Joint  Eastern and Oriental Orthodox Prayer for Syrian Bishops

Joint Eastern and Oriental Orthodox Prayer for Syrian Bishops

Eastern and Oriental Orthodox Churches to Hold Common Prayer Service The Assembly of Canonical Bishops of the United Stated of America and the Standing Conference of Oriental Orthodox Churches in America (SCOOCH) are pleased to announce that a “Common Prayer Service” will be held on the evening of Thursday, April 21,...

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International Inter-Orthodox Conference Discusses Women in Ministry

International Inter-Orthodox Conference Discusses Women in Ministry

Dr. Kyriaki FitzGerald, Adjunct Professor of Theology at Holy Cross, joined Metropolitan Kallistos of Diokleia to offer the keynote presentations at a conference on Orthodox Women’s Ministry held at Heythrop College in London on September 11-13, 2015. Both spoke on the theme “The Call to Holiness: The Role of the Laity in the...

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St. Vladimir’s Seminary to Celebrate Open House and Orthodox Ed Day October 3

St. Vladimir’s Seminary to Celebrate Open House and Orthodox Ed Day October 3

The community of Saint Vladimir’s Seminary has been busy making final preparations for Orthodox Education Day, “East Meets East,” slated to be celebrated on the school’s campus on Saturday, October 3, 2015. The seminary’s annual open house and fall festival will celebrate the relationship between the Oriental and...

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Rev. Dr. Varghese Daniel Joins St. Vladimir’s Seminary Faculty

Rev. Dr. Varghese Daniel Joins St. Vladimir’s Seminary Faculty

The Reverend Dr. Varghese Daniel Joins St. Vladimir’s Seminary Faculty   The Reverend Dr. Varghese M. Daniel has been appointed to the faculty of St. Vladimir’s Orthodox Theological Seminary as Sessional Assistant Professor of Malankara Studies, effective for the academic year 2015-2016. In addition to teaching courses, Father...

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Anglicans and Copts and an Agreed Statement

Anglicans and Copts and an Agreed Statement

In October of this year, as reported by the Anglican Communion News Service, the Anglican-Oriental Orthodox International Commission held its third meeting at the Coptic St. Mark’s Center in Cairo. The Commission consists of Anglican and Oriental Orthodox theologians who met with a view to resolving the Christological differences which...

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Panorama.am: Finnish Monk, Author of 500-Page Book on Armenia: “I never encountered such beauty anywhere”

Panorama.am: Finnish Monk, Author of 500-Page Book on Armenia: “I never encountered such beauty anywhere”

By Nvard Chalikyan  Finnish monk, Professor of Theology Serafim Seppälä has for years been studying the Armenian culture and history and has a number of publications on this topic, among them a 500-page book on Armenian art and culture; he is currently working on another book on the topic of the...

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OCP Media: Historic Meeting of Patriarchs of Alexandria and Archbishop of Finland in Helsinki

OCP Media: Historic Meeting of Patriarchs of Alexandria and Archbishop of Finland in Helsinki

Orthodox faithful in Finland are celebrating the first meeting of Eastern and Oriental Orthodox leaders in their country. OCP Media Network has this report: Historic Meeting of Patriarchs of Alexandria and Archbishop of Finland in Helsinki OCP News Service, Helsinki: The Finnish Orthodox Church celebrates the historic meeting of three...

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