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 Orthodoxy. The decision of His All-Holiness the Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew the I and the Holy Synod of the Ecumenical Patriarchate, led to the treatment of a schism that prevented millions of believers from their communion to the ecumenical
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
From May 31st to June 4th, 2019, His All-Holiness Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew hosted the third Halki Summit. The summit convened distinguished representatives of Orthodox theological schools and seminaries from all over the world, and focused on the theme of “Theological Formation and Ecological Awareness.” Some 50 delegates from over 40 institutions have been in attendance.
Halki Summit III was organized as an inter-Orthodox working conference. Summit participants heared addresses by
• Educational visit to the Volos Synagogue (April 16, 2019)
• Educational visit to the Jewish Museum of Greece and the Synagogue of Athens (May 8, 2019)
• Meeting of the Pilot Program participants (May 23, 2019)
• “March of the Living” (May 2, 2019)
The Volos Academy of Theological Studies - Research Center , organizes and implements exclusively for the current school year 2018-19 an Educational Pilot Program for the History and Teaching of the Holocaust, approved by the General Secretariat
The work and the publications of the Volos Academy for Theological Studies
On May 10, 2019, the Volos Academy for Theological Studies in cooperation with the En Plo publications successfully organized a Round Table discussion entitled “Theology in Dialogue”, as part of the 16th International Book Fair of Thessaloniki (wing 15, stands 24-33) in order to present its work and publications. At the event, moderated by Dr. Pantelis Kalaitzidis, (Director of the Volos Academy for Theological
On May 9-11, 2019, a conference, organized by the Volos Academy for Theological Studies, was successfully held in Volos (Thessalia Conference Center) on the general theme: “Figures of Christian Narrative Texts: Theological and Secular Approaches.”
The purpose of the conference was to examine from a variety of perspectives the importance and role of narrative criticism and method especially in the field of theology.
The conference opened with the Message of His-All Holiness, the Ecumenical
Thessalia Conference Center, Melissatika (Volos)
May 9-11, 2019
Starting: Thursday, May 9,
at 6.00 p.m.
With simultaneous translation into English!
For Registrations please visit the official website: www.acadimia.org
Registration here will be open by May 3, 2019.
On May 9-11, 2019, a conference on the general theme “Figures of Christian Narrative Texts: Theological and Secular Approaches” will