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  1. Eastern Christianity and the Cold War, 1945-91

    Edited by Lucian Leustean

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Russia and Eastern Europe

    Despite widespread persecution, Orthodox churches not only survived the Cold War period but levels of religiosity in Orthodox countries remained significant. This book examines the often surprising relations between Orthodox churches and political regimes. It provides a comprehensive overview of...

    Published May 17th 2011 by Routledge

  2. Russian Society and the Orthodox Church

    Religion in Russia after Communism

    By Zoe Knox

    Series: BASEES/Routledge Series on Russian and East European Studies

    Russian Society and the Orthodox Church examines the Russian Orthodox Church's social and political role and its relationship to civil society in post-Communist Russia. It shows how Orthodox prelates, clergy and laity have shaped Russians' attitudes towards religious and ideological pluralism,...

    Published August 14th 2009 by Routledge

  3. Popular Religion in Russia

    'Double Belief' and the Making of an Academic Myth

    By Stella Rock

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Russia and Eastern Europe

    This book dispels the widely-held view that paganism survived in Russia alongside Orthodox Christianity, demonstrating that 'double belief', dvoeverie, is in fact an academic myth. Scholars, citing the medieval origins of the term, have often portrayed Russian Christianity as uniquely muddied by...

    Published May 12th 2009 by Routledge

  4. Truth in Aquinas

    Edited by John Milbank, Catherine Pickstock

    Series: Routledge Radical Orthodoxy

    Provocative and sophisticated, Truth in Aquinas is a fascinating re-evaluation of a key area - truth - in the work of Thomas Aquinas. John Milbank and Catherine Pickstock's provocative but strongly argued position is that many of the received views of Aquinas as philosopher and theologian are...

    Published November 2nd 2000 by Routledge

  5. Cyril of Alexandria

    By Norman Russell

    Series: The Early Church Fathers

    As a ruler of the church of Alexander and president of the Third Ecumenical Council of 431, Cyril was one of the most powerful men of the fifth century. Not only did he define the concept of christological orthodoxy for the next two centuries, but he is also often regarded as an unscrupulous cleric...

    Published April 13th 2000 by Routledge