Saint Tikhon Orthodox Theological Seminary (STOTS) Fall Lecture Series

The annual Fall Lecture Series at Saint Tikhon’s Seminary, featuring four public lectures on Tuesdays throughout the month of October began Tuesday, October 4, 2016. The following are the weekly topics and speakers: October 11 at 7:00 p.m. — “Identity and Knowledge: A Reflection on Leading Reading Groups on the Church Fathers.” Dr. Timothy Becker, PhD, teaches at the Center for Orthodox Thought and Culture at Eastern University in Philadelphia, where he also leads a popular reading group … [Read more...]

14th ANNUAL IOCC Banquet: St. Louis, MO

This is a benefit for International Orthodox Christian Charities.  Vespers at 5:00, with Dinner to follow at 6:00.  There will be a  special presentation by IOCC Gift Officer Nick Kasemeotes. Mail checks payable to IOCC to: Mrs. Teddy Hart, 1715 Featherwood Dr. • St. Louis, MO 63146 Or register and donate online:   … [Read more...]

The 2016 Walton Lecture

Topic: "Christian Rigorists and the Perversion of Tradition" Presenter: George E. Demacopoulos Reception to follow.  For more information: … [Read more...]

Benefit Concert: Garden City, NY

  The Spirit of Orthodoxy Choir, under the direction of Aleksei V. Shipovalnikov and his associate Stratos Mandalakis, and the choirs of the Cathedral of the Incarnation, Garden City, NY, will present a concert to benefit New York City’s Saint Sava Serbian Orthodox Cathedral, which was destroyed by fire on Pascha 2016. Titled “From the East unto the West,” the concert will feature music from both the eastern and western Christian traditions. All proceeds will benefit the … [Read more...]


The second lecture in the series is by Alexandros Kyrou, PhD,  who will be speaking on: "  THE GREEK GENOCIDE  1914-1923:  A MISUNDERSTOOD CHRISTIAN HOLOCAUST". For more information: or … [Read more...]

First Friday Lecture Series for November: Washington, DC

Featured Topic and Speaker: Roman origins of Christian icons with Heather Turnbow Join us for an evening of exploration into iconography and faith from respected scholars, clergy and Iconographers.  Talks start at 7pm followed by questions and refreshments.  Come early and visit our surrounding vendors and restaurants before the lecture and make an evening of it!  All lectures hosted by the Center for Byzantine Material Arts. An RSVP is appreciated! For more information: … [Read more...]

Iconography Workshop: Newberg, OR

Please join us for the second one-day workshop (in a series of 8) designed to elevate the student’s iconography awareness, technique and skills. Open to iconography students and artists of all levels, this one-day workshop is taught by Byzantine Iconographer Magdalene Grace Deane at the Hagia Theodora School of Byzantine Iconography in Newberg, Oregon. Class will be held at our intimate, Old World–style studio filled with solemnity, Byzantine chant and prayer. Please see the attached flyer … [Read more...]

What Is Orthodox Christianity? Lectures: Portland, OR

The Ancient Church Library is hosting a series of lectures in October. 12 October: Who is God? The Trinity, Love, Humility and the Incarnation 19 October: What is the Eucharist? the Scriptures, Jewish Thought and the Ancient Christian Teaching on Communion 26 October: What is the Church? Sacrament, Theosis and the Body of Christ All Are Welcome! Public lectures hosted by THE ANCIENT CHURCH library. for more information: … [Read more...]

A Christian Ending to Our Life Workshop: Portland, OR

"A Christian Ending to Our Life". St. Nicholas Orthodox Church invites you to a presentation & workshop on how you might start a conversation to make your wishes for end-of-life care known to family & loved ones, or how to help someone else start a conversation.  The workshop will be followed by Vespers at 6:00 pm. We request advance registration since the enrollment will be limited. For more information: … [Read more...]

Liturgical Theology Classes for November-December: Portland, OR

Please join us for an exciting series of classes on Liturgical Theology! Vespers will follow the classes. November 5 — Liturgy and Worship in the Bible November 12 — Liturgy and Worship in the Early Church November 19 — Liturgy and Worship in the Patristic Era November 26 — Liturgy and Worship in the Contemporary Orthodox World December 3 — The Holy Mysteries of Initiation December 10 — The Holy Mystery of the Holy Eucharist December 17 — The Holy Mysteries of Healing, Marriage & … [Read more...]