Archbishop Hilarion (Alfeyev), Chairman of the Moscow Patriarchate Department for External Church Relations, is well known throughout the Orthodox Church as a leading theologian, writer, and musical composer. He holds a doctorate in Philosophy from Oxford University and a doctorate in theology from St Sergius Orthodox Theological Institute in Paris.
This is a very readable book. What`s more, it deals with an important and often very overlooked aspect of Christian theology. Read morePublished 25 days ago by alex
It was an overview of orthodox conclusions. Not sure what was missing, but I really did not find the book to address information of the many different views between Protestants,... Read morePublished 3 months ago by Alfonzo
The Apostles' Creed states that Christ "descended into hell" after His death. This book is an Eastern Orthodox view of what was meant by the statement. Read morePublished on July 14, 2013 by Walter Ferguson
Metropolitan Hilarion's book was a goldmine of fresh theological insights, and an amazing look into a point of resurrection theology vastly overlooked in the Western Churches. Read morePublished on December 4, 2012 by Amazon Customer