The legacy of the French Revolution: Orthodoxy and nationalism

@inproceedings{Kitromilides2006TheLO,
  title={The legacy of the French Revolution: Orthodoxy and nationalism},
  author={Paschalis M. Kitromilides},
  year={2006}
}
The militancy of the Orthodox Church’s response to western ideological influences on Orthodox society during the first and third patriarchates of Gregory V (1797–99, 1818–21) has created among many observers the false impression of a consistent and clear-cut opposition between the Orthodox Church and the Enlightenment. This has obscured the long tradition of fashioning its ecclesiastical, pastoral and educational strategy in a way that accommodated the Enlightenment. What is in fact indicated… Expand
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