Greek texts on our website

Greek texts on our website

1. H Εκκλησία επαναφέρει τις διακόνισσες [The Church restores Deaconesses]

2. Patristic elements towards a theological anthropology of woman as a human being and as woman in her difference from man (with footnotes in Greek) by Dr Constantinus Yokarinis

3. Aristotle’s ‘Generation of Animals’. Greek texts with accompanying English translations.

4. The Greek text of the ordination rite of women deacons in the Manuscript Barberini gr. 336 References to deaconesses in Canon19 of First Council of Nicea

5. Many Greek inscriptions on monuments to women deacons in: Greece, Asia Minor, Palestine and Egypt and Syria

6. Greek inscriptions on mouments to ministering widows

7. Letter of Pope Cornelius (251-253AD)

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