The Elephant in the Ecumenical Room

The Elephant in the Ecumenical Room

Especially in advance of the much-anticipated Great and Holy Council scheduled for later this year, there has been much talk about the importance of our ecumenical connections, including the possibility of recognizing the baptisms of all the other Christians churches and denominations. Part of the discussion has revolved around the...

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St. Tikhon’s Professor to Serve as Theological Consultant During Great and Holy Council

St. Tikhon’s Professor to Serve as Theological Consultant During Great and Holy Council

Christopher Veniamin, D.Phil. (Oxon.), a distinguished member of the faculty of St. Tikhon’s Seminary, has been appointed as a representative to the Great and Holy Council of the Orthodox Church, which is to take place June 16 to 27, 2016, in Crete. His appointment comes from the Holy Synod of...

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What Would Your Last Words Be?

What Would Your Last Words Be?

It was now about the sixth hour, and there was darkness over the whole land until the ninth hour, while the sun’s light failed; and the curtain of the temple was torn in two. Then Jesus, crying with a loud voice, said, “Father, into Thy hands I commit my spirit!”  Luke...

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