International Orthodox Exhibition opens in Yekaterinburg

19/7/14 The 10th annual International Orthodox Exhibition opened in Yekaterinburg on Tuesday. Yekaterinburg Deputy Head Sergei Tushin presided over the opening of this year’s festival, which is held under the theme, “From Repentance to the Resurrection of Russia,” Ekburg.ru reports. The opening ceremony consisted of an introductory blessing and a longer solemn prayer conducted by clergy from Uzbekistan. More ...

Sophia Institute 2013 Annual Conference

Dylan Pahman - 10/12/13 This past Friday, I attended the Sophia Institute annual conference. I am a fellow of Sophia and presented a short paper there on Orthodox Christian monastic enterprise. The theme of the conference this year was “Monasticism, Asceticism and Holiness in the Eastern Orthodox World.” In addition to my paper, the subjects of the ...