Vol. VII, Nos.1, 2 & 3 (1994)

17. Does Unity also imply Communion? Some reflections on the ecumenical relations between the Eastern orthodox and the Oriental Orthodox Churches: John Madey.

37. Loyalty towards Eastern liturgical and theological tradition: A prerequisite for further steps on the way to communion and ecclesial unity: Lother Waldmüller.

43. “So God blessed the seventh day and hallowed it” (Gen 2: 1-3): Maurina Fritz.

55.     (i). Syriac Poetry on biblical themes

(ii). A dialogue poem on the sacrifice of Isaac (Gen 22): Sebastian P. Brock.

73. A Syriac Inspired Jesus-prayer in the Danish Church Hymnal: Morten Moebjerg.

89. Canonical Fasts in the West Syrian Tradition: B. Varghese.

109. A Quest of Monastic inculturation in India: Forty Years at Kurisumala Ashram: Francis Acharya.

131. Documentation: Letter of H. B. Kyr Ivan Myroslav Lubachivsky of L’viv to H.B. Edward I. Cardinal Cassidy on the Document of Balamand, Lebanon. 139. The Community of the Resurrection: David J. Lane.

147. Book Reviews:

(i) Gabriel Bunge: Der andere Paraklet:Die Ikone der Heiligen Dreieinigkeit des Malermoenchs Andrej Rubljov. Mit einem Geleitwort von Sergej S. Avertintsev. Würzburg: Der christliche Osten 1994, 119 pp., 23 illustrations in colour, hardbound DM 45.80 – by John Madey.

(ii) St. John of Kronstadt, Counsels on the Christian Priesthood, ed. and introduced by W. Jardine Grisbrooke. Crestwood, NY 10707-1699: St. Vladimir’s Seminary Press, 1994, 134 pp., n. p – by John Madey.

(iii) St Gregory of Nyssa: The Soul and the Resurrection. Translated from the Greek and introduced by Catherine P. Roth, Crestwood, NY 10707-1699: St. Vladimir’s Seminary Press, 1993, 130 pp., n. p – by John Madey.

(iv) Alexander Schmemann, Celebration of Faith-Sermons, Vol. I: I Beieve, Translated from the Russian by John A. Jillions, Crestwood, NY 10707-1699: St. Vladimir’s Seminary Press, 1991, 134 pp., n. p – Sermons, Vol. 2: The Church Year. 1994, 162 pp., n.p - by John Madey.

(v) Die Sakramente: Gebete zur Spendung der Heiligen Sakramente in her Koptisch-Orthodoxen Kirche. Uebersetzung Gewied Ghaly Tawadros & Marianne Hermann. Waldsolms-Kröffelbach: Koptisch-orthodoxes Patriarchat – St. Antonius Kloster, 1994, 102 p., hardbound n.p. - by John Madey.

(vi) Seminarvortacge ueber die koptische Liturgie. Waldsolms-Kröffelbach/ Ts: Koptisch Orthodoxes Zentrum St. Antonius-Kloster, 1994, 83 pp., - by John Madey.

(vii) Das Synaxarium: Das Koptische Heiligenbuch mit den Heiligen zu jedem Tag des Jahres, Ubersetzt von Robert und Lilly Suter. Waldsolms-Kröffelbach: Koptisch-orthodoxes Patriarchat – St. Antonius Kloster, 1994, 517 p., hardbound n.p. - by John Madey.

(viii) A. Kiraz, A Computer / Generated Concordance to the Syriac New Testament –According to the British and Foreign Bible Society’s Edition, 6 Volumens, XXXV + 4639 pp., Brill, Leiden / New York/ Koeln, 1993. by Bertram schmitz

156. SEERI Chronicle – 1994