Creation and Redemption
СодержаниеI. INTRODUCTORY. The Valley of the Shadow of Death II. METHODOLOGY. Revelation, Philosophy and Theology I II III III. CREATION. Creation and Creaturehood I II III IV IV. EVIL. The Darkness of Night The Existence of Evil as a Paradox The Existence of Evil as a Mystery V. REDEMPTION I. The Incarnation and Redemption II. The Mystery of Death and Redemption III. Immortality, Resurrection and Redemption Time, Eternity, and Redemption V. High Priest and Redeemer VI. The Crucifixion, Resurrection and Redemption VII. Baptismal Symbolism and Redemptive Reality VIII. The Eucharist and Redemption VI. DIMENSIONS OF REDEMPTION Cur Deus Homo? The Motive of the Incarnation () I II III IV The Ever-Virgin Mother of God The Sacrament of Pentecost CONSENSUS ECCLESIAE NOV. 24, 1934 On the Veneration of the Saints Holy Ikons The “Immortality” of the Soul I II. The Soul as a ‘Creature’ III. Man Is Mortal III. “I am the Resurrection, and the Life” IV. The Last Adam V. “And Life Everlasting” VI VII. ESCHATOLOGY. The Last Things and the Last Events I II III
About the Author
Born in Odessa in 1893, Father Georges Florovsky was Assistant Professor at the University of Odessa in 1919. Having left Russia, Fr. Florovsky taught philosophy in Prague from 1922 until 1926. He was then invited to the chair of Patrology at St. Sergius’ Orthodox Theological Institute in Paris.
In 1948 Fr. Florovsky came to the United States. He was Professor and Dean of St. Vladimir’s Theological School until 1955, while also teaching as Adjunct Professor at Columbia University and Union Theological Seminary.
From 1956 until 1964 Fr. Florovsky held the chair of Eastern Church History at Harvard University. Since 1964 he has taught Slavic studies and history at Princeton University.
Fr. Georges Florovsky, Emeritus Professor of Eastern Church History at Harvard University and recipient of numerous honorary degrees, is a member of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences.
About the Collected Works of Fr. Florovsky
The Collected Works of Fr. Georges Florovsky will be published in English and will contain his articles in Slavic studies as well as in Church History and Theology which have previously appeared in Russian, German, French, Bulgarian, Czech, Serbian, Swedish and English. Each volume will be arranged thematically. Included in the Collected Works will be his two major works on the Church Fathers (The Eastern Fathers of the Fourth Century and The Byzantine Fathers from the Fifth to the Eighth Century) and Ways of Russian Theology. The last volume of The Collected Works will contain an Index to the entire corpus.