The first coherent exposition of Dumitru Staniloae's understanding of the Christian Church. An Ecumenical milestone.
About the Author
Radu Bordeianu is a Romanian Orthodox theologian, Assistant Professor of Systematics at Duquesne University, in Pittsburgh, PA. His research focuses on ecumenical ecclesiologiesâ€"especially the dialogue between the Orthodox and Catholic churchesâ€"trinitarian studies, theology of creation, and environmental issues.
Table of Contents
Introduction\Part One - Ecumenical Ecclesiology / Chapter 1 - Open Sobornicity: Staniloae's Interaction with the West\Chapter 2 - Filled with the Trinity: The Relationship between the Trinity and the Church\Part Two - Filled With the Trinity\Chapter 3 - Adoptive Children of the Father: The Relationship between the Father and the Church\ Chapter 4 - Body of Christ: The Relationship between the Son and the Church\Chapter 5 - Filled with the Spirit: The Relationship between the Holy Spirit and the ChurchPart Three - Communion Ecclesiology\ Chapter 6 - Priesthood Toward Creation\ Chapter 7 - The Priesthood of the Church: Communion between Clergy and the People\ Chapter 8 - Locality and Universality: Eucharistic Ecclesiology\Conclusion\Bibliography