Monday, July 19, 2010

Orthodox Spirituality by Fr. Dimitru Staniloae - A Commentary



This is an index for my commentary on the presentation of Orthodox Spirituality by Fr. Dimitru Staniloae. For me this has been an incredible learning experience. I can only pray that you also gained insights about your own spiritual journey. I have also included a link to a pdf which contains all of the posts in this series.


Orthodox Spirituality - A Commentary on the work of Fr. Dimitru Staniloae (pdf)

An index to the individual blog entries:





Introduction
ii.   The Aim

Part One: Purification
1.   Faith: The Starting Point to Perfection

Part Two: Illumination
Part Three: Perfection


6 comments:

  1. Thanks for all these wonderful articles! I have learned and grown while reading them. I downloaded your pdf files as I am sure they are going to help me to continue to grow in Christ. Keep up the work on behalf of the Church and for Christ.

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  2. Thanks Daniel for your encouragement.
    May the Lord lead us all to grow in His Kingdom.

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  3. Great work. I've learned a lot from your commentary. There is so much I didn't know and I'm a life-long Orthodox Christian. I wish they would teach this stuff in Sunday School.

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  4. Thank you Matt. I agree there should be more emphasis put on the long Spiritual Tradition of our faith.
    Next I am going to focus on a slightly different view which places more emphasis on love, the teaching of Elder Porphyrios. Hopefully you will be able to make a synthesis of the two.

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  6. Fr Dimitru is a good teacher. Glad you were able to learn from his teachings, Sandra.

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