St. Vladimir’s Seminary offers public evening course on Arvo Pärt

YONKERS, NY [SVOTS Communications] 23/11/2012 Beginning January 15, 2013, Saint Vladimir’s Orthodox Theological Seminary will offer an extension course for the public, “The Music and Faith of Arvo Pärt,” taught by Dr. Peter C. Bouteneff, associate professor of Systematic Theology. Arvo Pärt, whose works rank him as the third most performed composer globally, is an Orthodox Christian of ...

St. Vladimir’s Seminary to sponsor liturgical music workshop, retreat for High School and College Students

YONKERS, NY [SVOTS] 14/10/2011 High School and college students are invited to participate in a liturgical music workshop and retreat at Saint Vladimir’s Seminary here December 18-21, 2011. Instructors for the three days of music, worship and fellowship will include Prof. David Drillock and Nicholas Reeves. In addition to liturgical services, presentations, and discussions, the program will include Christmas ...

Metropolitan Jonah, SVOTS President, receives award from Russian Orthodox Committee

Valerie Balakirev [left], representing the “National Awards Committee” of Russia, presents the “Triumph of Orthodoxy” Award to Metropolitan Jonah [right], as Archbishop Justinian looks on.

YONKERS, NY [SVOTS/Deborah (Malacky) Belonick] 9/9/2011 Following the Divine Liturgy for the Great Feast of the Nativity of the Theotokos, His Beatitude, Metropolitan Jonah, who as Primate of the Orthodox Church in America also serves as President of the Board of Trustees of Saint Vladimir’s Seminary, was publicly honored by a committee of Orthodox Christians based in ...

St. Vladimir’s Seminary launches new Website

YONKERS, NY [SVOTS] -- On the Feast of Transfiguration, Friday, August 6, 2010, Saint Vladimir's Orthodox Theological Seminary will launch its new website, with a fresh, inviting look, more audio and video content, and some space for interactive exchange. The Seminary's Chancellor, Archpriest Chad Hatfield, says of the new site, which took nearly six months to ...