The Primacy of Peter: Essays in Ecclesiology and the Early Church

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John Meyendorff
St. Vladimir's Seminary Press, 1992 - Religion - 182 pages
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This book is written in Charity. It explains the Eastern Orthodox point of view. There are no polemics in this book. It is quite one sided in some regards but in other relatively well balanced. All in all I think this is a good book for Catholics and Orthodox alike.

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Some excellent material in this edition. Valuable for readers from all backgrounds. This is sometimes hard to find in print, so don't sleep on it! Read full review

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About the author (1992)

John Meyendorff, Professor Byzantine and Eastern European History at Fordham University, is an Orthodox priest, a holder of the D. es L. (Sorbonne), and the author of several books on Orthodoxy.

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