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Discussion in 'The Ancient Way - Eastern Orthodox' started by ma2000, Oct 8, 2010.

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    Communion unplugged for awhile

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    I'm referring to St Palamas:cool:
     
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    Michael G Abe Frohmann

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    I do not know if Rome recognizes Palamas or not.
     
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    angrylittlefisherman the worst of sinners

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    They do not recognize St Gregory of Palamas. Actually they reject the Essence and Energies understanding of God and refer to it as Palamism. I am quite proud to be a Palamist myself however.
     
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    ikonographics In patience I waited patiently on the Lord

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    ^
    What he said!

    The biggest (and yet most ignored) difference between Orthodox and Roman theology is the difference the teachings of Palamas and Valaam. There is no one more un-Roman Catholic than St Gregory Palamas! (God willing I'll be venerating his relics when I go to Thessaloniki this week! :) )
     
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    eh, that's what I get for not double checking wikipedia :doh:


     
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