Forewoed by Fr John Behr
It is a grate pleasure to see this work published, making avilable some of the most important writings of Fr Vladan Perišić over the last couple of decades avilable, together in one volume, to an English speaking audience. Fr. Vladan’s woek is well known in Servia, and in broader academic and ecumenical circles. But it can now receive the much wider readership that it deserves, and, as a collected volume, tis scope, coherence, and significance is sure to recive the recognition it deserves.
The eighteen collected here treat diverse topics, from academic theology (and its place in the Church) to questions of life and death, from historically oriented studies, on Sts Ignatius and Gregory Palamas, to contemporary issues, such as human rights and ecology. Each of them is characterized by meticulous scholarship and great insight, clarity of thought and expression …