Three Pre-Lenten Lectures at St. Peter’s Antiochian Orthodox Church, Madison MS

2015 WINTER SPEAKING SCHEDULE

February 2 through 4, 2015Dr. Christopher Veniamin, Professor of Patristics at St. Tikhon’s Seminary in Northeast Pennsylvania, will be giving three lectures based on his book, The Orthodox Understanding of Salvation: “Theosis” in Scripture and Tradition, at St. Peter’s Antiochian Orthodox Church, Madison, Mississippi.

Professor Christopher Veniamin is a spiritual child of Elder Sophrony of Essex, holds his first degree in Theology from the University of Thessalonica (Greece), and obtained his doctorate from Oxford University, under the supervision of Metropolitan Kallistos Ware. He is the editor and translator of Saint Gregory Palamas: The Homilies (2009 and 2014), and the author of The Orthodox Understanding of Salvation: “Theosis” in Scripture and Tradition (2013, 2014 repr. ed.).

Dr. Veniamin is also the President and Founder of Mount Thabor Publishing, which was established in 2005, and has edited and published  books by Archimandrite Zacharias, Professor Constantine Scouteris, and Klaus Kenneth.

PROGRAMME

Monday, February 2, 7:00 – 9:00 PM: Metanoia: Repentance in the Orthdox Church

Tuesday, February 3, 7:00 – 9:00 PM: Hesychia as Preparation for the Encounter with God

Wednesday, February 4, 7:00 – 9:00 PM: Theosis – Salvation in the Writings of St. Silouan the Athonite and Elder Sophrony of Essex

 

PLACE & CONTACT INFO

St Peter’s Antiochian Orthodox Church
180 St Augustine Dr
Madison Mississippi 39110
Contact: Fr. John Henderson @ (601) 856-3894 or frjohnc@bellsouth.net

Website: www.stpeterorthodox.org

St. Peter Antiochian Orthodox Church, Madison MS

St. Peter Antiochian Orthodox Church, Madison MS

 

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