We need to learn from our ancestors – a photo report from a memorial service

Vatopaidi Monastery - The Orthodox Monastic Republic of Mount Athos - 2/2/17 We need to learn about our ancestors. We need to learn from our ancestors. We need to respect our ancestors. Otherwise we will be condemned to wander in a labyrinth of relativity and repeat their mistakes. These photos are from the memorial service commemorating all ...

Interfaith Symposium on Creation and the Man as its Guardian

The Albanian Orthodox Church - May- June 2016 In the wake of the long cooperation between "Resurrection of Christ" Theological Academy and "Mother of Good Counsel" Romano-Catholic Seminary, the Department of Islamic Studies at the University of Beder joined the interfaith symposium held on May 12, at the premises of the Academy, in the New Monastery ...

The New School Year Began at the “Resurrection of Christ” Theological Academy

Church of Albania - November 2014 'The new academic year for the students of the "Resurrection of Christ" Theological Academy began with the Service of the Blessing of Water on October 13th. The service was conducted by the Bishop of Apollonia Nicholas, in the presence of Bishop Asti of Bylis, the professors, the staff and the ...

Modern European Universities Are Secular Institutions; Nothing Christian is Left in Them

Alexei Ilyich Osipov

May 2014 We often forget that useful learning is that which helps, or at least does not detract from, the meaning of our Orthodox faith – to live rightly both spiritually and morally. Alexei Ilyich Osipov, professor of the Moscow Theological Academy, believes that young Russian students studying in Western Catholic or even Greek Orthodox universities can ...

Annual Golf Tournament in Support of Orthodox Theological Academy

Stella Tsolakidou 28/6/2012 The 11th annual Golf Classic Tournament of the Orthodox Theological Academy of the Metropolis of Toronto was successfully completed in a golf club of Ontario. The players and supporters gathered $128,000 to support the work of the Theological Academy, while this year’s event attracted 160 participants. Metropolitan Sotirios of Toronto said that the success story of ...

Gevorkian Theological Seminary and Vaskenian Theological Academy Accepting Applications for 2012-2013 Enrollment

15/6/2012 The application process for 2012-2013 candidates for the Gevorkian Theological Seminary and the Vaskenian Theological Academy (six-year educational program) is now open. The Gevorkian Theological Seminary was recognized as a institution of higher learning on March 18, 2005 by the Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Armenia. Students completing the program receive ...

President of the 66th session of the UN General Assembly visits St. Sergius’s Monastery of the Trinity and Moscow Theological Academy

On May 1, 2012, St. Sergius’s Monastery of the Holy Trinity and the Moscow Theological Academy had the honour to welcome H.E. Mr. Nassir Abdulaziz Al-Nasser, president of the 66th session of the UN General Assembly, who was in Moscow for a visit at the invitation of the Russian Academy of Science’s Institute for Oriental ...

Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk awarded degree of doctor of theology honoris causa by Minsk Theological Academy

8/3/2012 On March 6, 2012, Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, head of the Moscow Patriarchate Department for External Church Relations, in his capacity as rector of the Sts Cyril and Methodius Post-Graduate and Doctoral School and chairman of the Synodal Biblical-Theological Commission, visited the Minsk Theological Academy during his visit to Belarus with the blessing of His ...

A conference on “Orthodoxy in China” was held in the Moscow Theological Academy [MThA]

Chinese Orthodox Church 13/12/2011 With the blessing of the Archbishop Evgeny of Verey, Rector of the Moscow Theological Academy, a conference on "Orthodoxy in China" was held in the Moscow Theological Schools on December 9 (November 26), the feast day of St. Innocent of Irkutsk; it was timed to coincide with the tenth anniversary of the ...

A protocol on cooperation between the Kyiv Theological Academy and the University of Fribourg signed (Switzerland)

14/11/2011 On November 14 in the rectorate of the University of Fribourg (Switzerland), an official meeting of the rector of the Kyiv Theological Academy, Archbishop Anthony of Boryspil (Pakanych) Rector of the University of Guido Verhauven took place. From the Kyiv Theological Academy the meeting was attended by vice-rector for scientific and theological work Associate Professor ...

Online library of the Kyiv Theological Schools presented at the Kyiv Theological Academy

Ukrainian Church On September 1, at the Church-archaeological study of the Kyiv Theological Academy, with the blessing of the Rector of the Kyiv Theological Academy and Seminary, Archbishop Anthony of Boryspil the presentation of the online library of the Kyiv Theological Schools "Kiev Knyzhestvo" was held, which from now on will be ...

The Resurrection of Christ Theological Academy Graduation Ceremony

Isidor Koti Translated by Kristiana Panariti Albanian Orthodox Church On June 13th, the feast day of the Holy Spirit, the Resurrection of Christ Theological Academy in the village of St. Vlash, Durres, held a graduation ceremony for its 4th year students. His Beatitude, Archbishop Anastasios, participated in the celebration as well as members of the Holy ...

The fourteenth issue of the Works of Kyiv Theological Academy Published

Ukrainian Church The material in the journal was divided into permanent sections: Bibleistics, Theology, History of the Kyiv Theological Academy, Philosophy, History of the Church, Orthodoxy and Heterodoxy, Theological Education, Pedagogy, Church and Society, Bibliography. Outside sections the 14th issue of the Works of Kyiv Theological Academy placed materials of the II Student Conference, ...

Strategic planning theme of international consultation of Orthodox theological schools

04/08/2011 YONKERS, NY [OCA] -- Dr. Paul Meyendorff, the Father Alexander Schmemann Professor of Liturgical Theology at Saint Vladimir's Seminary here, was among the participants in an international consultation of Orthodox Christian theological schools held at the Orthodox Academy of Crete April 5-7, 2011. The consultation focused on the development of a sample strategic plan for Orthodox ...

The 2nd annual students’ conference “Students’ scholarship at a theological school” took place in Kyiv Theological Academy

Ukrainian Church 21/3/2011 The conference was dedicated to the 150th anniversary of repose of the greta Ukrainian poet Tarash Hryhorovych Shevchenko. This year taking part in the conference's work are the representatives of 11 theological schools of Ukraine: the Kyiv Theological Academy, Pochayiv, Kharkiv, Volyn, Tavriya, Poltava, Odessa Theological seminaries, Chernivtsi Theological Institute and Uzhghorod Theological Academy ...

Conference Dedicated to 20th Anniversary of the Founding of Vaskenian Academy

Armenian Church - Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin On December 18, in the Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin, His Holiness Karekin II, Supreme Patriarch and Catholicos of All Armenians, presided over a conference dedicated to the 20th anniversary of the founding of the Vaskenian Theological Academy. Present for the conference were high ranking clergy of the ...

Session of Liturgical-Theological Commission to the Holy Synod of the UOC Held

On October 5, at the Holy Dormition Kyiv-Pechersk Lavra the extended session of the Liturgical Theological Commission to the Holy Synod of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church was held. At the beginning of the session those attending heard the report of the commission's chairman, archimandrite Philareth (Zverev) on the work in the present year. ...

Russian Language Laboratory Opened in the Vaskenian Theological Academy

Armenian Church - Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin On June 28, the opening ceremony of the Saints Cyril and Methodius Russian Language Laboratory was held in the Vaskenian Theological Academy at Lake Sevan. The language laboratory was founded with the assistance of the St. Petersburg Theological Academy of the Russian Orthodox Church and through the benefaction ...

Tirane -Byzantine Music Evening

The Albanian Orthodox Church Upon the closing of the exhibition "Byzantine and Postbyzantine Manuscripts in Albania," which opened in the environments of the General Directorate of Archives, on June 7, took place the cultural activity "Byzantine Evening”. It was held at the new hall of the ceremonies close to the church of Evangelization of Theotokos ...

The Resurrection of Christ Theological Academy Holds Graduation Ceremony

The Resurrection of Christ Theological Academy Holds Graduation Ceremony for the Senior Class – June 2010 The Albanian Orthodox Church On June 14th, 2010 the Orthodox Church of Albania’s Theological Academy awarded diplomas to the 10 students of the senior class. “Always having the blessing of the Church, I am optimistic for the future,” said ...