In Memoriam . . . 🕯️
30 May, 2022
We are delighted to invite to a session of the Eastern Christianity in Interfaith Contexts Reading Group led by Dr Christine Mangala Frost, Institute for Orthodox Christian Studies, Cambridge, UK.
The reading material will be circulated to those who will register for this session.
Here are the details of this fascinating session.
Topic: Alexander Schmemann on Theotokos vis-à-vis Kali a Hindu Mother Goddess
Speaker: Dr Christine Mangala Frost, Institute for Orthodox Christian Studies, Cambridge, UK.
Chair: Professor Sebastian Brock, FBA, Wolfson College, University of Oxford, UK.
Date: 30 May, 2022
Time: 17:00-18:00 BST | 18:00-19:00 CET | 9:00-10:00 PT | 11:00-12:00 CT | 12:00-13:00 ET
If you would like to join the Eastern Christianity in Interfaith Contexts Reading Group, please sign up here.
The recording of this session is available here:
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- Narsai on the Virgin Mary
- ‘Conception by ear’ and Redemption of the Human Sensorium in Ephrem’s Thirty-fifth Madrasha on the Church
- From Edessa to South Arabia and Back: The Syriac Story of Bishop Paul and Priest John and Models of Sanctity in the Medieval Middle East
- Wrestling with Calculating-Thoughts: Mental Training according to Evagrius of Pontus
- An Anonymous Syriac Dialogue between Mary and the Angel
- Dadisho of Qatar: Questioning the Desert Fathers