2014 PACIFIC NORTHWEST SPEAKING EVENTS SCHEDULE
August 15 through September 8, 2014. Klaus Kenneth, author of Born to Hate Reborn to Love, and Dr. Christopher Veniamin, Professor of Patristics at St. Tikhon’s Seminary and author of The Orthodox Understanding of Salvation: “Theosis” in Scripture and Tradition, will be conducting a joint tour of the Pacific Northwest, beginning in Oregon and including venues in Northern California and the Seattle Washington area.
ABOUT OUR SPEAKERS
Mr. Klaus Kenneth is a spiritual child of Elder Sophrony of Essex, and author of the best-selling, Born to Hate Reborn to Love. He is also the author of Gods, Idols, Gurus: From the Shadow of Deception to the Light of Orthodoxy, which is to be published in English in 2015.
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). Dr. Veniamin is also the President of Mount Thabor Publishing, which was established in 2005, and has edited and published books by Archimandrite Zacharias, Professor Constantine Scouteris, and Klaus Kenneth.
Their schedule will include:-
3) Sunday August 17th through Friday, August 22nd
“2014 St. John the Wonderworker Family Camp,” Fall Creek, Oregon
Fr. Daniel Mackay, Ph.D.
St. John the Wonderwoker Serbian Orthodox Church (Serbian Orthodox Diocese of Western America)
304 Blair Blvd.
Eugene, Oregon 97402
Co-hosted with the
St. Paisius Missionary School
(Bulgarian Eastern Orthodox Diocese of the USA, Canada & Australia)
Kiwanis Sky Camp
83903 Peninsula Road
Fall Creek Reservoir
Lowell, Oregon 97438
Contact: the Registrar at firstname.lastname@example.org
Conference Theme: “Transfigured by the Glory of God.”
Tuesday, August 19, at 1:00 to 2:30 PM: Dr. Christopher Veniamin – “Metanoia and Hesychia: the Transfiguring Glory of God in the Face of Jesus Christ”
Tuesday, August 19, at 7:15 to 8:45 PM: Klaus & Christopher – Joint Presentation “On Elder Sophrony of Essex”
Wednesday, August 20, at 9:30 to 11:00 AM: Klaus Kenneth – “Beyond Nirvana: Theosis in the Orthodox Christian Tradition”
Thursday, August 21, 9:30 to 11:00 AM: Klaus & Christopher – “Round Table Discussion with Campers”
Thursday, August 21, 11:10 AM to 12:30 PM: Klaus Kenneth – “Addressing the Youth on the Challenges of our Times: How to Navigate Through the Chaos and Confusion in the World Today”