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Theophilus of Alexandria (2018)
Book Chapter
Banev, K. (2018). Theophilus of Alexandria. In D. G. Hunter, P. J. van Geest, & B. J. L. Peerbolte (Eds.), Brill encyclopedia of early Christianity online. Brill Academic Publishers. https://doi.org/10.1163/2589-7993_eeco_sim_00003431

It is only in the 20th century that Theophilos was granted scholarly attention in his own right (see Opitz, Lazatti, Favale, Löhr). As far as English language research is concerned, it is to the labors of N. Russell (2007) that we are indebted for a... Read More about Theophilus of Alexandria.

Hospitality (2018)
Book Chapter
Banev, K. (2018). Hospitality. In D. G. Hunter, P. J. van Geest, & B. J. L. Peerbolte (Eds.), Brill encyclopedia of early Christianity online. Brill Academic Publishers. https://doi.org/10.1163/2589-7993_eeco_sim_00001634

The term “hospitality” often translates the Greek φιλοξενία/philoxenia for which a more faithful but less handy rendition would be the “loving care shown to strangers.” The concept is closely related to that of φιλανθρωπία/philanthropia – the “love f... Read More about Hospitality.

Misericordia e perdono tra le chiese (2016)
Book Chapter
Banev, K., Galizia, F. D. L. E., Makaryan, A., Menini, A., & Yannaras, C. (2016). Misericordia e perdono tra le chiese. In L. D'Ayala Valva, L. Cremaschi, & A. Mainardi (Eds.), Misericordia e perdono. Atti del XXIII Convegno ecumenico internazionale di spiritualità ortodossa Bose, 9-12 settembre 2015 a cura di Luigi d’Ayala Valva, Lisa Cremaschi e Adalberto Mainardi monaci di Bose (371-390). Edizioni Qiqajon, Comunità di Bose

Questions of War and Peace in the theology of Archimandrite Sophrony Sakharov (1896-1993) (2014)
Journal Article
Banev, K. (2014). Questions of War and Peace in the theology of Archimandrite Sophrony Sakharov (1896-1993). The journal of Eastern Christian Studies, 66(3-4), 91-123. https://doi.org/10.2143/jecs.66.3.3064559

The aim of this paper is to give an overview of ‘war’ as the human sin ‘par excellence’ and argue that its overcoming is a key motive in the theology of Archimandrite Sophrony Sakharov, twentieth-century Russian Orthodox theologian and ascetic. Seldo... Read More about Questions of War and Peace in the theology of Archimandrite Sophrony Sakharov (1896-1993).

The Ecclesiology of the Philokalia (2012)
Book Chapter
Banev, K. (2012). The Ecclesiology of the Philokalia. In B. Bingaman, & B. Nassif (Eds.), The Philokalia : a classic text of Orthodox spirituality (163-174). Oxford University Press

The common assumption regarding the Philokalia is that, as a book concerned with the spiritual life of individual believers, it offers very little to help the overcoming of the evil of spiritual individualism and the formation of an ecclesiological c... Read More about The Ecclesiology of the Philokalia.