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Title:
Marriage : an Orthodox perspective
Author:
Meyendorff, John, 1926-1992.
Edition:
Second expanded edition.
Publication Information:
[Crestwood, N.Y.] : St. Vladimir's Seminary Press, 1975.
Physical Description:
144 pages ; 22 cm
Language:
English
Subject Term:
ISBN:
9780913836057
Format :
Book

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Summary

Summary

Fr Meyendorff illustrates the Orthodox appreciation of marriage as "sacrament, " not just another institution of this world. He stresses that marriage is a mystery; an earthly and eternal bond presupposing that man is a citizen of God's Kingdom. Includes text of marriage service.