But later, driven out of Constantinople, the Eastern Orthodox Church
moved to Moscow under the patronage of Grand Duke Ivan 111, ruler of Muscovy, leaving a rump Byzantine to limp along until the end of the Ottoman Empire in the early twentieth century.
By contrast, the Eastern Orthodox Church
, like the Roman Catholic Church, limits its priesthood to men, condemns homosexual relations and values traditional forms of worship.
Pippidi, Alina Mungiu: "The Ruler and the Patriarch: The Romanian Eastern Orthodox Church
in Transition", in East European Constitutional Review, Spring 1998
John Maximovitch Eastern Orthodox Church
, to talk about spirituality.
8) It is good for us to note with appreciation the teaching of theosis (deification) of the Eastern Orthodox Church
Also, after the Berlin Wall fell, a renewed sense of possibility gripped the Eastern Orthodox Church
On the other side is the Eastern Orthodox Church
, which is strictly pro-life.
This is why the crusades came about - to free the Eastern Orthodox Church
from the rule of Islam which had conquered it.
Each year, several girls are selected to participate in a weeklong program that gives them the opportunity to experience an alternative lifestyle -- being sisters of the Eastern Orthodox Church
He's also afraid of closer relations with the Eastern Orthodox church
, which invests much greater authority at the level of bishop than Catholics do.
As hypnotic, and occasionally Byzantine, as its subject, pic travels to North Africa, Russia and the Balkans to explore the reaches of music associated with the Eastern Orthodox church
Thus, corresponding to each Oriental and Eastern Orthodox church
, a Catholic equivalent arose: Chaldean (Assyrian) Catholic (1553), Syrian Catholic (1663), Melkite (Greek) Catholic (1724), Armenian Catholic (1742), and Coptic Catholic (1895).