Taking advantage of the possibilities offered by modern communication technology, Volos Academy for Theological Studies organizes for the fourth consecutive year a new series of public online lectures, after the grand success of the three previous series (in the spring of 2021, 2022 and 2023). Aspiring to revive the debate around topical issues of theological, philosophical but also of spiritual and existential interest, once again this year, eminent speakers from Greece and abroad, priests and lay theologians, university professors and competent researchers, are invited to offer their fruitful and creative reflections on important topics.
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Title: “Storm Daniel” strikes Greece (Thessaly and Volos): Living in the Anthropoceneand the role of the Church today
When: November 8, 2023, 3-5.30pm.
Language: English and Greek with simultaneous translation
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The programme of this year’s series is as follows. The first lecture has been delivered already. We note that there may be minute changes, which will be announced on time.
This year's series (February-June 2023) will revolve, among other things, around the current theological and ecclesiastical challenges posed by the Russian invasion of Ukraine for the unity and future of global Orthodoxy, while examining the role of Orthodox Christians in modern ever-changing world in the field of mission
The third series of online lectures “Time for Action” of the Volos Academy of Theological Studies will start next Wednesday, February 15, at 7.00 pm Greek time. The speaker will be His Eminence Grigorios (Stergiou), Metropolitan of Cameroon, and the topic of the lecture will be “Orthodoxy in Africa: Problems, Challenges, Prospects”. The lecture will be given with interpretation into English and will be accessible via Zoom.
Zoom link: https://us06web.zoom.us/j/82201847277