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Reply To: Are there elements of ancient and/or modern Near Eastern Christianity that are present in your own church/faith life? If so, what are they? If not, would you be open to implementing any?

Lidia Stanley

It’s fascinating how exploring historical theological controversies can have a profound impact on our understanding of faith and the core beliefs of different traditions. The Christological debate that led to the split between the Church of the East and other branches of Christianity is indeed significant, and it’s intriguing to see how different emphases on the humanity and divinity of Jesus have shaped these traditions.

It’s wonderful to hear that this exploration has sparked a revolution in your perspective on the Gospel. Even without being a theologian, delving into these topics can bring fresh insights and a deeper appreciation for the complexities of Christian thought. As you continue to learn and reflect, you’re engaging in a journey that enriches your faith and understanding of the diverse ways people have sought to understand and follow Christ throughout history.