Catholicism & Orthodox Christianity by Khaled Anatolios, Stephen F. Brown, Tim Lundeen, University

By Khaled Anatolios, Stephen F. Brown, Tim Lundeen, University Press Audiobooks

This quantity lines the background of Catholicism and Orthodox Christianity from their roots in early Christian church buildings to the way in which the religions are saw this day. insurance contains: the heritage, traditions and practices of Catholicism and Orthodox Christianity; the character of Christianity in nations of the previous Soviet Union; historic and doctrinal disagreements among the Catholic and Orthodox Christian church buildings; the ancient dating among Catholicism and Orthodox Christianity; and Catholic groups within the usa.

Show description

Read or Download Catholicism & Orthodox Christianity PDF

Best audible audiobooks books

One Man's Wilderness: An Alaskan Odyssey

To dwell in a pristine land . . . roam the desolate tract . . . construct a house. . . . millions have had such goals, yet Richard Proenneke lived them. here's a tribute to a guy who carved his masterpiece out of the past.

Additional resources for Catholicism & Orthodox Christianity

Example text

Matthew 26:26–28) It was also during the Passover meal that Jesus revealed that he would be betrayed by one of his disciples. Wall painting of the Last Supper. It was during this meal that Jesus taught his disciples an important lesson. Jesus washed his disciples’ feet, saying to them, “Now I have set you an example, that you should do as I have done. ” (Matthew 26:21) Judas left the room. Jesus’ departing words as they left the supper were: Little children, I am with you only a little longer.

Benedict of Nursia (ca. 480–ca. 547) founded a number of monasteries, first at Subiaco, the mountain region east of Rome, and then in a dozen other locations. These were independent, self-supporting, and self-contained communities of monks just outside towns or in rural areas. They were dedicated to prayer, work, and study. The monastic life demands that persons withdraw from worldly affairs to devote themselves completely to religion. Divine Office The houses where monks or nuns live are called abbeys, and they are ruled over by abbots (spiritual fathers) or abbesses.

This is why the story of the origin of the church needs the whole of the Old and New Testaments to show how the church fits into the whole of God’s plan for humanity’s redemption and the role of the church in it. The Origins of the Catholic and Orthodox Churches 39 CHAPTER 3 THE HISTORY OF THE CATHOLIC AND ORTHODOX CHURCHES A ccording to Catholic and Orthodox belief, it was 40 days after Jesus Christ’s resurrection from the dead that he ascended into heaven. According to the Acts of the Apostles, Christ’s ascension left his disciples lonely and confused.

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.11 of 5 – based on 6 votes