OF THE CHURCH
on the book with attention given to the establishment and customs of
the Church at Alexandria, and the faith of the faithful of the
East & Latin West
essays found in this book examine certain key points or themes in the
interaction of the East and West during the Medieval and Renaissance
period with particular emphasis on the ecclesiastical and cultural
influences of the Byzantine and post-Byzantine East on the West. An
essay and opinion is required.
Relations in the14th Century, Byzantium and the Rise of Russia
book describes the role of the Byzantine diplomacy in the
ecclesiastical structure and in the emergence of Moscow as the
capital of Russia. Essay and opinion required.
Centuries: The First Six Hundred Years
study addresses the history of the Church from the origins to the
emergence of Medieval Christianity. Essay and opinion required.
Centuries: The Middle Ages
is a history of the Church from the evangelization of Europe to the
religious climate of the 15th century. Essay required.
Councils, and Controversies …
information concerning the Creeds and Councils of the Orthodox
Church, and the heresies condemned by the Council Fathers. Essay and
is a study of some of the Emperors and Rulers of Byzantium, e.g.,
Basil II, Constantine VIII, and Michael IV, and their lives and
achievements, and a history of the great city of Constantinople. An
essay on this book is required.
Road of Eastern Orthodoxy
study is a reflection on the lone pilgrimage of Orthodoxy, an attempt
to discern in its past, that which is essential and permanent, and
that which is secondary, mere past. Essay and opinion required.
of the Church (Eusebius)
bishop of the Church, wrote this classic book on the history of the
early Christian Church. His grand theme – the working of Providence
through the Apostolic Succession – embraces the ordeals of 146
martyrs, the teachings of 46 heretics, and the proceedings leading to
the Council of Nicea and others. Essay required.
of the Council of Florence
history of the Council of Florence and what stand the Orthodox Church
makes concerning it. Critique essay required on this book.
of Syro-Russian Orthodox Catholic Church
small book contains many historical facts concerning the
establishment, struggles, and achievements of the Syro-Russian
Orthodox Catholic Church. Essay required.
of Syro-Russian Orthodox Catholic Liturgy
is an examination of the liturgical rites of the Syro-Russian
Orthodox Catholic Church from 1892 until the present. Essay required.
& Ritual of Celtic Church
history and explanation of the Celtic liturgy (of which relatively
little has survived) and the Byzantine practice. Essay required.
of the Church
book captures the interest of Orthodox and non-Orthodox alike, and is
both uplifting and informative. It gives a very good explanation of
the Orthodox Christian Church, and offers explanations on some of the
teachings of the faith. Essay required.
Christianity and English Tradition
is a survey on the Orthodox heritage of England. Essay required.
is a study of martyrs of the True (Old Calendar) Orthodox Church of
Romania. A very good book explaining the faith of True Orthodox
Christians throughout the world. Essay and opinion required.
History of the Georgian Church
Georgian Church, founded in the fourth century, has continued to this
day as a distinct and independent jurisdiction apart from other
Orthodox Churches. The essay on this subject should contain the
history of this Church, and its beliefs. Essay required.
Art of the Icon
book begins with the Biblical and Patristic vision of beauty and then
addresses the theology of the icon. It ends with a commentary on ten
beautiful icons. Essay and opinion is required.