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:-
1) Friday August 15th
St Anne Orthodox Church (OCA)
6000 NE Elliot Cir
Corvallis, Oregon 97330-9254
Contact: Fr. Stephen Soot @ 541-745-6982 or firstname.lastname@example.org
5:00 p.m. Vespers
5:45 p.m. Dinner
6:15 p.m. Klaus Kenneth, “My Spiritual Odyssey and Why I Wrote ‘Gods, Idols, Gurus’.”
7:00 p.m. Q&A with Klaus Kenneth
7:15 p.m. Dessert
7:30 p.m. Dr. Christopher Veniamin, “The Orthodox Understanding of Salvation: “Theosis” in Silouan and Sophrony.”
8:15 p.m. Q&A with Dr. Christopher Veniamin
8:30 p.m. Adjourn