Dear friends of the Volos Academy for Theological Studies,
We would like to inform you that due to the CODIV-19 pandemic outbreak, all events, seminars, round tables, lectures, book presentations, and predominantly the forthcoming International conference on the general theme: “Orthodox Constructions of the East”, organized by the Volos Academy for Theological Studies in cooperation with the Orthodox Christian Studies Center, Fordham University (New York), the Sankt Ignatios Orthodox Theological Academy (Stockholm, Sweden), the Chair of Orthodox Theology, Münster University, the Center for Philosophy and Theology (Trebinje, Bosnia-Herzegovina), the Institute for the Study of Culture and Christianity (Belgrade, Serbia), the Romanian
In the aftermath of the Conference “Politics, Society and Culture in Orthodox Theology in a Global Age”, on Wednesday, February 12, Fadi Nasr from Lebanon had a meeting with members of the Youth Association of the Holy Metropolis of Demetrias, and presented the activities of the Orthodox Youth Movement of the Church of Antioch, of which he is currently General Secretary. The presentation was followed by a short discussion with the members of the local Association.
The Orthodox Youth Movement
The Conference “Politics, Society and Culture in Orthodox Theology in a Global Age” took place in Volos, Greece, between February 6 and 9, 2020. The Conference was organized by the Volos Academy for Theological Studies, the Faculty of Evangelical Theology and the Cluster of Excellence “Politics and Religion” of the Muenster University (Germany), in collaboration with the Huffington Ecumenical Institute (California).
The Conference brought together 23 scholars from 15 countries, who discussed
With the Participation of the Volos Academy for Theological Studies
January 10, 2020, Brussels (Belgium)
On Friday, January 10, the Kick-off meeting of the representatives of the educational and academic organizations and institutions participating in the European program - EDUC8 took place in Brussels (Belgium).
EDU-8 is an interdisciplinary multicultural program organized thanks to the initiative of the non-profit European organization for peace and security “Beyond the Horizon,” aimed at
An interesting conference with 32 participating scholars from 15 countries (Greece, Germany, Bulgaria, Ukraine, Romania, Netherlands, Ireland, USA, Croatia, Canada, Lebanon, India, United Kingdom, Czech Republic, Italy) will be held at the end of this week (Thursday, February 6 to Sunday, February 9) at the Conference Center “Thessalia” of the Holy Metropolis of Demetrias in Volos, Greece. The conference is entitled "Politics, Society and Culture in Orthodox Theology in a Global Age" and is
Publication of a collective volume
Mahmoud Masaeli, Nikolaos Asproulis, Rico Sneller & Timo Slootweg (επιμ.)
Faith in Democracy. Justice, Politics and Transcendence,
Publication Gombel & Svacina, 2020
The book is the product of a joint, international venture of three collaborating and converging research groups: interdisciplinary networkFaith in Democracy (Leiden University, the Netherlands), Alternative Perspectives and Global Concerns (Canada, the Netherlands) and the Volos
November 30 – December 3, 2019, Cluj-Napoca (Romania)
With the participation of the Deputy Director of the Volos Academy Dr. Nikolaos Asproulis
On November 30-December 3, 2019, the 2nd Conference of the St. John Chrysostom Orthodox Research Group was successfully held in Cluj-Napoca, Romania. The conference was organized in cooperation with the Orthodox Theological Faculty of the Babeș-Bolyai University of Cluj. The conference was attended by members of the research group, as well as