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Becoming Orthodox: A Journey to the Ancient Christian Faith

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This revised edition includes a new epilogue, "Coming up on Twenty-Five Years" since the entry of the Evangelical Orthodox into the Holy Orthodox Church. This is the story of a handful of courageous men and their congregations who risked stable occupations, security and the approval of life-long friends to be obedient to God's call. It is also the story of every believer who is searching for the Church. Where Christ is Lord. Where holiness, human responsibility, and the sovereignty of God are preached. Where fellowship is more than a covered-dish supper in the church basement. And where fads and fashions take a backseat to apostolic worship and doctrine. This is a book, for Orthodox Christians, looking for ways to bring new life to their own Churches. It's also a book for those completely dissatisfied - those on their own search. And it's a book for Orthodox Christians, looking for renewal.

©1989, 1992, 2009 Ancient Faith Ministries (P)2008 Ancient Faith Ministries

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    Timothy D. Rask Nepal 06-13-16
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    "Inspiring and Informative"

    I am an evangelical who has also recently developed an interest in Orthodoxy. Fr. Gilquist's story was really fascinating and inspiring. At first, I was a little distracted by his reading style because you can tell he is not a professional narrator and it feels like you are being read to. But by the middle of the book I was used to his style, and by the end I came to find his voice very friendly and encouraging. I highly recommend this book to evangelicals who are interested in Orthodoxy. He directly addresses all the doctrinal points that evangelicals will be wondering about, and makes a compelling case for the Orthodox view. This book has inspired me to pursue further study.

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    Jonathan Corcoran Wa United States 02-12-16
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    "Good Story: Thoughtful and Cronological"

    I listened to the book in a few sittings while working. It is difficult to find Orthodox conversion stories from Americans and it fills an entry level niche.

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    Michelle forbes Converse, TX, US 08-22-16
    Michelle forbes Converse, TX, US 08-22-16 Member Since 2016
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    "GREAT book!"

    I loved this book. Just started my journey to Orthodoxy. This book was informative and uplifting!

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