Listen to lectures (more to be added soon!) and interviews (posted below) with the speakers at the Inaugural Conference of the International Orthodox Theological Association (IOTA), with the theme Pan-Orthodox Unity and Conciliarity, held January 9 to 12, 2019, in Iasi, Romania.
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Dr. Irina Paert gives an overview of the Orthodox Asceticism and Spirituality Group's session on Ascetic Orthodoxy: Theology, Lived Religion, and Monasticism.
Dr. Stella Rock (UK): “Sanatoria for the Soul and the Spirit of Monasticism: Lay Pilgrimage to Orthodox Monasteries in Russia”
Mr. Atanas Tonchev (UK): “Bridging Social Anthropology and Theology: An Ethnography of Athonite Monasticism”
Dr. Hannah Hunt (UK): “The Manly Soul in the Female Breast: St. Macrina in the Words of Her Male Contemporaries”
Mr. Michael Collins (USA): “Intellect Illumined by the Infinite Light of God”
Dr. Olga Sevastyanova (UK): “Work of the Holy Spirit or Hellenistic Spiritualization?: To Florovsky’s Defense of Orthodox Ascetic Spirituality”
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