The Encyclopedia of Eastern Orthodox Christianity, Volume 2
With a combination of essay-length and short entries written by a team of leading religious experts, the two-volume Encyclopedia of Eastern Orthodoxy offers the most comprehensive guide to the cultural and intellectual world of Eastern Orthodox Christianity available in English today.
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The Encyclopedia of Eastern Orthodox Christianity, 2 Volume Set
John Anthony McGuckin
Limited preview - 2010
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