2014 Orthodox Institute for Continuing Education in the Faith Theosis: Your Life With God A Weekend of Spiritual Renewal Since last year our Orthodox Institute topic was the Church, with “Blessed is the Kingdom,” as the theme, it seemed fitting to then address the spirituality and “renewing” of the persons who make up this Kingdom. We welcome you to join us as our presenters help us explore the meaning of Theosis. Through discussion of such topics as the Jesus Prayer and fasting, we will strive to acquire the proper tools to achieve our greatest potential as Christians: Communion with God. This year’s Orthodox Institute will explore the “personal dimension” of the Kingdom through educational sessions on the history and implications of the theology of theosis on the Jesus prayer. It will feature Fr. Anthony Coniaris, author of several publications and founder of Light and Life Publishers, and Dr. Kyriacos Markides,[...]
Dr. Harry Boosalis, Professor of Dogmatics at St. Tikhon’s Seminary has been asked to direct the core courses at this year’s Orthodox Institute at Antiochian Village in Ligionier, PA. Theme: ” Theosis: Your Life With God.” Dr. Boosalis will be speaking on the topics of – Freedom in Christ, Spiritual Warfare and Suffering, as well as Love and Prayer. This year’s keynote speakers are Fr. Anthony Coniaris and Dr. Kyriakos Markides. Our own Fr. David Hester (Faculty) and Fr. John Oliver (STOTS 2004) are among the other speakers. Consider participating in this year’s Institute at the Village. For more information visit: www.antiochian.org/oi2014 http://stots.edu/news_140904_3.html Contact the Seminary: Post Office Box 130, South Canaan, PA 18459.
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