Strictness And Economy With Regard to Ordinations Of Those Outside The Orthodox Church

Parembasis.gr - Article by Metropolitan Hierotheos of Nafpaktos and St Vlassios - 8/9/19 Translation of the Greek text: «Ἀκρίβεια καί οἰκονομία γιά τίς χειροτονίες τῶν ἐκτός τῆς Ὀρθοδόξου Ἐκκλησίας» An important subject that recurs from time to time in our discussions is how the ‘clergy’ of schismatic and heretical groups should be received when they come into the ...

Apostolic Tradition and Apostolic Succession in the Mystery of the Church

Metropolitan Hierotheos of Nafpaktos and St.Vlassios - Parembasis - 14/5/19 In a previous article, I announced that I was going to publish a text in which I would attempt to interpret what the Apostolic Tradition and the Apostolic Succession are within the mystery of the Church. This is the purpose of this present article, which does ...

SVS Press receives high praise at Patristics Conference

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OXFORD, UK [SVOTS/OCA] - August 2015 The publishing house of  Saint Vladimir’s Seminary, Yonkers, NY—SVS Press—was amongst the “brightest stars” at the 17th International Conference on Patristic Studies here August 10–14, 2015.  According to Press Marketing Director Deacon Gregory Hatrak and Production Manager Michael Soroka, SVS Press’s Popular Patristics Series was hailed as “one of the ...

Healing the Wounds of Chalcedon

Bavly Cost- June 2015- http://www.theologues.com/ Editor’s Note: We called out to some people on the Internet to see if we could get the history of the Chalcedonian controversy as told by those on the other side – the Oriental Orthodox. The Oriental Orthodox separated from the rest of the Church in the 5th century and to this ...