Promotion of “the Christian Heritage of Kosovo and Metohija” in Oxford

On February 14, St Theosevia Centre for Christian Spirituality in Oxford hosted a promotion of a truly splendid production—monograph on The Christian Heritage of Kosovo and Metohija. Metropolitan Kallistos of Diokleia, Bishop Maxim of Western America and Prof. Olivera Popovic from Oxford University spoke about this volume.Bishop Maxim gave a clear and helpful introduction to the ...

Metropolitan Kallistos of Diokleia Lectures on ‘Divine Compassion and Restoring the Human Icon’ at HCHC

Metropolitan Kallistos of Diokleia with members of Saint Catherine’s Vision

2/7/15 - St Catherine's Vision  His Eminence Metropolitan Kallistos (Ware) of Diokleia delivered the Divine Compassion Distinguished Lecture at Hellenic College-Holy Cross Greek Orthodox School of Theology on Saturday June 20th,, 2015.  He spoke on Divine Compassion and the Restoration of the Human Icon.  This Lectureship was presented by Saint Catherine’s Vision (SCV), and co-sponsored with Holy Cross ...

Metropolitan Kallistos Ware to talk at ‘Divine Compassion and Icon’ Lecture Series

25/4/15 Visit Saint Catherine's Vision website here: USA: Saint Catherine's Vision is pleased to announce our Distinguished Lectureship Series with His Eminence Metropolitan Kallistos Ware on June 20, 2015. Source:

Metropolitan Kallistos Ware to lecture on the topic ‘What does it mean to be a person?’ at IOCS

The Institute for Orthodox Christian Studies - March 2015 This coming Saturday (28 March) the Institute is pleased to host this month's Community Lecture Day on 'What does it mean to be a person?', taught by the President of our Institute, Metropolitan Kallistos Ware. This is the second of this year's series of Community Lecture Days which ...

The Discipline of Fasting – Metropolitan Kallistos (Ware)

25/2/15 Within this developed pattern of Great Lent, what precisely do the rules of fasting demand? Neither in ancient nor in modern times has there ever been exact uniformity, but most Orthodox authorities agree on the following rules: (1) During the week between the Sunday of the Publican and the Pharisee and that of the Prodigal Son, ...

Ceremony of awarding degree of Doctor Honoris Causa to Metropolitan Kallistos of Diokleia takes place at Ss Cyril and Methodius Theological Institute of Post-Graduate Studies

On 13 December 2014, a ceremony of awarding the Doctor Honoris Causa diploma to Metropolitan Kallistos (Ware) of Diokleia was held at the Main Hall of Ss Cyril and Methodius Theological Institute for Post-Graduate Studies. The decision to confer the degree on Metropolitan Kallistos was made by the Academic Council of the Theological Institute and was ...

Address by Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk on awarding a degree of Doctor Honoris Causa of Ss Cyril and Methodius Theological Institute of Post-Graduate Studies to Metropolitan Kallistos (Ware) of Diocleia

Address by Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk on awarding a degree of Doctor Honoris Causa of Ss Cyril and Methodius Theological Institute of Post-Graduate Studies to Metropolitan Kallistos (Ware) of Diocleia

On 13 December 2014, Metropolitan Kallistos (Ware) of Diocleia was awarded Doctor Honoris Causa degree. The ceremony took place at the Main Hall of Ss Cyril and Methodius Theological Institute of Post-Graduate Studies. Your Eminence, Your Graces, Very Reverends and Reverends, dear faculty members and students, dear guests: For Ss Cyril and Methodius Theological Institute of Postgraduate Studies, today is ...

The Second International Patristic Conference opens in Moscow

The 2nd International Theological Patristic Conference ‘St. Simeon the New Theologian and his Spiritual Heritage’ opened in Moscow on December 11, 2014. The Conference is sponsored by the Ss Cyril and Methodius Theological Institute of Post-Graduate Studies and the National Research Nuclear University MEPhi (Moscow Engineering Physics Institute). Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, chairman of the Moscow ...

Metropolitan Kallistos Ware Speaks on Women Deacons

October 2014 In an interview (July 2014) with Theodore Kalmoukos, Religion Editor of The National Herald, a weekly Greek-American publication, Metropolitan Kallistos Ware was asked about the ministry of women in the Church. The following is an excerpt fro that interview: Kalmoukos: Regarding the ministry of women in the Church, do you think it is practical to ...

Metropolitan Kallistos (Ware) to offer reflections on 50th Anniversary of the meeting between Pope Paul and Ecumenical Patriarch Athenagoras, June 28-29

Gradyville, PA 6/2/2014 His Excellency Metropolitan Kallistos (Ware) of Diokleia will be presenting a lecture, entitled, "Let Us Embrace Each Other: Reflections on the 50th Anniversary of the Meeting Between Pope Paul VI & Ecumenical Patriarch Athenagoras in Jerusalem," on June 28 - June 29, 2014. The lecture is presented by St. Herman of Alaska Orthodox Church ...

CONFERENCE TO FOCUS ON SPIRITUAL GUIDANCE ON MOUNT ATHOS

  26/10/2012 Further press information: Graham Speake: 01295 721445 Source: gr.speake@gmail.com The Friends of Mount Athos: ‘Spiritual Guidance on Mount Athos’ will be the theme of a conference organized by the Friends of Mount Athos at Madingley Hall, Cambridge, UK from 8 to 10 March 2013. “Spiritual guidance is the real business of Mount Athos, the principal service that the Fathers offer ...

Communique: Commission for Anglican-Orthodox Theological Dialogue

10/9/2012 [Anglican Communion News Service] In the name of the Triune God, and with the blessing and guidance of our Churches, the International Commission for Anglican-Orthodox Theological Dialogue (ICAOTD) met at the University of Chester, United Kingdom during 3-10 September 2012. The Commission is grateful for the hospitality extended by the Anglican Communion. The ICAOTD is continuing ...

Metropolitan Kallistos will visit Poland

Szymon Krzyszczuk 31.10.2011 Metropolitan Kallistos (Ware) on 11-21 November will stay in Poland. He accepted the invitation made by the employees of the University of Wrocław and November 14-15 he will be the guest of honor at the international conference Academic Forum for Peace organized by the university. During his stay in Poland, Metropolitan Kallistos will ...

Metropolitan Kallistos Receives Honorary Doctorate, Seminarians Receive St. Basil the Great Award

By Deborah (Malacky) Belonick 8/9/2011 Academic Convocation Recognizing the many gifts that Metropolitan Kallistos (Ware), bishop of Diokleia, has offered to the Orthodox Church and to Christians worldwide, the seminary Board of Trustees and faculty bestowed upon him an honorary Doctor of Divinity degree, during an academic convocation held on the Feast of the Nativity of the ...

Catholic, Orthodox Leaders Sign Sanctity Of Life Text

STEPHEN O'KANE 14/4/2011 ATLANTA—As part of the ongoing ecumenical dialogue between the local Roman Catholic and Greek Orthodox Churches, Atlanta Archbishop Wilton D. Gregory and Metropolitan Alexios, Greek Orthodox Archbishop of the Metropolis of Atlanta, recently signed a joint declaration on the sanctity of human life. On Sunday, April 3, Archbishop Gregory participated in an ecumenical service at ...