• Thomas Arentzen

    Thomas Arentzen

    Researcher in the Department of Linguistics and Philology at the University of Uppsala

    Thomas Arentzen is a Researcher in the Department of Linguistics and Philology at the University of Uppsala. He is Reader (docent) in Church History from Lund University.
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Religion and the Environment

Shaking the Tree of Anthropocentricity

by Thomas Arentzen | български | ქართული | ελληνικά | Română | Русский | Српски “Rejoice, tree of leafy branches,under which believers are sheltered …Rejoice, O wood most blessed!”Akathist to the Cross, Oikos 7 Rocking around the Christmas tree in my little Norwegian hometown, I got to thinking how the Christian world is filled with...

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Church History, Women in the Church

St. Kassia and the Mary Magdalene Complex

It seems to me, we live in Kassiani times. Holy Week is approaching and with it the singing of the sticheron on the sinful woman, followed shortly by the Holy Saturday kanon, which is at least partly by the same poet. But not only that: just a couple of years ago, the English singer-songwriter Frank... Read more.
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