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The Holy Scriptures in Orthodox Tradition
Asdvadzashunch... "The Breath of God" in the Armenian Church Tradition
Discover Orthodox Christianity in the pages of the
New Testament by reading these articles
The Holy Scriptures on Orthodox Theology:

Deification:  The Goal of Christian Life  

Justification by Faith

On being "Born Again"

The Four Orders of Church Government

The Seventy Two Holy Apostles of Christ     

The Holy Scriptures on the Holy Sacraments:

The Mystery of Holy Baptism    

The Mystery of Holy Chrismation    

The Mystery of the Holy Eucharist    

The Mystery of Holy Repentence    

The Mystery of Holy Unction    

The Mystery of Holy Crowning    

The Mystery of Holy Ordination    

Venerable Extra-Canonical Texts
(Most are available on the World Wide Web)

The Martyrdom of Isaiah

The Story of Joseph and Aseneth

Testament of the Twelve Patriarchs

The Book of the King St. Abgar

The Third Letter of St. Paul to the Corinthians

Acts of Paul and Thecla
All Scripture is God-breathed and profitable for doctrine, for reproof, for correction,
for instruction which is in righteousness
...  (2 Tim. 3:16)
"That men may know Wisdom and
instruction, understand words of insight"
-from The Breath of God  (Proverbs 1:1).
The very first words written in Armenian -chosen
because Jesus Christ is the Wisdom of God (1 Cor 1:24)
from the walls of St. John Armenian Church
The Catholicos St. Sahag the Great
and the Monk St. Mesrob Mashdotz

Creators of the Armenian Alphabet and
translators of the Holy Bible into Armenian
(A.D. 406)

The Holy Translators, led by Sts. Sahag and
Mesrob, not only translated the Bible into
Armenian.  They also translated the Divine
Liturgy and the writings of the Church
Fathers.  They did this to ensure that we
received the fullness of the Orthodox Faith.  
Therefore in order to embrace this fullness,
we must study not only the Holy Scriptures
and Armenian writers but also the Liturgy
and the teachings of the same Church
Fathers endorsed by the Holy Translators
and canonized in Church Tradition.
Asdvadz-a-shoonch / Breath of God
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