St. Tikhon's Orthodox Theological Seminary - Our Community Giving Back http://www.stots.edu/ 60 February 1, 2015 Dean to Accompany Wonder Working Icon of St. Anna in Old Forge, PA http://www.stots.edu/news_150126_2.html Mon, 26 Jan 2015 00:00:00 -0500 <p>On Sunday, February 1, 2015 the V. Rev. Syeven Voytovich, Dean of St. Tikhon's Seminary, will accompany the Wonder-Working Icon of St. Anna from the St. Tikhon's Monastery Church to St. Michael's Church in Old Forge, PA.&nbsp;</p> St. Tikhon's Orthodox Theological Seminary http://www.stots.edu/news_150126_2.html February 15, 2015 Fr. Steven and Mission Choir to be at the Diocesan General Assembly for the Diocese of the South http://www.stots.edu/news_150119_2.html Mon, 19 Jan 2015 00:00:00 -0500 <p dir="ltr"><span id="docs-internal-guid-453be9f5-0373-aa80-1ccb-1ae83d91ef5a">On Sunday, February 15, 2015 the V. Rev. Steven Voytovich, Dean of St. Tikhon&rsquo;s Seminary, will accompany the St. Tikhon&rsquo;s Mission Choir and will be concelebrating a Hierarchical Divine Liturgy with local clergy at Christ the Savior Cathedral, Miami, FL, in advance of the Diocesan Assembly for the Diocese of the South. They will also be bringing the wonderworking Icon of the Righteous Anna from St. Tikhon&rsquo;s &nbsp;Monastery. The mission choir will then stay and be offering the responses for services related to the assembly. &nbsp;Fr. Steven will also be leading a retreat following the assembly with diocesan clergy.</span></p> St. Tikhon's Orthodox Theological Seminary http://www.stots.edu/news_150119_2.html February 9-12, 2015 Rector and Dean to Speak at 17th Annual Clergy Event for Antiochian Archdiocese http://www.stots.edu/news_150119_1.html Mon, 19 Jan 2015 00:00:00 -0500 <p dir="ltr">February 9-12, 2015 His Grace Bishop Michael, Rector of St. Tikhon&rsquo;s Seminary, and the V. Rev. Steven Voytovich, Dean of St. Tikhon&rsquo;s Seminary, will speak at the 17th Annual Clergy Seminar for the Diocese of Los Angeles and the West of the Antiochian Archdiocese.</p> <p dir="ltr">This year the event will be held at the Sacred Heart Retreat House in Alhambra, CA and will feature presentations on the topic of "Practical Issues in the Life of an Orthodox Priest."</p> <p><span id="docs-internal-guid-453be9f5-036e-b874-ad8d-d0d4fe1cb77a">For additional information please refer to the diocesan website <a href="http://www.antiochianladiocese.org/news_100807_2.html">here</a>.</span></p> St. Tikhon's Orthodox Theological Seminary http://www.stots.edu/news_150119_1.html February 7, 2015 Dr. Paul Witek to Speak in Garrsion, NY http://www.stots.edu/news_150116_1.html Fri, 16 Jan 2015 00:00:00 -0500 <p>Dr. Paul Witek, Lecturer in Pastoral Arts and Praxis, will be speaking at the Annual Altar Servers Retreat of the Diocese of New York and New Jersey to be held at St. Basil's Academy, Garrison, NY on&nbsp;<span class="aBn" tabindex="0" data-term="goog_628734498"><span class="aQJ">February 6- 8, 2015</span></span>. &nbsp;&nbsp;</p> <div>Information concerning the event can be found online at&nbsp;<a href="http://nynjoca.org/" target="_blank">nynjoca.org</a>.</div> St. Tikhon's Orthodox Theological Seminary http://www.stots.edu/news_150116_1.html February 20-24, 2015 Dr. Christopher to Lead Lenten Retreat in Kansas City, KS http://www.stots.edu/news_150112_1.html Mon, 12 Jan 2015 00:00:00 -0500 <p dir="ltr">Dr. Christopher Veniamin will be leading a Lenten Retreat on February 20-24 at St. Basil the Great Greek Orthodox Church (Fr. Elias Issa, pastor) in Kansas City, KS. He will be providing three lectures as well as time for Open Discussion.</p> <p>Saturday Feb. 21st, 10:00 AM <em>&ldquo;Discovering the Will of God&rdquo;</em></p> <p dir="ltr">Saturday Feb. 21st, 1:00 PM <em>&ldquo;Obedience in the Orthodox Tradition&rdquo;</em></p> <p dir="ltr">Monday Feb. 23rd, 10:00 AM <em>&ldquo;The Spiritual Father and Child Relationship&rdquo;</em></p> <p dir="ltr">Monday Feb. 23rd, 1:00 PM &ldquo;Concluding Remarks and Open Discussion&rdquo;</p> <p><span id="docs-internal-guid-32c8e307-df65-c194-c9ad-a0f2d851ed5b">Please see the promotional flyer <a href="http://stots.edu/files/drchristopherkansa.pdf">here</a> for additional information.</span></p> St. Tikhon's Orthodox Theological Seminary http://www.stots.edu/news_150112_1.html February 14-15 Dr. Christopher Veniamin to be Keynote Speaker in San Francisco, CA http://www.stots.edu/news_150111_2.html Sun, 11 Jan 2015 00:00:00 -0500 <p dir="ltr">Dr. Christopher Veniamin will be the keynote speaker at the 2015 San Francisco Symposium for &nbsp;the Saints Cyril and Athanasius of Alexandria Institute for Orthodox Studies on Saturday and <span class="aBn" tabindex="0" data-term="goog_50243286"><span class="aQJ">Sunday, February 14</span></span> &amp; <span class="aBn" tabindex="0" data-term="goog_50243287"><span class="aQJ">15, 2015</span></span>. Dr. Christopher is Professor of Patristics at St. Tikhon&rsquo;s Orthodox Theological Seminary. Also speaking at the symposium will St. Tikhon&rsquo;s Alumnus Fr. Philip Halliwell (STOTS 2012).</p> <p>The theme for this year&rsquo;s symposium is &nbsp;&ldquo;<a href="http://www.sforthodoxinstitute.org/symposium-2015" target="_blank">The City a Desert: Living the Life of the Desert in the Midst of the World</a>.&rdquo; In addition to the lectures offered, there will be panel discussions, Q&amp;A sessions, and a roundtable event. Additional information can be found on their website <a href="http://www.sforthodoxinstitute.org/conferences/113-sf-2015/350-speaker-info-sf">here</a>.</p> St. Tikhon's Orthodox Theological Seminary http://www.stots.edu/news_150111_2.html February 10, 2015 Dr. Christopher to give lecture at Patriarch Athenagoras Orthodox Institute in Berkley, CA http://www.stots.edu/news_141229_5.html Sun, 04 Jan 2015 00:00:00 -0500 <p>Dr. Christopher Veniamin, Professor of Patristics at St. Tikhon&rsquo;s Orthodox Theological Seminary, will be giving a Lecture for Metropolitan Nikitas (Lulias) of Dardanellia to the students of Patriarch Athenagoras Orthodox Institute (PAOI) on Tuesday, <span class="aBn" tabindex="0" data-term="goog_825083627"><span class="aQJ">February 10, 2015</span></span>. The PAOI is a member school of the Graduate Theological Union in Berkley, CA.</p> St. Tikhon's Orthodox Theological Seminary http://www.stots.edu/news_141229_5.html February 6 - 7, 2015 Dr. Christopher to speak at St. Paul's Orthodox Church in Brier, WA http://www.stots.edu/news_141229_3.html Mon, 29 Dec 2014 00:00:00 -0500 <p dir="ltr">Dr. Christopher Veniamin,&nbsp;Professor of Patristics at St. Tikhon&rsquo;s Orthodox Theological Seminary, will be guest speaker at a Pre-Lenten Retreat for the Washington Orthodox Clergy Association, to be held at St. Paul Antiochian Orthodox Church in Brier, WA (Fr. James Bernstein, pastor) on Friday and <span class="aBn" tabindex="0" data-term="goog_825083621"><span class="aQJ">Saturday, February 6</span></span> and <span class="aBn" tabindex="0" data-term="goog_825083622"><span class="aQJ">7, 2015</span></span>.</p> <p>The Pre-Lenten retreat, which is titled <em>&ldquo;SALVATION IN THE ORTHODOX CHURCH:&nbsp;Metanoia, Hesychia and Theosis&rdquo;</em> will begin on Friday evening at <span class="aBn" tabindex="0" data-term="goog_825083623"><span class="aQJ">6:00 pm</span></span> for Vespers. Over the course of Friday evening and Saturday, Dr. Christopher will be giving three talks. Following the talks will be a question and answer session. St. Paul Church is located at 21236 Poplar Way - Brier, WA 98036. For more information, please visit their website, <a href="http://stpaul-orthodox.org/">here</a>.</p> St. Tikhon's Orthodox Theological Seminary http://www.stots.edu/news_141229_3.html February 2 - 4, 2015 Dr. Christopher to speak at St. Peter's Orthodox Church in Madison, Mississippi http://www.stots.edu/news_141229_2.html Mon, 29 Dec 2014 00:00:00 -0500 <p dir="ltr">Dr. Christopher Veniamin,&nbsp;Professor of Patristics at St. Tikhon&rsquo;s Orthodox Theological Seminary, will be guest speaker at a Pre-Lenten Retreat for St. Peter Antiochian Orthodox Church (Fr. John Henderson, pastor) in Madison, Mississippi &nbsp;at on <span class="aBn" tabindex="0" data-term="goog_825083615"><span class="aQJ">Monday February 2</span></span> - <span class="aBn" tabindex="0" data-term="goog_825083616"><span class="aQJ">Wednesday, February 4, 2015</span></span>.</p> <p dir="ltr">The lectures will begin at <span class="aBn" tabindex="0" data-term="goog_825083617"><span class="aQJ">7:00 pm</span></span>, and they are all open to the public. St. Peter Church is located at 180 St. Augustine Dr., Madison, MS 39110. For more information, please visit their website, here: <a href="http://www.saintpeterorthodox.com/" target="_blank">http://www.saintpeterorthodox.<wbr />com</a>.</p> St. Tikhon's Orthodox Theological Seminary http://www.stots.edu/news_141229_2.html April 25-26, 2015 Mission Choir to visit Saints Peter and Paul Orthodox Church in Lorain, OH http://www.stots.edu/news_141120_2.html Sun, 11 Jan 2015 00:00:00 -0500 <p>The St. Tikhon's Orthodox Theological Seminary's Mission Choir will join Saints Peter and Paul Orthodox Church in Lorain, OH to celebrate Vespers and the Divine Liturgy on <span class="aBn" tabindex="0" data-term="goog_1019996522"><span class="aQJ">April 25</span></span> and <span class="aBn" tabindex="0" data-term="goog_1019996523"><span class="aQJ">26, 2015</span></span>. Following Liturgy on Sunday, refreshments will be served and the members of Mission Choir will introduce themselves and have the opportunity to meet with parishioners.</p> St. Tikhon's Orthodox Theological Seminary http://www.stots.edu/news_141120_2.html April 5, 2015 Mission Choir to visit the Cathedral of the Protection of the Holy Virgin Mary in New York http://www.stots.edu/news_141120_1.html Sun, 18 Jan 2015 00:00:00 -0500 <p>The St. Tikhon's Orthodox Theological Seminary's Mission Choir will join the Cathedral of the Protection of the Holy Virgin Mary in New York to celebrate a Hierarchical Divine Liturgy on <span class="aBn" tabindex="0" data-term="goog_1019996521"><span class="aQJ">April 5, 2015</span></span>. Following Liturgy, refreshments will be served and the members of Mission Choir will introduce themselves and have the opportunity to meet with parishioners.</p> St. Tikhon's Orthodox Theological Seminary http://www.stots.edu/news_141120_1.html March 7-8, 2015 Mission Choir to visit St. Andrews Orthodox Church in Maple Heights, OH http://www.stots.edu/news_141110_3.html Thu, 20 Nov 2014 00:00:00 -0500 <p>The St. Tikhon's Orthodox Theological Seminary's Mission Choir will join St. Andrews Orthodox Church in Maple Heights, OH to celebrate Vespers and the Divine Liturgy on <span class="aBn" tabindex="0" data-term="goog_1552535669"><span class="aQJ">March 7</span></span> and <span class="aBn" tabindex="0" data-term="goog_1552535670"><span class="aQJ">8, 2015</span></span>. Following Liturgy on Sunday, refreshments will be served and the members of Mission Choir will introduce themselves and have the opportunity to meet with parishioners.</p> St. Tikhon's Orthodox Theological Seminary http://www.stots.edu/news_141110_3.html February 7-8, 2015 Mission Choir to visit Holy Ghost Orthodox Church in Ambridge, PA http://www.stots.edu/news_141110_1.html Mon, 10 Nov 2014 00:00:00 -0500 <p>The St. Tikhon's Orthodox Theological Seminary's Mission Choir will join Holy Ghost Orthodox Church in Ambridge, Pa to celebrate Vespers and the Divine Liturgy on <span class="aBn" tabindex="0" data-term="goog_1552535666"><span class="aQJ">February 7</span></span> and <span class="aBn" tabindex="0" data-term="goog_1552535667"><span class="aQJ">8, 2015</span></span>. Following Liturgy on Sunday, refreshments will be served and the members of Mission Choir will introduce themselves and have the opportunity to meet with parishioners. Additional details will follow.</p> St. Tikhon's Orthodox Theological Seminary http://www.stots.edu/news_141110_1.html March 28-29, 2015 Mission Choir to visit St. Basil's Orthodox Church in Watervliet, NY http://www.stots.edu/news_141031_6.html Sun, 25 Jan 2015 00:00:00 -0500 <p>The St. Tikhon's Orthodox Theological Seminary's Mission Choir will join&nbsp;St. Basil's&nbsp;Orthodox Church in&nbsp;Watervliet, NY&nbsp;to celebrate Vespers and&nbsp;the Divine Liturgy on&nbsp;<span class="aBn" tabindex="0" data-term="goog_591140357"><span class="aQJ">March 28</span></span>&nbsp;and 29, 2015.&nbsp;Following Liturgy&nbsp;<span class="aBn" tabindex="0" data-term="goog_591140358"><span class="aQJ">on Sunday</span></span>, refreshments will be&nbsp;served and the members of Mission Choir will introduce themselves and have&nbsp;the opportunity&nbsp;to meet with parishioners.&nbsp;</p> St. Tikhon's Orthodox Theological Seminary http://www.stots.edu/news_141031_6.html March 21-22, 2015 Mission Choir to visit Christ the Savior Orthodox Church in Harrisburg and Holy Apostles Orthodox Church in Mechanicsburg, PA http://www.stots.edu/news_141031_5.html Sun, 18 Jan 2015 00:00:00 -0500 <p>The St. Tikhon's Orthodox Theological Seminary's Mission Choir will join&nbsp;Christ the Savior&nbsp;Orthodox Church in&nbsp;Harrisburg, Pa&nbsp;to celebrate Vespers on&nbsp;<span class="aBn" tabindex="0" data-term="goog_591140354"><span class="aQJ">March 21, 2015</span></span>. The next morning,&nbsp;<span class="aBn" tabindex="0" data-term="goog_591140355"><span class="aQJ">March 22, 2015</span></span>, they will join with Holy Apostles&nbsp;Orthodox Church in&nbsp;Mechanicsburg, PA to celebrate the Divine Liturgy.&nbsp;&nbsp;Following Liturgy&nbsp;<span class="aBn" tabindex="0" data-term="goog_591140356"><span class="aQJ">on Sunday</span></span>, refreshments will be&nbsp;served and the members of Mission Choir will introduce themselves and have&nbsp;the opportunity&nbsp;to meet with parishioners.&nbsp;</p> St. Tikhon's Orthodox Theological Seminary http://www.stots.edu/news_141031_5.html March 14-15, 2015 Mission Choir to visit St. Alexander Orthodox Church in Allison Park, Pittsburgh, Pa http://www.stots.edu/news_141031_4.html Sun, 18 Jan 2015 00:00:00 -0500 <p>The St. Tikhon's Orthodox Theological Seminary's Mission Choir will join&nbsp;St. Alexander&nbsp;Orthodox Church in&nbsp;Allison Park, Pittsburgh, Pa&nbsp;to celebrate Vespers and&nbsp;the Divine Liturgy on&nbsp;<span class="aBn" tabindex="0" data-term="goog_591140352"><span class="aQJ">March 14</span></span>&nbsp;and 15, 2015.&nbsp;Following Liturgy&nbsp;<span class="aBn" tabindex="0" data-term="goog_591140353"><span class="aQJ">on Sunday</span></span>, refreshments will be&nbsp;served and the members of Mission Choir will introduce themselves and have&nbsp;the opportunity&nbsp;to meet with parishioners.&nbsp;</p> St. Tikhon's Orthodox Theological Seminary http://www.stots.edu/news_141031_4.html