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07. A Brief Guide to the Main Editions and Translations of the Work of St. Ephrem: Sebastian.P. Brock

31. Word – Studies in Syriac: K. Luke.

45. The Western Addition to the Nicene-Constantinopolitan Creed ( Filioque Clause) as Example of the Relation to the Orthodox Church: Rainer Stahl

61. The Present Day Relevance of St. Ephrem: Dr. John Padinjarekutt.

67. Sedro and General Thanksgiving: Philip Tovey

75. Syriac Poetry on Biblical Themes. I, The Prophet Elijah and the Widow of Sarepta: Sebastian P. Brock

87. The Old Eucharistic Liturgy of the “Church of the East”: J.P.M. van der Ploeg.

111. SEERI –Chronicle (1989-90)

114. Book Reviews:

(i). Abstract - A study in the History of Historiography Acta Univ. Ups. Studia Semitica Upsaliensia 9, pp. 182 Uppsala. 1987 ISBN 11-554-1967-4. Almpvist &Wiksell International, Box 638, S-Stockholm. – by W. Witakowski

(ii). Rev. Edward Jackman O.P.: A Solar Seasonal Christian Calendar Published by Celtic Arts Canada, Toronto 1990, pp. 62. – by G. Panicker


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123. Etymological Studies in Syriac: K. Luke

137. The Deacon’s Proclamations in Oriental Liturgies: with special reference to the Syro-Maronite Liturgy: John Madey.

163. SEERI –Chronicle (1990).

166. Book Reviews by Dr. John Madey

(i). Iso Baumer: Prince Max of Saxony and Armenia With an appendix: Leaflet Nr 11 of the Armenian Interdenominational Campaign. Bremen 1986.

(ii). The living God: A Catechism for the Christian Faith, Translated from the French by Olga Dunlop. Crestwood, New York 10707, 1989. Vol. I, XVI + pp. 1-231, vol. II. XIII + pp. 233-245. (2 vol. set) $ 24.95.

(iii). Directions for the celebration of the Divine Service of the holy Mysteries of the Syriac Maronite Church. Brooklyn, NY 11228-0036 [P.O. Box 36], Diocese of Saint Maron – USA, 79 pp., $ 9.00.

(iv). Dytro Blazejowskyj: Hierarchy of the Kyivan Church ( 861-1990) [Sacrum Ucrainae Milleninm, vol. 31, Rome 1990: Editiones Universitatis Catholicae Ucrainorum S. Clementis Papae, 538 pp., hardbound, $ 35.00.

(v). John Meyendorff: Byzantium and the rise of Russia: A study of Byzantino-Russian Relations in the Fourteenth Century. Crestwood, New York 10707: St. Vladimir’s Seminary Press, 1989, xxi+ 326 pp., $ 12.95.

(vi). St. Ephrem the Syrian, Hymns on Paradise: Introduction and translation by Sebastian Brock, Crestwood, New York 10707: St. Vladimir’s Seminary Press, 1990, 240 pp., $ 8.95.

(vii). St. Isaac of Niniveh, on Ascetical Life. Translated from the Syriac by Mary Hansbury, Crestwood, New York 10707: St. Vladimir’s Seminary Press, 1989, $ 5.95.

(viii). Petro B.T. Bilaniuk: Studies in Eastern Christianity. Volume Four Munich-Toronto: The Ukrainian Free University, Series: Monographs No. 25 (Distributed by the author: Rt. Rev. P.B.T. Bilaniuk, 41 Parkway Avenue, Toronto, Ontario M6R IT6, Canada), 1989, 175 pp., $ 10.00

(ix). Anastasios Kallis (Ed): Die Gottliche Liturgie der Orthodoxen Kirche Deutsch – Griechish- Kirchenslawisch. Mainz: Matthias-Grünewald-Verlag, 1989, 288 pp., DM 22.00.

(x). Kanon: The “Protos” and his Jurisdiction / Le “Protos” et sa Juridiction/ Der “Protos” under seine Jrisdiktion. IX: Yearbook of the Society for the Law of the Oriental Churches. Vienna (Austria): Verlag des Verbandes der wissenschaftlichen Gesellschaften Oesterreichs, 1989, 216 pp., Austrian Shilling 330.00, or DM 40.00.

(xi). Wilhelm Nyseen–Hans–Joachim Schulz-Paul Wiertz (eds), Handbuch der Ostkirchenkunde Band II. Düsseldorf: Patmos Verlag, 276 pp., Cloth DM 38.80.

(xii). Teologia W Dialogu (=Theology in Dialogue) & Jeden Pan, Jedna Wiara (=One God, One Faith)

(xiii). Panayiotis Nellas: Deification in Christ: Orthodox Perspectives on the Nature of the Human Person. Translated from the Greek by Norman Russel, with a foreward by Bishop Kallistos of Diokleia (=Contemporary Greek Theologians, 5), Crestwood, New York 10707: St. Vladimir’s Seminary Press, 1987, 254 pp., $ 12.95.

(xiv). John Baggley: Doors of Perception- Icons and their spiritual significance, with an appendix by Richard Temple. Crestwood, New York 10707: St. Vladimir’s Seminary Press, 1988, 166 pp., $ 12.95.

(xv). Franeis House: Millinium of Faith: Christianity in Russia A D. 988-1988. Crestwood, New York 10707: St. Vladimir’s Seminary Press, 1988, 133 pp., $ 9.95.

(xvi). John Meyendroff: Imperial Unity and Christian Divisions: The Church 450-680 (=Church History, II), Crestwood, New York 10707: St. Vladimir’s Seminary Press, 402 pp., $ 14.95.