REMEMBRANCE OF PATRON SAINT ST. THOMAS & NAGPUR SEMINARY FEAST 2018

STOTS -24/12/18 Feast of St. Thomas, the Patron Saint of the Seminary was celebrated on 20th and 21st of December 2018. The Perunnal Kodiyettu was done by His Grace Dr. Abraham Mar Seraphim, Metropolitan of Bangalore Diocese on 16th December 2018 after Holy Qurbana. The chief celebrant of this year’s Perunnal service was His Grace Dr. Joseph Mar ...

Annual General Body Meeting OSSAE-OKR held at St. Thomas Orthodox Theological Seminary

Fr.B .M. Thomas - STOTS - 23/9/18- Malankara Orthodox Church  The Annual General Body Meeting (AGM) of OSSAE-OKR (Orthodox Sunday School Association of the East - Outside Kerala Region) 2017-18 was held at St. Thomas Orthodox Theological Seminary, Nagpur on 15th and 16th September 2018. The main theme of this year’s AGM was “Repent and Rejoice." H.G. ...

‘HOLY MATRIMONY’ Book Released

St. Thomas Orthodox Theological Seminary- 28/5/18 Nagpur-India: The book 'Holy Matrimony' which is third in the series of 'the study of sacraments' by Bodhana Publications, was released by handing over a copy of the book by H.G.Dr. Youhanon Mar Diascorous to Fr.Dr.Reji Mathew, former principal of STOTS. The Book Release was done at the STOTS' faculty ...

St. Tikhon’s Monastery Pilgrimage 2016 (Photos)

www.sttikhonsmonastery.org - May-June 2016 Friday, May 27 Arrival of the Hawaiian Icon of the Theotokos and Vespers and Matins 2016 Pilgrimage: Friday - 05/27/16 (5 images) view slideshow > Saturday, May 28 Hierarchical Divine Liturgy, 74th STOTS commencement and evening Vigil and dinner. 2016 Pilgrimage: Saturday - 05/28/16 (21 images) view slideshow > 2016 Pilgrimage: 74th STOTS Commencement - 05/28/16 (21 images) view slideshow > Sunday, May 29 Hierarchical Divine ...

60th Anniversary of St. Nikolai’s repose remembered

Fr. Steven Voytovich presides at Akathistos Hymn.

SOUTH CANAAN, PA [STOTS Communications] - March 2016 Clergy, faculty, students and administrative team members atSaint Tikhon’s Seminary here recently marked the 60th Anniversary of the repose of Saint Nikolai [Velimirovic] with the celebration of an Akathistos Hymn outside the room in which he had fallen asleep in the Lord on March 18, 1956. “Saint Nikolai of ...

St. Tikhon’s Seminary to host annual vocations retreat April 3-4

STOTS

SOUTH CANAAN, PA [STOTS Communications] Saint Tikhon’s Seminary here will once again host its annual Vocations Retreat on Friday and Saturday, April 3-4, 2015.  The encounter is designed specifically to help men discern their calling to serve the Lord and His Church in whatever capacity that He reveals. The theme of this year’s retreat will be “in ...

Registration opens for STOTS Symposium dedicated to Metropolitan Leonty

Metropolitan Leonty

SOUTH CANAAN, PA [STOTS Communications] - February 2015 Registration is now open for the Academic Symposium honoring the life and work of Metropolitan Leonty, slated to be held at Saint Tikhon’s Seminary here May 14, 2015. The day-long program, which coincides with the 50th anniversary of Metropolitan Leonty’s repose, will feature yet-to-be-published selections from Metropolitan Leonty’s 1917-1918 ...

Clergy continuing ed symposium offers opportunity for spiritual growth, renewal

STOTS Clergy Symposium

SOUTH CANAAN, PA [STOTS Media] - July 2014 From Tuesday, June 17 through Thursday, June 19, 2014, Saint Tikhon’s Seminary here hosted its Second Annual Clergy Continuing Education Symposium. Over 60 participants representing several OCA dioceses participated in the event. Among the participants were clergy and monastics, men, women, seminarians and lay persons. Those attending received ...

STOTS announces Academic Symposium dedicated to Metropolitan Leonty

May-June 2014 On Wednesday, May 14, 2014 members of the Saint Tikhon’s Community, along with His Eminence, Archbishop Benjamin of San Francisco and the Diocese of the West, offered prayers for the departed servant of God, the late Metropolitan Leonty (Turkevich), on the 49th Anniversary of his repose. Saint Tikhon’s is pleased to announce at this time ...

Understanding of Salvation: “Theosis” in Scripture and Tradition – New Book from STOTS

16/2/14 Dr. Christopher Veniamin’s latest work, The Orthodox Understanding of Salvation: “Theosis” in Scripture and Tradition, was recently released by Mount Tabor Publishing. The volume may be ordered directly from the publisher and from Saint Tikhon’s Monastery Bookstore. Dr. Veniamin is Professor of Patristics at Saint Tikhon’s Seminary.  As with his prodigious publication, Saint Gregory Palamas: The Homilies, ...

Concert highlights anniversaries of three seminaries

WILKES-BARRE, PA [STOTS] 8/3/13 Hundreds of faithful poured into Saint Stephen Episcopal Cathedral here on Sunday, March 3, 2013 for a concert of liturgical music by students from three Orthodox Christian seminaries. The concert was performed by students of Saint Tikhon’s Seminary, South Canaan, PA, and Saint Vladimir’s Seminary, Yonkers, NY, both of which are celebrating their 75th ...

St. Vladimir’s and St. Tikhon’s Choirs Open Icon Exhibit at Villanova University

8/11/2012 - USA View a photo gallery of the exhibit opening An exhibit entitled "Icon: The Way to the Kingdom," will run until December 16 at theVillanova University Art Gallery, housed in the Connelly Center, Villanova, PA. Choirs from St. Vladimir's Orthodox Theological Seminary (SVOTS) and St. Tikhon's Orthodox Theological Seminary (STOTS) in South Canaan, PA, jointly ...

Icon exhibit to open at Villanova University October 26

SOUTH CANAAN, PA [STOTS] 13/10/2012 A unique exhibit, titled “Icons: The Way to the Kingdom,” will open at the Villanova University Art Gallery, Villanova, PA, on Friday, October 26, 2012 at 5:00 p.m. and run through December 16. The exhibit will include Cretan, Romanian, Syrian, Coptic, Carpathian-Rusyn, Greek, Russian, Serbian and Ukrainian icons along with vestments, Gospel books, ...

Future of MGOCSM in the Diaspora

8/2/2012 Indian Orthodox Church February 8: The second Satsangh of this semester held on February 8, concentrated on the future of the MGOCSM in the diaspora. The chief resource person for this Satsangh were H.G. Dr. Abraham Mar Seraphim and Mr. Liju Varghese. The Satsangh was graced by the presence of eminent personalities like H. G. Geevarghese ...

Celebration of feast of St. Thomas

23/12/2011 St Thomas Orthodox Theological Seminary- Indian Orthodox Church STOTS celebrated the annual feast of St. Thomas, the patron saint of the seminary on 20th and 21st of December. The chief celebrant was H. G. Dr. Mathews Mar Severios, Metropolitan of Kandanad west diocese and Synod secretary. On December 18, Rev. Fr. John Mathews hoisted the ...

Updates from STOTS

St. Thomas Orthodox Theological Seminary Indian Orthodox Church 30/9/2011 Kairo 2011 CD Released The Kairo 2011 CD which is part of the outreach programme was released by HG Dr.Yakoob Mar Irenaios at STOTS, Nagpur on 29th September 2011 after the Holy Qurbana. HG Dr. Youhanon mar Demetrios also graced the occasion. HG Dr.Yakoob Mar Irenaios, the ...

Annual General Body Meeting 2011- OSSAE-OKR

St Thomas Orthodox Theological Seminary- Indian orthodox Church September 11, 2011 - The annual general body meeting of the OSSAE-OKR convened on 10th and 11th September 2011 at St. Thomas Orthodox Theological Seminary, Nagpur. The meeting was presided by H.G. Dr. Yakob Mar Irenaios, The president of OSSAE, and H.G. Dr. Joseph Mar Dionysius, the president ...

Updates From St. Thomas Orthodox Theological Seminary

20/8/2011 St. Thomas Orthodox Theological Seminary - Indian Orthodox Church KAIRO-2011 St. Thomas Orthodox Theological Seminary brings to you O.V.B.S. OUTREACH in a new name ‘KAIRO 2011-12’(KAIRO is a Greek word, meaning ‘to rejoice’). this year’s theme is, “obey your parents” (Eph 6:1). The outreach programme will be conducted only in the following four phases: I Dusshera/ Puja ...

ARTS CLUB INAGURATION

30/7/2011 STOTS- Indian Orthodox Seminary The inauguration of the arts Club for the academic year 2011 – 12 was conducted on Thursday, 28th July, 2011 by Very Rev. Fr. Alexander Atty – Dean of St. Tikhons Orthodox Seminary, U.S. in the presence of dignitaries like H. G. Geevarghese Mar Coorilos, H.G. Geevarghese mar Yulios and ...

STOTS FAMILY BID ADIEU TO REV. NINAN K. GEORGE

30/7/2011 STOTS- Indian Orthodox Seminary After fifteen glorious years of dedicated service in the seminary, the STOTS family bid adieu to Rev. Fr. Ninan K. George.He was an integral part of the seminary right from its inception and has also served as the vice Principal of the seminary. The fruits of his committed service are evident ...

Governing Board Meeting Of STOTS Held

29/7/2011 STOTS- Indian Orthodox Seminary Once again The Governing Board of St.Thomas Orthodox Theological Seminary, Nagpur met at the Seminary Campus on 28th July 2011 under the leadership of HG Geevarghese mar Coorilose (Working president of STOTS). HG Dr.Geevarghese Mar Yulios, HG Dr. Abraham Mar Seraphim also graced the meeting. Source: OCP News Service