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Remembering and Reclaiming Diakonia: The Diaconate Yesterday and Today By John Chryssavgis,

  • Title: Remembering and Reclaiming Diakonia: The Diaconate Yesterday and Today
  • Author: John Chryssavgis
  • ISBN: 9781935317036
  • Page: 352
  • Format: Hardcover
  • A historical, theological, and practical study of the diaconate in the Eastern Church The text examines the historical documents relating to the ministry of the deacon and reflects on their meaning for today s ministry.
    Remembering and Reclaiming Diakonia The Diaconate Yesterday and Today A historical theological and practical study of the diaconate in the Eastern Church The text examines the historical documents relating to the ministry of the deacon and reflects on their meaning fo

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    1. A detailed and thorough look at the diaconate in the Eastern Orthodox Church It spends much time developing the history of the diaconate The author heavily uses Biblical, Patristic, and historical sources he also talks about the place of the deacon today, and where it might should return to He also shows the diaconate in the light of the other two Holy Orders that of the episcopos bishops the priesthood He places the whole book in a Eucharistic frame work He also adds expected information about [...]

    2. The best thing about this book It collects all the patristic references to deacons and puts them in one place Right now, deacons matter very little in the catholic churches, and a book on them, however good, is a specialty item Perhaps one day we ll get that imbalance redressed If so, Chryssavgis will have done us a major service in compiling this material and adding his own passionate, winsome argument to the cause.

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