МИССИОНЕРСТВО И ПРОЗЕЛИТИЗМ
An essential element of missiological research is the systematic and categorical analysis of the basic terminology. Features of the historical genesis of the basic concepts of missiology updated in current discussions dedicated to missionary service. Regulations of the Russian Orthodox Church contain detailed definitions missiological terminology and define the path for further research. The aim of this study is to determine the differences in the concept of «missionary» and «proselytism».