Pinball effect of Books (1)

Pinball effect of Books (1). «.

Emanuel Murariu isi incepe seria de postari despre care care l-au influentat in ‘(de)(re)formare’ cu citeva consideratii legate de superba carte a lui Jaroslav Pelikan Iisus de-a lungul secolelor.

Nu ratati aceasta serie.

POate ca ar merita ca si altii dinytre noi sa scrie despore cartile (ci poate, de asemenea, despre oamenii) care ne-au facut SA FIM CEEA CE SUNTEM ASTAZI, cu bune si cu rele,

Jaroslav Pelikan’s Road to Orthodoxy

Jaroslav Pelikan is undoubtedly on the the most important specialist in church history and historical theology of the last century. As it is well known, Pelikan is a late adherent to Orthodoxy, after living most of his ecclesial life as an ordained minister of the Lutheran Church.

I have written HERE about my meeting with him at Tantur Ecumenical Institute in Jerusalem.
In the article below, that can be downloaded in PDF format, one of his long-term friends and former colleague, Robert L Wilken, talks about Pelikan’s road to Orthodoxy.

Wilken, Robert L, – Jaroslav Pelikan and the Road to Orthodoxy

I note here something that may sound very strange for the Romanian readership of this blog. The author of this article is a Lutheran converted to Catholicism and it was published in 2010 in Concordia Theological Quarterly, the theological journal of a Lutheran school, Concordia Theological Seminary in Fort Wayne, Indiana. Continue reading “Jaroslav Pelikan’s Road to Orthodoxy”

Intalnirea mea cu Jaroslav Pelikan

Pelikan

In mai 2000 faceam prima mea vizita la Ierusalim. Dincolo de responsabilitatile profesionale, legate de slujba mea la World Vision, am avut ocazia de a cunoaste realitatea necosmetizata a Tarii Sfinte, care se deosebeste radical de imaginea paradisiaca promovata de foarte eficienta masina propagandistica israeliana. Dar nu aceasta este obiectivul prezentului articol si voi lasa subiectul respectiv pentru o alta ocazie.

Continue reading “Intalnirea mea cu Jaroslav Pelikan”