Dr Christopher Veniamin, Professor of Patristics at St Tikhon's Seminary, will be leading a retreat at St Nicolas Greek Orthodox Church in Bethlehem PA, on Sunday, April 6, 2014, 3:00 pm to 6:00 pm. The presentations will be based on his newly released book, The Orthodox Understanding of Salvation.
The retreat begins at 3:00 pm with a session entitled "The Power of Repentance: The Ethos of ‘Metanoia’ in the Orthodox Tradition," followed by Q&A and a light snack provided by the parish. Beginning at 4:30 pm will be "The Orthodox Understanding of Salvation: ‘Theosis’ in St. Silouan the Athonite and Elder Sophrony of Essex," which will also include a Q&A.
The Pastor of St. Nicholas Church is Rev. Nicholas T. Palis. The church is located at 1607 W. Union Boulevard in Bethlehem, PA 18018.