For years, I found myself geeking out at the intricacies of theology, the minutiae of textual criticism, the obscurities of history. It’s one of the reasons I spent years in undergraduate and graduate school reading dusty books and ancient scholars. Post-college, I continued dipping into various theologies as a pastime – some watch Sports Center, I picked up Lossky. Finding my way to Orthodoxy did give me an ocean of theology so deep I often felt like I was drowning, but eventually I found my way back to shore only to come back another day.
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