The Orthodox Church - September 1998


Orthodox-Lutheran Joint Commission meets

Thirty-five renowned Orthodox and Lutheran theologians gathered near Stockholm, Sweden July 31-August 8 for the annual Lutheran-Orthodox Joint Commission meeting. Cochaired by His Eminence, Archbishop Spyridon of the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America, the gathering discussed the doctrines of grace, justification and synergy with major papers presented by Lutheran Prof. Dr. Bruce Marshall, Northfield, MN and Prof. Dr. Vlassios Phidas, Athens, Greece.

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