Greek orthodox beliefs dating
His family is [...] Orthodox, but we are getting married in my church, the Lutheran Church.My question: I’d like to pick a date for the wedding that will not…In the West theology remained under the influence of St.Augustine of Hippo (354–430), while in the East doctrinal thought was shaped by the Greek Fathers.
The growth of Roman primacy, based on the concept of the apostolic origin of the church of Rome, was incompatible with the Eastern idea that the importance of certain local churches—Rome, Alexandria, Antioch, and, later, Constantinople—could be determined only by their numerical and political significance.
It should also be noted that the Eastern Orthodox Church constitutes a separate tradition from the churches of the so-called Oriental Orthodox Communion, now including the Armenian Apostolic Church, the Ethiopian Tewahedo Orthodox Church, the Eritrean Tewahedo Orthodox Church, the Coptic Orthodox Church, the Syriac Orthodox Partriarchate of Antioch and All the East, and the Malankara Orthodox Church of India.
From the time of the Council of Chalcedon in 451 to the late 20th century, the Oriental Orthodox churches were out of communion with the Roman Catholic Church and later the Eastern Orthodox Church because of a perceived difference in doctrine regarding the divine and human natures of Jesus.
The first Christians were Jews, and they worshipped along with other Jews in the synagogue.
The earliest Gentile converts also attended the synagogue.