Tag Archives: image of God

Christos Yannaras: Human Person as Icon of God

The Almighty God, Holy Scripture teaches us, created humanity in his Image; but precisely what this means is unclear. Theologians have offered various interpretations of the Imago Dei over the centuries, typically identifying a property or attribute mutually shared by … Continue reading

Posted in Zizioulas & Yannaras | Tagged , , , , , , | 12 Comments

Sergius Bulgakov: The Glory of the Resurrection

When the Lord Jesus Christ returns in glory, he will return in the body that was crucified under Pontius Pilate and raised from death by the heavenly Father on Easter morning—the same body in which he appeared to his disciples, … Continue reading

Posted in Eschatology, Sergius Bulgakov | Tagged , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

St Athanasius: The Life of Man is the Knowledge of the Father

Created from out of nothing, man is, by nature, incapable of apprehending the transcendent Creator; yet because he is also created in the image of the divine Image, he is given the possibility and privilege, by grace, of knowing God. … Continue reading

Posted in Athanasius | Tagged , , , , , , | 20 Comments