Irenic Encounters by Warren Farha

Irenic Encounters

Three Views on Eastern Orthodoxy and Evangelicalism edited by James Stamoolis

Zondervan, 2004
(294 pages, $14.99, paperback)

reviewed by Warren Farha

We received the letters which your love sent us and the booklet which contains the articles of your faith. We accept your love, and in compliance with your request we shall endeavor to clear the issues in which we agree and those in which we disagree” (Patriarch Jeremiah II of Constantinople to the Tübingen theologians, writing on the Augsburg Confession in May 1576).

“We ask your holiness to accept our reply with a glad countenance and a gentle spirit, to read it attentively and caref . . .