The Geopolitics of the Orthodox Church

The Geopolitics of the Orthodox Church


Join OCN Now as Dr. Elizabeth Prodroumou discusses what geopolitics are and how it relates to the Orthodox Christian church.  From Ukraine to Turkey to Russia to Greece Dr. Prodroumou describes the role the Orthodox Church plays in regional and international politics.  She also sheds light on the autocephalous movement gripping Russia and the Ukraine. “For Orthodox Christians it is really important to recognize the Orthodox Church is indeed a global church.” — Dr. Elizabeth Prodroumou


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Dr. Elizabeth Prodromou

Dr. Elizabeth H. Prodromou is Visiting Associate Professor of Conflict Resolution at The Fletcher School of Law & Diplomacy at Tufts University, and Affiliate Scholar at Harvard University's Center for European Studies, where she will be Co-Chairing the new Study Group on the Eastern Mediterranean and Europe.