East and the Latin West – A Study in the Christian Tradition, Oxford Univ. Press 1959, Denise Harvey 1992. WE HAVE SPOKEN of a certain retrogression in Christian thought during the later Middle Ages, and this in respect of the theology of both the Latin and the Greek worlds. […]

Jay's Analysis

Philosophy. Film. Geopolitics. Theology.

romeosyne

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The Orthodox Life

It is not enough to have Orthodox beliefs. If you desire to be fit for heaven, you must live the Orthodox life.

Energetic Procession

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