St. Tikhon’s Seminary Lectures

St. Tikhon’s Seminary Lectures

November 2008 15 episodes

Our thanks to St. Tikhon’s Orthodox Theological Seminary in South Canaan, PA for providing recordings of their lecture series for our edification.


Episodes

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Nov 25, 2008

Professor Wesley Smith - Bioethics: Creating a Culture of Death

The Fall 2010 Lecture Series at St. Tikhon's revolves around various life issues and the first speaker in the series is Wesley Smith who is a lawyer and an award winning author as well as a Senior Fellow in Human Rights and Bioethics at the Discovery Institute. He is introduced by the Dean of the Seminary, Fr. Alexander Atty.

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57:47
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Nov 25, 2008

Orthodoxy and the Environment-The Orthodox Church and Non-Orthodox Eco-Justice Movements

Orthodox Spiritual Life and the Environment:A two-day dialogue on Orthodoxy and the Environment
April 16-17, 2010 at St. Tikhon's Seminary South Canaan, PA
Fr. Protodeacon Sergei Kapral, Holy Resurrection Cathedral in Wilkes-Barre, PA, Orthodox Fellowship of the Transfiguration Steering Committee and the National Council of Churches Eco-Justice Working Group.

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20:32
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Nov 25, 2008

Orthodoxy and the Environment-Environmental Concerns and Orthodox Christian Witness

Orthodox Spiritual Life and the Environment: A two-day dialogue on Orthodoxy and the Environment
April 16-17, 2010 at St. Tikhon's Seminary South Canaan, PA
Dr. Elizabeth Theokritoff, independent scholar and translator, visiting lecturer at the Institute of Orthodox Christian Studies in Cambridge; author of "Living in God's Creation:Orthodox Perspectives on Ecology"

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41:36
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Nov 25, 2008

Orthodoxy and the Environment-The Desert Sea: Early Irish Ascetic Landscapes of Creation

Orthodox Spiritual Life and the Environment: A two-day dialogue on Orthodoxy and the Environment
April 16-17 2010 at St. Tikhon's Seminary South Cannan, PA
Dr. Alfred Siewers, associate professor of English, and Nature and Human Communities coordinator, at Bucknell University's Environmental Center, author of "Strange Beauty:Ecocritical Approaches to Early Medieval Landscape" and co-editor of "Tolkien's Modern Middle Ages"

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36:53
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Nov 25, 2008

Orthodoxy and the Environment-Cosmic Cathedral: Orthodox Liturgy and Ecological Vision

Orthodox Spiritual Life and the Environment: A two-day dialogue on Orthodoxy and the Environment
April 16-17, 2010 at St. Tikhon;s Seminary South Canaan, PA
Fr. Andrew Stephen Damick, pastor of St. Paul's Antiochian Church in Emmaus, PA, and author of the popular "Roads from Emmaus" and "Orthodoxy and Heterodoxy" podcast series on Ancient Faith Radio, as well as of the blog "Roads from Emmaus."

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31:00
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Nov 25, 2008

Orthodoxy and the Environment-Monasticism, and the Renewal of Creation

Orthodox Spiritual Life and the Environment: A two-day dialogue on Orthodoxy and the Environment
April 16-17, 2010 at St. Tikhon's Seminary South Canaan, Pa
Igumen Sergius Bowyer, abbot of St. Tikhon's Monastery and music instructor at St. Tikhon's Seminary

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34:40
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Nov 25, 2008

Orthodoxy and the Environment-Nature and Other Modern Idolatries

Orthodox Spiritual Life and the Environment: A two-day dialogue on Orthodoxy and the Environment
April 16-17, 2010 at St. Tikhon's Seminary South Canaan, PA
Dr. Bruce Foltz, Philosophy professor at Eckerd College, Founding president of "Inhabiting the Earth: Heidegger, Environmental Ethics, and the Metaphysics of Nature," and co-editor of "Rethinking Nature: Essays in Environmental Philosophy"

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41:48
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Nov 25, 2008

Fr. John Garvey - Orthodox Thinking On Other Religions - Q&A

Fr. John takes questions from the seminarians and Bishop Tihkon gives concluding remarks. Please note, the questions could not be heard so Fr. John repeats them. We edited out the inaudible questions.

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34:00
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Nov 25, 2008

Fr. John Garvey - Orthodox Thinking On Other Religions

From the fall lecture series at St.Tikhon's entitled “CHRIST’S HOLY CHURCH AND HER MISSION TO THE WORLD” on Tuesday, Oct. 6, 2009 Fr. John Garvey spoke on "Orthodox Thinking on Other Religions." Fr. John is author of Seeds of the Word and an attached priest at Holy Trinity Church, East Meadow, NY.

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42:18
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Nov 25, 2008

Fr. Moses Berry - Honoring a Shared Heritage - Q&A

Fr. Moses addresses questions from the audience.

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32:57
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Nov 25, 2008

Fr. Moses Berry - Honoring a Shared Heritage

From the fall lecture series at St.Tikhon's entitled “CHRIST’S HOLY CHURCH AND HER MISSION TO THE WORLD”, Fr. Moses Berry speaks on the topic "Honoring a Shared Heritage." Fr. Moses is a Missionary in the African-American Community and pastor of Theotokos “Unexpected Joy” Mission in Ash Grove, Missouri.

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59:33
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Nov 25, 2008

Fr. George Shalhoub - part 2

This is part 2 of Fr. George Shalhoub on the Miracle of Dialog in the Christian family.

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49:52
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Nov 25, 2008

Fr. George Shalhoub

The 3rd lecture in the Marriage and Family series was entitled "The Miracle of Dialog" and was given by Fr. George Shalhoub, priest at the Antiochian Basiica of St. Mary in Livonia, MI.

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Nov 25, 2008

Dr. David Ford

The next lecture in the Marriage and Family series is by Dr. David Ford, Professor of Church History and Chairman of the Dept. of Church History and Patristics at St. Tikhon's. He speaks about "The Home As A Little Church."

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1:01:48
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Nov 25, 2008

Fr. Joseph Purpura

Fr. Joseph Purpura is the Chairman of the Dept of Youth Ministry for the Antiochian Archdiocese and he was the first to speak at the 2008 adult education lecture series on the theme of Christian Marriage and Family.

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