TABOR - Tradition and Contemporaneity in the Romanian Orthodox Church
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Some major ideas found in Nicodim Munteanu speeches on his ascending to the dignity of bishop of Huşi and that of metropolitan of Moldova and Suceava
In the present study, the author highlights the personality of the Romanian hierarch Nicodim Munteanu (1864-1948). During his life he went through all the hierarchical steps of our Church: auxiliary bishop, bishop, metropolitan and patriarch of Romania. In all these dignities, he proved to be a missionary, leading theologian and man of culture, gifted with the word of God, a determined and enlightened patriot, qualities that included him among the leading hierarchs of the Romanian Orthodox Church.