A Review of ‘Orthodox Women Speak: Discerning the Signs of the Times’

SVC - 31/12/18 Kyriaki Karidoyanes FitzGerald, ed., Orthodox Women Speak: Discerning the “Signs of the Times.” Geneva: WCC Publications; Brookline, MA: Holy Cross Orthodox Press. 1999. xi + 201 pp. ISBN 2-8254-1317-8. The volume of Orthodox Women Speak is a hidden gem. It is the result of two conferences held in Damascus, Syria in 1996, and Istanbul, ...

Orthodox Women Speak: Discerning the ‘Signs of the Time’s’ – Book from SCV

SCV- 30/12/18 With deep love and gratitude to God for the past year, I write to you now as we begin to enter the heart of the Nativity season and the New Year! Thank you for your friendship, prayers and support that have been sustaining our efforts to this day! From our very beginning, Saint Catherine’s Vision ...

Professor Theodorou’s Original Research on Deaconesses Now Available

SCV - 25/10/17 SCV is pleased to announce that Professor Evangelos Theodorou has given us permission for his original research on the ordained female deacon (deaconess) to be posted on our website so as to be available to the general public. Inspired by the progress of the rejuvenation of the ministry of deaconesses enacted by the Patriarchate ...

Professor Kyriaki FitzGerald Speaks at Bose Conference in Italy

SCV - 20/10/17 Dr. Kyriaki Karidoyanes FitzGerald, Adjunct Professor of Theology at Holy Cross Greek Orthodox School of Theology and Co-founder and Executive Director of Saint Catherine’s Vision (SCV), offered the key note presentation at the Consultation on “Ecumenical Perspectives to the Role of Women in the Churches.” This was held at the Monastery of Bose in ...

Open Invitation Survey for Orthodox Christian Faithful

Saint Catherine’s Vision - 15/8/17 Kindly complete the Survey Here Saint Catherine’s Vision is pleased to announce its Executive Director, Dr. Kyriaki Karidoyanes FitzGerald, has been invited to serve as a representative of the Orthodox Church at an international conference hosted by the World Council of Churches: “Consultation on the Role of Women in the Churches” to be ...

Distinguished Theologian Emeritus Professor Evangelos Theodorou: “Inspired & Encouraged” by Patriarchate of Alexandria

Theologian Emeritus Professor Evangelos Theodorou

Submitted by Presvytera Dr.Kyriaki Karidoyanes FitzGerald - SCV - 25/2/17 Also Read: Patriarch Theodoros of Alexandria Performs first Consecration of Deaconesses During a telephone interview on Saturday, February 18th, 2017, the distinguished theologian, Emeritus Professor Evangelos Theodorou of the University of Athens School of Theology, respected authority of liturgical theology and the historiography of the ordination of ...

Open “Call for Proposals” for “Divine Compassion and Human Trafficking ‘Diakonima’” Now Launched by SCV

Divine Compassion III Conference Speakers and Participants

December 2015 - Saint Catherine’s Vision Feast Day of Saint Catherine of Alexandria, November 2015, Sandwich, Massachusetts:  Saint Catherine’s Vision (SCV) recently launched their open “Call for Proposals” requesting help from qualified persons desiring to offer their services, expertise and practical assistance in their first public service ministry or “diakonima” on “Divine Compassion and Human Trafficking”. This open ...

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

Prof. James Skedros, Professor Evangelia Amiridou, Prof. Kyriaki FitzGerald and Prof. Helen Theodoropoulos listen to the afternoon seminar "take-away" comments shared by Conference participants.

Saint Catherine’s Vision - 16/11/15 USA:  Saint Catherine's Vision (SCV) presented Divine Compassion Conference III :  Divine Compassion and Women: Healing, Authority and Ministry in Orthodox Spiritual Tradition on Saturday, November 7th at the Archbishop Iakovos Library Learning and Resource Center of Hellenic College Holy Cross School of Theology. Dr. Helen Creticos Theodoropoulos, a graduate of Holy Cross Greek ...

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 ...

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 Lecture on ‘Divine Compassion & Restoring the Human Icon’

SAINT CATHERINE’S VISION - May 2015 USA: His Eminence Metropolitan Kallistos (Ware) of Diokleia will offer the keynote on “Divine Compassion and Restoring the Human Icon” for the Divine Compassion Distinguished Lectureship at HCHC Saturday June 20, 2015 from 8:30 a.m. to about 12:30 p.m.   This event is being presented by Saint Catherine’s Vision (SCV).  Saint Catherine’s ...

A Call for the Rejuvenation of the Ministry of the Ordained Deaconess from SCV Pan-Orthodox Fellowship

November - December 2014 Published with Permission for OCP Media Network Download full text in PDF here “A Call for the Rejuvenation of the Ministry of the Ordained Deaconess” has been published by St. Catherine’s Vision, an international, Pan-Orthodox fellowship of Orthodox women theologians and other lay servant-leaders. The document is addressed to Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew and the Secretariat ...