On Friday, October 18, 2019, a Memorandum of Agreement was signed in Volos between the Volos Academy for Theological Studies and the “Saint Platon” Theological School of Tallinn, of the Estonian Apostolic Orthodox Church. The Memorandum provides, inter alia, academic and educational co-operation in a variety of areas, such as the exchange of professors and researchers, the co-organization of conferences, seminars and research projects, the joint publication of monographs, collective volumes, and journals, the mutual enrichment of the respected libraries, etc.
The Memorandum of Agreement was signed by the Head of the Orthodox Church of Estonia and Rector of the “St. Platon” Theological School of Tallinn, His Eminence, the Archbishop of
On 4th October 2019 a dissemination event was successfully held at theUniversity of Thessaly on the results of the pilot programme that brought into focus the narrative of the Holocaust through art and history. About 450 students and 60 teachers from the schools of Magnesia attended the event that concerned the programme implemented in the region during the school year 2018-19.
The event was greeted by His Eminence Metropolitan Ignatios of Dimitrias, the Rector of the University of Thessaly
Holy Metropolis of Demetrias
Volos Academy for Theological Studies
WOMEN BYZANTINE CHOIR “ADOUSAI”
Volos Greece, 22 – 24 November 2019
«Women Chanters of Byzantine & Ecclesiastical eastern Orthodox Chant»
Teaching and conducting a women’s Byzantine Choir»
Byzantine - Ecclesiastical Compositions were originally written for male voices. During the last decades numerous women have been
With the participation of the Director of the Volos Academy for Theological Studies
The Ecumenical Patriarchate is organizing an International Conference in Constantinople, titled “The theological legacy of Archpriest George Florovsky,” September 1-3, 2019, on the 40-year anniversary of his passing.
Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew will inaugurate the International Conference which will be attended by hierarchs, clergy, distinguished university professors and theologians from universities from
With the Participation of the Director of the Volos Academy
On July 15-19, 2019 the Summer School on “Theology and Pluralism” was held in the Roman Catholic Diocese of Dubrovnik, Croatia, in which took part some 40 Roman Catholic, Eastern Orthodox, and Protestant students and scholars, mainly (but not exclusively) from the former Yugoslavia. Scholars who taught at the Summer School included Tina Beattie, Professor of Catholic Studies at the Roehampton University in London (The Pluralisation
Volos Academy for Theological Studies Summer School for clergy and lay theologians of the Autocephalous Orthodox Church in Ukraine
and visit to the Ecumenical Patriarchate
June 30-July 14, 2019
From June 30 to July 14, 2019, the Volos Academy for Theological Studies carried out a training program (Summer School) of clergy and lay theologians of the Autocephalous Orthodox Church in Ukraine, the establishment of which marks a new era in the modern history of the country, and of global
Meeting – Evaluation of The pilot program
Jewish Community of Volos
Saturday, June 29, 2019
On Saturday 29, 2019, the concluding-evaluation meeting of the representatives of the institutions, teachers and pupils involved in the implementation of the Pilot Program “The Narrative of the Holocaust through Art and Local History” approved by the General Secretariat of Religious Affairs of the Ministry of Education, Research and Religious Affairs was successfully held in the Jewish Community