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Who Is A Church Father?
What are the Differences between Orthodoxy and Roman Catholicism?
Phos Hilaron (
Joyful Light) (address at Georgetown University)
Orthodox Ecclesiology in Outline
The Eighth Ecumenical Council:
Constantinople IV (879/880) and the Condemnation of the Filioque Addition and Doctrine
St. Gregory Palamas and the Tradition of the Fathers
The River of Fire
The Church Is One
On the Western Confessions of Faith
Introduction to Volume 2 of Khomiakov's Collected Works (by Yuri Samarin)
Letter to the Editor, l’Union Chrétienne: Response to Gagarine (1860) - On Sobornost
The following letters are from Russia and the English Church: Containing a correspondence between Mr. William Palmer, Fellow of Magdalen College, Oxford, and M. Khomiakoff, in the years 1844-1854, edited by W. J. Birkbeck and published, 1895, at London. They have been very slightly edited for contemporary readers, consistency, and punctuation.
First Letter to William Palmer 
Second Letter to William Palmer 
Third Letter to William Palmer 
Fourth Letter to William Palmer [1847-1848]
Fifth Letter to William Palmer 
Sixth Letter to William Palmer 
Seventh Letter to William Palmer 
Eighth Letter to William Palmer 
Ninth Letter to William Palmer 
Tenth Letter to William Palmer 
Eleventh Letter to William Palmer 
Twelfth Letter to William Palmer 
On the Necessity and Possibility of New Principles in Philosophy (1856)
On the Nature of European Culture and on Its Relationship to Russian Culture (1852)
Faith And Science in Orthodox Gnosiology and Methodology
Whither does humanistic culture lead?
The God-Man: The Foundation of the Truth of Orthodoxy
The Attributes of the Church
From Time to Eternity, the Internal Mission of Our Church
The Mystery of Knowledge
Introduction to the Lives of the Saints
On a Summoning of a Great Council of the Orthodox Church
Condemned to Immortality: A Meditation on the Resurrection
Perfect God and Perfect Man: A Nativity Epistle
Papism as the Oldest Protestantism
Theological Discussion on Eight Teachings of Augustine of Hippo
The Difference between Orthodox Spirituality and Other Traditions
Consequences of the Fall
The Spiritual Guide in Orthodox Christianity
Augustine's New Trinity (in Adobe PDF format)
The Distinction Between Essence and Energies and its Importance for Theology
A Note on Political Theology
Encyclical of the Eastern Patriarchs (1848)
A Reply to the Epistle of Pope Pius IX,
to the Easterns
The Patriarchal Encyclical of 1895
A Reply to the Papal Encyclical of Pope Leo XIII (1895) on Reunion
Synods and Councils: Ecumenical (Imperial), local, and heretical (very wide display)
How many Ecumenical Synods (Ecumenical Councils)?
Is Peter the Rock?
Answer to an Enquirer
Divorce & Annulments: The Difference between Orthodox Christianity & the Latins
Why the Religion of the Vatican is neither
Holy Tradition versus The Game of Telephone
Abbé Guettée: The Papacy: Its Historic Origin and Primitive Relations
Some comments regarding this work
Biographical Notice of the Author
Philip Sherrard: The Greek East and the Latin West
The Roman Background
The Advent and Form of Christianity
The Breach in Christendom
Sacerdotium and Regnum in the Greek East and the Latin West
The Platonic Reaction in the Greek East
From Theology to Philosophy in the Latin West
The Non-Christian Sequel: Greece and the Modern West