Orthodox Psychotherapy has ratings and 10 reviews. Sameh said: الكتاب رائع جدا جدا ويقدم ليس نظرية جديدة ولكن خبرة ورؤية جديدة لمشكلة مرض النفس الانس. Hesychia and Theology: The Context for Man’s Healing in the Orthodox Church. by Metropolitan Hierotheos Vlachos and Sister Pelagia Selfe. Life after Death [Metropolitan of Nafpaktos Hierotheos] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Ships from and sold by AtHOS.
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Julia Bridget rated it really liked it Aug 30, I bought it without realising that it was completely inappropriate for someone who had hardly ever ventured into any serious study of theology, and had barely even stood through a single Liturgy!
For the Sake of Union Met. Hierotheos Vlachos offers an indepth look at several problematic terms and phrases in the draft documents approved for consideration at the upcomign Pan-Orthodox Council in Crete vlachox June.
I had immense trouble finishing it, having put it down 4 or 5 times, I eventually pushed through.
Hierotheos (Vlachos) of Nafpaktos – OrthodoxWiki
His Eminence Hierotheos, Metropolitan of Nafpaktos and Agios Vlassios in Greece, is vlachls as one hhierotheos the foremost authorities on the Orthodox spiritual life. Steve-seraphim rated it it was amazing Jun 23, This review has been hidden because it contains spoilers. Those who perceive the Church as an ideology, as a social and religious system, become frustrated. Books by Hierotheos Vlachos. This should come with a warning though: The idea of the nous the eye of the heart needing to be purified through stillness and prayer was resonant with me.
Hierotheos Vlachos 0 0. In this presentation, the Church is a hospital and the Clergy its physicians. Anyhow – this book turns conventional notions of modern Psychotherapy somewhat on it’s head and deals with curing the person through that great hospital for sick souls: Arthur rated it really liked it May 09, Hierotheos Vlachos 0 1. It was the only English title languishing on the shelf. Just before the Holy and Great Council Met.
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A dense treatment of Salvation as Healing. Hierotheos Vlachos We live in a time in which the degradation of words cannot be allowed, especially the meaning of the word unity, for the sake of some artificial and changing diplomatic mentality, which hides elements of intent and utilitarianism.
Already in his youth he was particularly interested in the Fathers of the Churchworking for a time in the monastery libraries of Mount Athoson the recording of the codices. Bishops 20thst-century bishops Modern Writers. With these books he conveys the Orthodox spirit of the Philokalia to the restless vlahcos disturbed man of our time.
This page was last edited on September 17,at Dogmas express the revealed truth. Hierotheos Vlachos 0.
I’m a big believer in reading primary sources before reading their analyses so if you’re interested in this subject, read Gregory Palamas’ Triads first at the very least, and if possible have some familiarity with Basil, Dionysius, Isaak the Syrian, and Maximus the Confessor.
In general though I think it is well worth a read vlachs the rich content makes up for the occasional dryness and any mis-charecterizations of western theology. To view hierktheos, click here.
Would be much improved if the publisher had employed better editing to remove repetitions and clean up the rambling style. The conception provided in this book is tantamount to understanding the medical perspective of Salvation in the Orthodox Church.
Those living outside the Church and are involved a few times a year in church life, do not know what is in it. Within hierotheoa framework he has written a multitude of books, the fruit of his pastoral work, among which is Orthodox Psychotherapy.
Still, very valuable information and helpful. So most of it is far over my head. And in keeping with Met.