New Book – Mixed Marriage: An Orthodox History

SVS Press - 6/12/18 Purchase a copy here: Fr Roeber's excellent book offers a lucid and fascinating history of marriage and its relationship to the Church, the authority of the bishop, pastoral practice in relation to the administration of the Mysteries (how can a couple sharing in the sacrament of Orthodox marriage not be allowed thereafter to ...

Pan-Orthodox Conference – “Renewing the Male and Female Diaconate in the Orthodox Church”

SVOTS - St. Phoebe Center - June 2017 October 6, 2017 - October 7, 2017 St. Paul Greek Orthodox Church 4949 Alton Parkway Irvine, CA 92604 This Pan-Orthodox Conference—dedicated to examining diaconal ministry in the Orthodox Church—will include among its presenters one trustee, two professors, and two alumni from St Vladimir’s Seminary. In four sessions, participants will hear a variety ...

ST. TIKHON’S SEMINARY OPENS PARISH LAY LEADERSHIP TRAINING PROGRAM IN PHILADELPHIA, PA

St. Tikhon's Orthodox Theological Seminary - Augsut 2016 St. Tikhon’s Orthodox Theological Seminary is pleased to announce a new program of studies developed for theological training of lay parishioners who are involved in various leadership activities in their parish. This program is an expansion of the already existing Diaconal Formation program, which has been successfully offered off-campus ...

‘The Orthodox Dilemma’ is Revelatory and Timely, especially in a Period Riddled with Internecine Violence and Religious Tribalism

OCP Publications- Review of The Orthodox Dilemma- 19/5/16 Review by Dr. Glenville Ashby - San Francisco Book Review Website- www.glenvilleashby.com Buy Hardcopies at Amazon and Lulu bookstore Amazon – ($12.00) http://www.amazon.com/Orthodox-Dilemma-George-Alexander/dp/1329629787 Lulu (25% discount) –  ($9.00) http://www.lulu.com/shop/http://www.lulu.com/shop/george-alexander/the-orthodox-dilemma/paperback/product-22650819.html Kindle Copies https://www.amazon.com/Orthodox-Dilemma-Reflections-Pan-Orthodox-Concilliar-ebook/dp/B017P1RFBS The Orthodox Dilemma offers a detailed panorama of Church History and is a boon for researchers and proponents of interfaith dialogue. It is revelatory and timely, especially in ...

Divine Compassion III Conference on Women: Healing, Authority & Ministry in Orthodox Spiritual Tradition

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October 2015- Saint Catherine's Vision Saturday November 7, 2015 at HCHC- USA USA: Saint Catherine's Vision (SCV) is pleased to announce Divine Compassion Conference III on:  Divine Compassion and Women: Healing, Authority and Ministry in Orthodox Spiritual Tradition to be held Saturday, November 7th from 9 am- 4 pm at the Archbishop Iakovos Library Learning and Resource Center of Hellenic College Holy Cross ...

Armenian Church History National Olympiad

On April 18, the national phase of the Armenian Church History Olympiad was held at the Gevorkian Theological Seminary in the Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin, with blessings of His Holiness Karekin II, Supreme Patriarch and Catholicos of All Armenians and through the initiative of the Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Armenia, ...

“Teacher of the Year” Awards Ceremony in the Mother See

On November 25, under the presidency of His Holiness Karekin II, Supreme Patriarch and Catholicos of All Armenians, the awards ceremony of the 2014 winners of the “Teacher of the Year” national competition was held in the events Auditorium of the Gevorkian Theological Seminary of the Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin. The “Teacher of the Year” ...