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George Florovsky «St Gregory Palamas and the Tradition of the Fathers»

From Sobornost, 4 (1961) 4, 165-176 ‘Following the Holy Fathers’ . . . It was usual in the Ancient Church to introduce doctrinal statements by phrases like this. The Decree of Chalcedon opens precisely with these very words. The Seventh Ecumenical Council introduces its decision concerning the Holy Icons in a more elaborate way: ‘Following […]