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Taught by God: An Introduction to Orthodox Theology

ISBN: 9781878997876


Explore the Orthodox approach to theology and spirituality. Taught by God: An Introduction to Orthodox Theology was compiled from preliminary lectures at St. Tikhon’s Seminary by Professor of Dogmatic Theology Harry Boosalis. While intended for first-year Master of Divinity students, the text’s introductory approach and reader-friendly style is ideal for anyone interested in the ancient spirituality of the Christian East. Based on Holy Scripture and patristic teaching, the text refers to the writings of a variety of Orthodox theologians, but especially those from Eastern European backgrounds. With an engaging style, this book is an ideal introduction to Orthodox theology for lay people and students.

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Key Features

  • Provides an introduction to Orthodox theology
  • Offers accessible chapters compiled from lectures at St. Tikhon’s Seminary
  • References the writings of a variety of Orthodox theologians


  • Introduction
  • Orthodox Theology: 2,000 Years of Apostolic Tradition
  • Orthodox Theology: A Way of Life
  • Orthodox Dogma: An Eastern Approach to the Study of Dogmatic Theology
  • The Orthodox Icon: Theology Incarnate
  • Epilogue
  • Bibliography

Product Details

  • Title: Taught by God: An Introduction to Orthodox Theology
  • Author: Harry M. Boosalis
  • Publisher: St. Tikhon’s Monastery Press
  • Publication Date: 2010
  • Pages: 138
  • Christian Group: Orthodox
  • Topic: Theology

About Harry M. Boosalis

Harry M. Boosalis is professor of dogmatic theology at St. Tikhon’s Orthodox Theological Seminary in South Canaan, Pennsylvania. He earned his MDiv from Holy Cross Greek Orthodox School of Theology, and ThD in Orthodox theology from the University of Thessaloniki. He has also written Knowledge of God, Orthodox Spiritual Life, and The Joy of the Holy.