A Source Book of Alexandrine Orthodoxy
Detailed layers of meaning in English
Precise equivalents in Coptic
Greek roots and Latin origins
Prof. Fayek M. Ishak
This source book addresses:
- the problem of distinguishing the subtle shades of meaning in English.
- the long-awaited need for giving the equivalents in Coptic.
- the pre-occupied familiarity with roots in Greek and Latin, in addition to
- the proper pronunciation in English Phonetics.
A book with such a wide variety of lexical and theological studies is an indispensable companion to Orthodox readers and is bound to strike a responsive note of concern among speakers, worshippers and researchers into the invaluable treasures of the Alexandrine heritage. Hundreds of liturgical and religious terms defined.