SUMMARY OF THE ROMAN - ORTHODOXY SCHISM OF 1045 A. D.
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The Byzantine Empire An extensive outline of the history of the Byzantine Empire.
Some Notes Regarding Eastern Orthodoxy A partial examination of Orthodoxy from the administrative perspective.
Some Notes Regarding The Russian Orthodox Church A brief outline of the formalization of Orthodoxy in Russia.
Patriarch of Constantinople, Some information regarding Patriarch Michael Cerularius, and influences upon him at the time of the Schism.
Pope of Rome, Some information regarding Pope Leo IX, and the influences upon him at the time of the Schism.