Introduction to Orthodoxy


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May 2016

Contentsa) Partial judgment – the hour of our deathb) General Judgment – the Coming Again of ChristThe Holy Spirit of God, working through the Church and its sacramental life, leads the plan of salvation in Christ to completion and final fulfillment. The final battle with evil that operates in the world will occur just before the coming again of the Lord. In the meantime, the struggle against evil and dark forces in the world continues, with some victories on behalf of the Church, and with some failures on behalf of some of......

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27
May 2016

Contentsa) Triune Godb) Creation1) Creation of the World2) Angels3) Man’s creation4) Man’s Fall and its Consequence5) The case of Mary, the Mother of God  by Fr. Tom Fitzgerald The beliefs, doctrine and dogma of the Orthodox Church are in direct continuity with the doctrine of the Bible and the uninterrupted tradition of the Church of which the Bible is the authoritative exponent. The Orthodox Church may rightly glory in its history, as being a “historical” Church, of which the history has no innovations to present, but rather an absolute faithfulness to the......

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