SVS Press Strengthens Presence in the United Kingdom

(L to R) Dn. Gregory, Alan Mordue, Jenny Monds, Emily Button (Sarum College Bookshop), Steve Ayers (Baker Publishing)

March 2015 In his sales trip to the United Kingdom, the Reverend Dn. Gregory Hatrak, director of Marketing and Operations for SVS Press and Bookstore, was reminded once again of the far reach of St. Vladimir's Seminary's publishing house. "I visited major bookshops in London, such as the large stores in Westminster Cathedral. Walking into a ...

Metropolitan Tikhon Leads SVS Delegation to Halki

Halki Seminary

December 2014 At invitation of His All Holiness, Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew, a delegation representing Saint Vladimir’s Seminary visited the historic Holy Theological School of Halki here December 16-19, 2014. In his capacity as President of Saint Vladimir’s Seminary, His Beatitude, Metropolitan Tikhon headed the delegation, which included Archpriest Dr. John Behr, Dean; Archpriest Dr. John Jillions, Seminary ...

St. Vladimir’s Dean Leads Discussion at Templeton’s “Big Questions Online”

24/10/2012 SVOTS Communications/Yonkers, NY] The Very Rev. John Behr, dean of St Vladimir’s Orthodox Theological Seminary, is hosting a virtual discussion for “Big Questions Online,” a publication of the John Templeton Foundation. Father Behr’s essay, “Is God Wholly Separate from the Material Universe?” will be the subject for discussion in the comments section through Monday, October ...

St. Vladimir’s Seminary Pres’s Children’s Book Receives Gold Medal

11/10/2012 SVS Press Purchase a copy of the book here: [SVOTS Communications / Yonkers, NY] St. Vladimir’s Seminary Press (SVS Press)— the publishing arm of St. Vladimir’s Orthodox Theological Seminary in Yonkers, NY—has garnered a gold medal for its storybook, Saint George & the Dragon, written by Jim Forest and illustrated in iconographic style by Vladislav Andrejev. SVS ...

St. Vladimir’s Seminary Launches New SVS Press & Bookstore Website, Funded by Farah Foundation

1/8/2012 SVS New SVS Press &B ookstore Website: [SVOTS Communications, Yonkers, NY] St. Vladimir’s Seminary’s academic press and bookshop are sporting a fresh face on the World Wide Web. With the launch of their new Website in July, SVS Press and Bookstore are providing retail customers with a simple, intuitive online shopping experience, with “back end” software that ...

Beloved Professor, Veselin Kesich, Reposes in the Lord

By Deborah (Malacky) Belonick 29/6/2012 On Tuesday morning, June 26th, Dr. Veselin Kesich, who was Professor of New Testament emeritus at St. Vladimir's Seminary, reposed in the Lord. Professor Kesich, after suffering from a heart ailment for many years, passed away surrounded by his children, Gregory and Carol, at his apartment in Scarborough, Maine, where he was ...

St. Vladimir’s Seminary Implements Fully Paid Tuition Plan

23/2/2012 St. Vlad’s is the only Orthodox seminary in America which employs a professor of homiletics – they are beginning to take preaching seriously. Kudos to St. Vladimir’s leadership for starting this, which will practically guarantee every prospective seminarian MUST give SVS a serious look. [SVOTS Communications, Yonkers, NY] “It is now possible for students to ...

Orthodox Education Day 2010, Saturday, October 2

SAVE THE DATE! “Many Cultures, One Faith” with Keynote Archpriest Michael Oleksa St Vladimir Seminary Announcement Join us for a festive day that will feed your heart, mind, and spirit. This year, our annual open house, Orthodox Education Day, will feature Archpriest Michael Oleksa as the keynote speaker, who will set the tone for our theme “Many ...

SVS Octet Tours Midwest June 2010

SVOTS If you’re in the Midwest, please welcome the SVS Octet, which will tour select parishes from Cleveland to Wichita the first week in June: Tuesday, June 1st St. Theodosius Cathedral, Cleveland, OH - Vespers 6:00PM Wednesday, June 2nd St. George Church, Indianapolis, IN - Vespers 7:00PM Friday, June 4th Holy Trinity Church, Overland Park, KS ...

St. Vladimir’s Seminary to host conference on the past and future of Orthodoxy in America June 18-20, 2009

CRESTWOOD, NY [SVS/May 13, 2009] -- Recent exchanges of views about Orthodoxy in America, the role of the Patriarchate of Constantinople, and the forthcoming pan-Orthodox sessions that will deliberate on the "diaspora," emphasize how vital it is to reflect upon events that shaped the current landscape. As a foundational part of its mission, Saint Vladimir's ...

St. Basil Award Earned by Antiochian Seminarian

The Rev. Aaron Warwick, a third-year student at St. Vladimir’s Orthodox Theological Seminary (SVS), was one of two recipients of the seminary’s St. Basil the Great Award for Academic Achievement, presented to him on the Feast of the Three Hierarchs, January 30, 2009. The award—established in 2003 by an anonymous benefactor who wished to recognize ...