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Searching for the Sacred Symposium

Searching for the Sacred Symposium

August 2013 4 episodes

Co-sponsored by St. Nicholas Orthodox Church in Ft. Wayne and the University of St. Francis in Ft. Wayne, this symposium brought together 3 speakers to address the topic of the Sacred and Holy. August 9-10, 2013.


Episodes

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Aug 12, 2013

Liturgy: Where the Holy One Seeks Us - Fr. Peter Galadza

Archpriest Peter Galadza, PhD is Kule Family Professor of Liturgy at the Sheptytsky Institute of Eastern Christian Studies at Saint Paul University in Ottawa, Canada. He is immediate past president of the Society for the Study of Oriental Liturgy. In 2003-2004 he was a research fellow at Harvard University’s Dumbarton Oaks Byzantine Research Center, and has recently been elected to the Board of Fellows of McGill University’s Centre for Research on Religion.

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Aug 12, 2013

Monasticism: A Search for the Sacred - Bishop Alexander

Bishop Alexander Golitzin received a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of California at Berkeley, a Master of Divinity degree from Saint Vladimir’s Seminary, and a PhD at Oxford University in England, where he studied under His Eminence, Metropolitan Kallistos [Ware]. During this time, he also spent two years in Greece, including one year at Simonos Petras Monastery on Mount Athos. He was ordained to the diaconate in January 1982 and to the priesthood two years later. In 1986, he was tonsured to monastic orders. From 1989 to 2010, Bishop Alexander taught with the Theology Department at Marquette University in Milwaukee, WI. His presence at Matquette helped attract a dozen Orthodox Christian students to doctoral work in theology at Marquette. In May 2012, after retiring from teaching, he was consecrated Bishop of Toledo and the Bulgarian Diocese, Orthodox Church in America.

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59:20
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Aug 12, 2013

Understanding and Encountering the Holy in Ancient Israel - Fr. Silviu Bunta

Fr. Silviu Bunta is Assistant Professor of Religious Studies at the University of Dayton. He holds a B.A. degree in theology from the University of Sibiu (Romania), a M.A. degree in biblical studies from the University of Oradea (Romania), and a Ph.D. in Hebrew Bible from Marquette University. Fr. Silviu specializes in the study of Second Temple Judaism and Christian origins. He is an active member of the Catholic Biblical Association of America and the Society of Biblical Literature.

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35:21
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Aug 12, 2013

Defining the Sacred - Bishop Alexander

Bishop Alexander (Golitzin) speaks about the way we define Holy and Sacred.

Due to technical problems, the first 15 minutes of this lecture was not recorded. We apologize for any inconvenience.

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44:34
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