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- adj. Pertaining to the faith, practices, etc. of the Eastern Orthodox Church.
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- n. derived from the Byzantine Church and adhering to Byzantine rites
- adj. of or relating to or characteristic of the Eastern Orthodox Church
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As Theodosius Dobzhansky, a leading biologist of the twentieth century and a devout Eastern Orthodox Christian, has said, “Nothing in biology makes sense except in the light of evolution.”
A highly significant discovery was made in 1958 by Dr Morton Smith subsequently Professor of Ancient History at Columbia University, New York in the library of Mar Saba, an isolated and closed community of the Eastern Orthodox Church about a dozen miles from Jerusalem.
With his long gray beard and stooping walk, Max Epper looked very much the part: an old and wizened priest, perhaps even an Eastern Orthodox one, making a pilgrimage to the Vatican.
Virtually all the rest are Eastern Orthodox Christians.