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Ressourcement: A Movement for Renewal in Twentieth-Century Catholic Theology - Edited by Gabriel Flynn and Paul D. Murray
(p. 522) The ultimate end game of the 18th century Russian Orthodox church's 'Ressourcement', adopted by the Novus Ordo & which provided the framework for Vatican II, is recognizing the N. O. church's subservient relationship with the synagogue as typified by the Noahide Laws.
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The Flow of Ideas: Russian Thought from the Enlightenment to the Religious-Philosophical Renaissance (Eastern European Culture, Politics and Societies)
(pp. 181-82) Khomiakov's ideas while initially rejected by the Orthodox were nonetheless adopted by them. His ideas influenced Congar & Villain and Vatican II's 'Lumen gentium'. Khomiakov viewed Catholicism as "apostasy".
(pp. 587-8) Soloviev's “All-Unity”..."paved the way not only for the renaissance of the Orthodox Church, but also for the Second Vatican Council."
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Eastern Orthodox priest, Gabriel Naddaf's 12 page booklet, "A Christian Guide to the Anti-Israel Boycott Movement (BDS)" in pdf.
Eastern Orthodox priest, Gabriel Naddaf, “Without Israel, Christianity around the world would be nothing” while addressing the Friends of the Israel Defense Forces (FIDF).
Gabriel Naddaf “as one of the few surviving Christians in the Middle-East, I praise God daily for the blessing of being able to call myself an Israeli. I call upon anyone in any state who has not already passed an anti-BDS resolution to reach out to PJTN.”
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Vladimir Soloviev created the Russian theological concept of 'Sophiology' and Florensky and Bulgakov spread it. Russian Orthodox goal was to spread its beliefs, concepts, and mysticism into world dominance.…

#RussianOrthodox #ThirdRome #Shekinah #Mysticism
'sobornost' was the beginnings of the Russian ecumenical movement in the ROC.
St. Sergius Theological Institute in Paris partnered with the YMCA for financing. Additional money came via John D. Rockefeller which was used to spread Russian charities for support of academy worldwide. (pp. 225-238)

#RussianOrthodox #Rockefeller #YMCA
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Around 3000 BCE in eastern #Europe, a Proto-Balto-Slavic #language started to diverge from #ProtoIndoEuropean.

The #Slavic branch of the #IndoEuropean #languages began about 2,000 years later when Proto-Slavic deviated from Proto-Balto-Slavic.

[Image:…] Source: The Indo-European L...
As the #Slavic-speaking area expanded during the first millennium CE (striped area on map), Proto-Slavic transitioned to Common Slavic. The #language underwent minor changes that occurred mostly uniformly across eastern #Europe, thereby maintaining mutual intelligibility. A map of eastern Europe sho...
Around the year 1000 CE #CommonSlavic began to split into the South, West, and East branches to which all modern #Slavic #languages belong.

Roughly 315m people speak a Slavic #language, mostly in Eastern #Europe (including the #Balkan peninsula), #CentralAsia, and #Siberia. A map of Europe highlightin...
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