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Meyendorff, John (1926–1992)

  1. Scott M. Kenworthy

Published Online: 25 NOV 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9780470670606.wbecc0900

The Encyclopedia of Christian Civilization

How to Cite

Kenworthy, S. M. 2011. Meyendorff, John (1926–1992). The Encyclopedia of Christian Civilization. .

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 25 NOV 2011


A leading Orthodox theologian of the 20th century in the United States.


  • Meyendorff, John (1926–1992);
  • theology of hesychasm;
  • possibility for deification;
  • autocephaly of orthodox church in America