St. Mark's Orthodox Fellowship Canada
13 th. Annual Christian Orthodox Unity Conference
redemption and salvation of humanity
an Orthodox perspective
AM to 3 PM )
2 PM to 5 PM )
Mary Armenian Apostolic Church
for an exploration of Christ's work of the redemption and salvation of humanity,
from an Orthodox perspective.
annual unity conference this year is
hosted by :
Armenian Apostolic Church
[ Victoria Park
& 401 ]
Place, North York, ON M2J 4Y4
to discuss some of the following imperative theological questions:
How do we understand Christ's death on the cross?
Orthodox and according to the early church tradition
Christ "pay the price of our sins" (i.e.
atonement)? If so, to whom? If not, why would He have to die?
- How is
"sin" to be understood, as a legal reality or an ontological truth? How does this affect
our understanding of the incarnation?
one make sense of biblical phraseology (i.e.
ransom, exchange, sacrifice, etc.) in the absence of penal substitionary theory?
- Why does
any of this matter?
speakers include :
George Habib Bebawi,
Director Emeritus of the Institute for Orthodox Christian Studies at the
University of Cambridge, UK
Pr. Richard Schneider, Program Co-Director of the Orthodox School of Theology at
Trinity College, University of Toronto
Bavly Kost, MA. Almnus, St.
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