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Title The history of Orthodox Christianity [videorecording] / produced by GOTelecom (Greek Orthodox Telecommunications, Inc.) ; producer/director, Nicholas J. Furris ; writer, Apostolos Fliakos.

Imprint New York : GOTelecom, Inc. ; Worcester, PA : Vision Video, [1994?]


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library DVD, Non-Fiction    270 HIS    Available
Description 1 videodisc (86 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Contents part 1 : The Beginnings -- Church and state -- Ecumenical councils - Nicene Creed -- Iconoclasm -- Fathers of the Church -- Monasticism -- The splendor of Aghia Sophia -- Mission to the Slavs -- The great Schism -- Crusades -- Fall of Byzantium -- part 2 : Byzantium -- The early church -- From Jerusalem to the nations -- Christianity and Hellenism -- Catacombs and persecution -- The early martyrs -- Administrative structure -- Birth of Byzantium -- Legalization of the church -- part 3 : Hidden treasure -- Church in captivity -- Moscow : the third Rome -- Greek revolution -- The ancient patriarchates today -- New World -- Russia after Communism -- Challenges for the futre -- The essence of the Church.
Performer Narrator, Yanni Simonides.
Summary The most detailed worldwide presentation of the Orthodox Church, Her traditions, and Her sacramental life. The programs produced in English and Greek, will serve as an educational tool for the Christian Orthodox Church in addressing the needs of a world-dispersed audience, and in making Orthodoxy better understood among those who are unfamiliar with this ancient Christian Church.
System Details DVD.
Subject Orthodox Eastern Church -- History.
Church history -- Primitive and early church, ca. 30-600.
Persecution -- History -- Early church, ca. 30-600.
Byzantine Empire -- Church history.
Genre/Form Documentary films
Added Author Furris, Nicholas J.
Fliakos, Apostolos.
Simonides, Yanni.
Go-Telecom (Firm)
Vision Video (Firm)
Standard No. 727985008448

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