SVOTS hosts open house – Hierarch visits from Lebanon

(Photo: Rev. Dn. Nektarios Ibrahim, Greek Orthodox Archdioceses of Zahle)

SVOTS - 15/3/18 St. Vladimir’s Seminary welcomed several guests to campus Thursday, March 8, including a hierarch from Lebanon and nine prospective students. The visiting hierarch and the prospective students each came for a glimpse into seminary life at St. Vladimir’s. HIERARCHS’ VISIT His Eminence Metropolitan Antonios (Al-Soury) of Zahle, Baalbek and Dependencies in Lebanon (Greek Orthodox Patriarchate of Antioch ...

Seminarians begin St. Moses the Black Society at St. Vladimir’s

SVOTS - 25/10/17 In September, a new poll from NBC News and The Wall Street Journal reported that 7-in-10 Americans viewed race relations in the United States as “poor.” The poll—taken in the wake of a white nationalist demonstration in Charlottesville, Virginia, in August—revealed that 28% of the public, including 24% of white and 40% of black Americans, stated that ...

SVOTS Orthodox Education Day 2016

SVOTS - Dr. Mary B. Cunningham - July 2016 On October 1, 2016 St. Vladimir's Seminary 575 Scarsdale Rd. Yonkers, NY 10707 Throughout the history of the Christian Church, the Virgin Mary has been the focus of unparalleled love and devotion, the subject of fervent prayer. Join us for our annual open house and fall festival, this year on the ...

Orthodox Education Day: “East Meets East”

September 2015 “East Meets East” is the theme for St. Vladimir’s Orthodox Theological Seminary’s annual Orthodox Education Day on October 3, 2015. The seminary’s yearly open house and fall festival will celebrate the relationship between the Oriental and Eastern Orthodox churches, and explore the history of their dialogue. Renowned author and scholar The Very Reverend Dr. John ...

G.R.O.W. Women’s Ministry Conference Meets at St. Vladimir’s

Conference attendees with clergy and hierarchs

April- May 2015 On April 18, the annual One Day Conference for G.R.O.W. (God Renewing Orthodox Women) Ministry convened on the campus of St. Vladimir's Seminary in Yonkers, NY. This was the fourth diocesan conference hosted by G.R.O.W., the young women's ministry of the Northeast American Diocese of the Malankara Orthodox Syrian Church. Women from Virginia ...

Remembering Protopresbyter Alexander Schmemann (1921–1983)

2/1/14 SVOTS On this 30th Anniversary of Protopresbyter Alexander Schmemann’s death, our Seminary remembers his life, his work, and his influence on the Church in America. As Dean of St. Vladimir’s Seminary from 1962–1983, Fr. Alexander formed hundreds of students, providing themFr. Alexander's class notes from "Mary and the Church" with an understanding of what he termed “liturgical ...