Experiences from a Conference: the Internet at the Pastoral Service of the Church

Experiences from a Conference: the Internet at the Pastoral Service of the Church

Hieromonk Alexios Yiannios   By God’s Grace, a fortnight has passed since the end of the 2nd International Conference on Digital Media and Orthodox Pastoral Care, which was held at the congenial conference centre of the Orthodox Academy of Crete, at Kolymbari, Hania, with the blessing of His All-Holiness the...

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Conclusions of the 2nd International Conference on Digital Media and Orthodox Pastoral Care In Kolymbari, Crete

Conclusions of the 2nd International Conference on Digital Media and Orthodox Pastoral Care In Kolymbari, Crete

Dr. Nikolaos Koios, Content Coach of Pemptousia   ‘The voice of the Lord is upon many waters… the Lord is upon many waters… the Lord will bless His people in peace (Ps. 28, 3, 11). The extreme western point of the azure waters of the Cretan Sea, under the protection...

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“Modern Science and the Orthodox Tradition. An uneasy relationship?” – Live stream

“Modern Science and the Orthodox Tradition. An uneasy relationship?” – Live stream

The First International Conference of SOW focuses on the nature of the relationship between modern Science and Orthodox Christianity with its centuries-old tradition. Orthodoxy today shares a variety of —sometimes ambiguous—attitudes towards modern Science shaped by the texts of the Church Fathers, medieval and modern theologians and scholars, as well...

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Speaking to Secular America: Upcoming Conference

Speaking to Secular America: Upcoming Conference

An important conference will confront the urgent issue of reaching out to the increasing number of Americans who are not in church. “Speaking to Secular America: How the Church Is Reaching Out to the Non-Religious in Our Society” will be offered on October 28-30 by the Missions Institute of Orthodox...

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Youth and Young Adult Conference

Youth and Young Adult Conference

Have you ever participated in an international Youth and Young Adult Conference? This summer​,​ SYNDESMOS​,​ the World Fellowship of Orthodox Youth​,​ is hosting their annual conference in Suprasl Academy (AKADEMIA SUPRASKA), Supraśl (Poland). Gather with youth and young adults from around the world on August 24-30​, 2015​. This is a...

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Conclusions of the 1st International Conference on Digital Media and Orthodox Pastoral Care

Conclusions of the 1st International Conference on Digital Media and Orthodox Pastoral Care

‘Behold, what is so good or so pleasant as for brothers to dwell in the same place?’. It is indeed a blessing from God when siblings meet each other in Christ, in the same place, and have the opportunity to talk, to work together, to communicate and hold conversations about...

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Ground-Breaking Conference Begins May 7 – Tune In!

Ground-Breaking Conference Begins May 7 – Tune In!

The first ever International Conference on Digital Media and Orthodox Pastoral Care is about to begin. The event opens at 8:00 AM on May 7, at the Hotel Divani Apollon Palace in Vouliagmeni, Athens, but you can also watch the conference live on the event website, http://www.dmopc15.com/. OCN is honored...

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1st International Conference on Digital Media  and Orthodox Pastoral Care

1st International Conference on Digital Media and Orthodox Pastoral Care

Athens, Greece: In the last two decades, we as people have witnessed an unprecedented explosion as regards the evolution of electronic means of communication and provision of information. Local Orthodox Churches and Orthodox believers the world over have not been slow to make their presence felt in this novel scene,...

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