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New Voices in Greek Orthodox Thought: Untying the Bond by Asst Prof Stauning Willert Trine

By Asst Prof Stauning Willert Trine

New Voices in Greek Orthodox inspiration brings to the sunshine and discusses a strand in modern Greek public debate that's usually ignored, specifically innovative spiritual actors of a western orientation. foreign - and Greek - media are inclined to specialise in the extraordinary perspectives and to classify positions within the public debate alongside popular dichotomies resembling traditionalists vs. modernsers.

Demonstrating that during overdue modernity, parallel to emerging nationalisms, there's a shift in the direction of spiritual groups turning into the vital axis for cultural association and revolutionary considering, the publication provides Greece as a case learn in line with empirical box info from modern theology and spiritual schooling, and makes a special contribution to ongoing debates concerning the public position of faith in modern Europe.

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