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Vol. 95/ nr. 2 (apr.-june)


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The Pressing Actuality of the Message of the Heads of the Local Orthodox Churches at the Beginning of the Third Christian Millennium

(Rev. Prof. Dr. Ioan Tulcan)


† Nestor Dinculeană

Religious Holidays of the Jewish People in the Post-Exilic Period

Andreas Müller

The Christianisation of Philanthropy in Ioannes Chrysostomos

Mihai Brie

The Exaposteilarion of the Savior’s Resurrection. Interpretive Nuances

Ioan Tulcan

The Reception of Father Stăniloae’s Trinitarian Theological Thinking in the German Space and Its Meanings

Corneliu-Dragoș Bălan, Nicușor Tucă, Florina Bălan

Challenges and Destructive Practices for the Contemporary Family

Vasile-Doru Fer

Biblical-Theological Values in the Thought and Work of St. Cyril of Alexandria

Ştefan Negreanu

“Byzantine Symphony” from Emperor Justinian to Basil I the Macedonian

Vasile Cristescu

The Doctrinal Position of the Christology of Evagrius Ponticus in the Teaching of the Eastern Church and its Correction by the Eastern Fathers and Theologians

Filip Albu

The Exigencies of Doctrinal Preaching in the Thinking of Father Ilarion V. Felea (1903-1961). Notes to the Volume of Sermons Duhul adevărului


Reinard Thöle, Geheiligt werde Dein Name. Christliche Gottesdienste zwischen Anbetung und Anbiederung, Baden-Baden, Tectum Verlag, 2021, 178 pp.

(Rev. Prof. Dr. Ioan Tulcan)

Florin Dobrei, Sebastian-Dragoș Bunghez, Preotul profesor Teodor Botiș (1873-1940). O viață în slujba bisericii, a învățământului și a neamului românesc [The priest teacher Teodor Botiș (1873-1940). A life in the service of the church, education and the Romanian nation], Editura Universității “Aurel Vlaicu”, Arad, 2022, 576 pp

(Dr. Mircea-Gheorghe Abrudan)

Craig. S. Keener, Miracles Today: The Supernatural Work of God in the Modern World, Grand Rapids: Baker Academic, 2021, 284 pp

(Rev. Adrian Murg)


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Vol. 94/ nr. 1 (ian.-mar.)


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A Systematization of Church Music in the 8th Century

(Protosyngellos Lect. dr. Nicolae M. TANG)


Stelian Tofană

Who Is the “Beloved Disciple” in the Gospel of John? – Hypothesis or Solution for the Johannine Paternity of the Gospel?

Constantin Rus

The Holy Mystery of Confession – Some Canonical Remarks

Vasile Creţu

Traits caractéristiques de la catéchèse française entre 1980 et 2000. Constats et mutations (The French Catechesis between 1980 and 2000. Characteristics, Findings and Transformations)

Vasile Cristescu

The Apollinarist Doctrine and Its Rejection by St. Gregory of Nyssa

Tiberiu Ardelean

Church Music from the West of the Country from the Declarations and Confessions of Some Outstanding Musical Personalities

Ioan-Tănase Chiș

Arguments and Assets of Orthodoxy in Contemporary Europe

Răzvan Perșa

Romanian Orthodox Academic Theology and the Discovering of the Philokalia during the Interwar Period

Ovidiu-Mihai Neacșu

I Corinthians 15, 44-45 . The First Man, Adam and the Last Adam


Matthias Hartmann and Vasile Stanciu (eds.), Das Leben als Geschenk Gottes. Christliche Verantwortung im Angesicht des Todes, Seria Biblioteca teologică germano-română, Schiller Verlag, Bonn-Sibiu, 2018, 216 pp.

(Rev. Prof. Dr. Ioan Tulcan)

Juan Ignacio Arrieta, Corso di diritto vaticano, Edusc., Roma, 2021, 384 pp., Pontificia Università della Santa Croce, Subsidia canonica, 31, [ISBN: 978-88-8333-931-8]

(Rev. Prof. Dr. Constantin Rus)

Sfântul Isaac Sirul, Cuvinte ascetice (Ascetical Homilies), vol. 1, Cuvintele I-XXX, ediție bilingvă, text critic grec stabilit de Marcel Pirard, Université de Louvain; Introducere, traducere, note și comentarii Ieromonah Agapie Corbu (Bilingual edition, Greek critical text established by Marcel Pirard, Université de Louvain; Introduction, translation, notes and comments by Hieromonk Agapie Corbu), Editura Sf. Nectarie, Arad, 2022, ISBN 978-606-8840-20-8, CXLVIII+622 pp.

(Protosyngellos Lect. dr. Nicolae M. Tang)


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Vol. 93/ nr. 4 (oct. – dec.)


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Reflecting on Life and Death

(Rev. Vasile Vlad PhD.)


Papers Presented at the

International Symposium Medicine & Theology:

The Phenomenon of Death in the Age of Biotechnology

held at the “Hilarion V. Felea” Faculty of Orthodox Theology from Arad, 

on the 2nd of November 2022. 


Rev. Prof. Dr. Cristinel Ioja PhD., and Rev. Prof. Dr. Vasile Vlad PhD.


Werner Neuer

Salzburg Declaration

Cristinel Ioja

The Phenomenon of Death in the Era of Biotechnologies. A Perspective of Orthodox Dogmatics

Ioan C. Teşu

The Human Being – between Deification by Grace and Biotechnology Augmentation

Tiberiu Medeanu

Thanatology, from Zamolxes to Modern Medicine

Vasile Vlad

Fear of Death. A Theological Perspective

Mihaela Orodan

The Significance of An Integral Anthropology in the Proximity of Death

Ispas Ruja

Position on the Criteria of Brain Death in the Documents of the Roman Catholic and Evangelical Churches in Germany

Dumitru-Adrian Ciurea

Adveniat Regnum Tuum. The Millenium between Relevance and Mystery

Andrei-Ioan Danciu

Beauty Surgery and the Christian Conscience


Emilian (Nica) Crișanul, Episcop-vicar, Episcopia Hușilor: memorie și actualitate (Monografie istorică) [The Diocese of Husi: Memory and Actuality (Historical Monograph)], Editura Doxologia, Iași; Editura Horeb, Huși,2022, 414 pp.

(Rev. Dr. Ştefan Negreanu)

Carlo Fantappiè, Il diritto canonico nella società postmoderna. Lezioni universitarie, G. Giappichelli, Torino, 2020, 399 pp., ISBN: 978-88-921371-7-2

(Rev. Prof. Dr. Constantin Rus)

Constanța Cristescu, The Anastasimatar from Arad – Composed according to the Musical Notations of Trifon Lugojan, Editura Eurostampa, Timișoara, 2021

(Rev. Lect. Dr. Tiberiu Ardelean)


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Vol. 92/ no. 3 (jul.- sept.)


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The Importance of Daily Prayer in Monotheistic Religion

by Rev. Caius Claudius Cuţaru PhD.


Caius Claudius Cuţaru

Religious Mentalities and Attitudes in Times of Pandemic

Lucian Farcaşiu

Supra-Veneration of Theotokos in the Liturgical Services of the Orthodox Church

Teofan Mada

Theology and Spirituality in the Ecclesial Conception of Charles Curran

Cătălin Raiu

Confronting Religion from a Post-Political Perspective. Health Policies during the Covid-19 Pandemic inRomania

Gabriel-Valeriu Basa

Roman Ciorogariu – Director of the Theological-Pedagogical Institute in Arad

Gabriela Radu

The Ruler’s Virtues in the Ekthesis of Agapetus Diaconus

Adrian Murg

Christian Life as Warfare, according to Ephesians 6, 10-20

Florin-Ioan Gașpar

A View on the Orthodox Neopatristics of the Second Half of the Twentieth Century. Consequences andInsufficiencies

Alexandru Lazar

The Politico-Dogmatic Stage of the Apocatastasis’ Condemnation. Post-synodal Perspectives136


†Damaschin Dorneanu, Vicar Bishop of the Archdiocese of Suceava and Rădăuți, Dimensiunea mistagogică aSăptămânii Sfintelor Pătimiri. Elemente de antropologie duhovnicească (The Mystagogic Dimension of the Holy and GreatWeek. Elements of Spiritual Anthropology), Crimca Publishing House, Suceava, 2022, 863 pp.

(Lucian Farcașiu)

Academician preot profesor universitar doctor Mircea Păcurariu (1932- 2021) – o viață pusă în slujba lui Dumnezeu și a neamului românesc, Editura Renașterea, Cluj Napoca și editura Episcopiei Devei și Hunedoarei, Deva, 2021, coordonatori: † Gurie Georgiu, preot Florin Dobrei, 384 pp.

(Gabriel-Valeriu Basa)

Patrick Schreiner, Matthew, Disciple and Scribe: The First Gospel and Its Portrait of Jesus, BakerAcademic, Grand Rapids, 2019, xiv + 289 pp.

(Adrian Murg)


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Vol. 91/ no. 2 (apr.-june)


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Knoweledge of God as Vision, according to St. Gregory Palamas

(Rev. Adrian Murg)


Vasile Vlad 

The Body When Praying

Vasile Cristescu 

The Death and Resurrection of Christ in the Rejection of Apollinarism by Saint Gregory of Nyssa

Vasile Doru Fer 

The Holy Scripture and the Access through It to the Dynamics and Dimension of Religious Education of Young People 

Ştefan Negreanu 

The Work of the Church in Scotland During the First Christian Millennium

Nicolae M. Tang 

Theology and Confession in the Apologies of Saint Justin the Martyr and the Philosopher

Vasile Creţu 

Les catéchismes catholiques français entre 1960 et 1980: l’ importance de l’expérience humaine et croyante

Alexandru Nicoară 

The Divine Homotimy between the Two Sexes

Mihail K. Qaramah 

Prayers and Rites for the Home, according to the Ancient Byzantine and Slavo-Romanian Euchologia

Damian Buchiu 

Expounding the Teachings of Faith in Sermons


Ierothéos, Mitropolit al Nafpaktosului, Hainele de piele. Viaţa, bolile, bătrâneţea, moartea şi ceasul morţii (Garments of Skin. Life, Illnesses, Old Age, Death and the Hour of Death) – traducere din limba greacă Protosinghel Teofan Munteanu, Editura Sophia, Bucureşti, 2022, 336 pp. 

(Rev. Lect. Dr. Ştefan Negreanu)

Cuviosul Iosif Isihastul, Simţirea iubirii dumnezeieşti – scrisori şi poezii (Feeling the Divine Love – Letters and Poems)– traducere de Pr. Prof. Constantin Coman and Sabin Preda, Editura Bizantină, Bucureşti, 2020, 608 pp. 

(Ph.D. student Ionuţ Mîlcomete)

Archimandrite Efrem of Vatopedi, Elder Joseph of Vatopedi – A Smile from Eternity, Bonifacio Publishing House, Romania, 2021, 607 pp. 

(Ph.D. student Ionuţ Mîlcomete) 


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