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Students attend class on conciliarity and the Creed

(3rd November 2014) Students on our module Controversies, Councils and Creeds tonight took part in a live on-line video class on the theme "Conciliarity, the Creed and the Peace of the Church," led by Archimandrite Irenei. Fourteen students from all over the country took part in the live class as part of our Certificate Program in Orthodox Studies by Distance Learning.

The Institute is changing the names of our terms

(20th October 2014) To date, the Institute has called its trimesterly terms by simple, seasonal titles: 'Autumn Term', 'Winter Term' and 'Summer Term'. However, since these titles can occasionally be a little misleading, we are renaming our terms along classical lines as 'Michaelmas', 'Hilary' and 'Trinity'. Read more for some information on what these titles mean, and how they correspond to our offerings.


Students attend class on Pentecost with Archpriest Josiah Trenham

(16th October 2014) Students in our Certificate Program in Orthodox Studies by Distance Learning's CS01 module attended a live on-line class led by Archpriest Josiah Trenham on Thursday evening, exploring Pentecost and the theology of the Holy Spirit in Orthodox history and life. Drawing together students from Alaska to S. America, the class provided an opportunity for in-depth, interpersonal discussion about key themes in Orthodox life.


Report and photo galleries of our Institute Pilgrimage to the UK

(28th September 2014) A full report and extensive photo galleries of the Institute's recent Educational Pilgrimage to the Holy Orthodox Sites of the British Isles. In what was a first for our Institute, our pilgrims experienced 'walking in the footsteps' of great Orthodox saints in a truly one-of-a-kind experience. Hundreds of photographs and a summary of the pilgrimage journey.


Autumn Term begins this week at the Institute, with a full rota of courses starting new modules on Tuesday

(22nd September 2014) The Institute's Autumn Term begins this Tuesday, and that date marks the beginning of studies for three full cohorts of students taking our Certificate Program in Orthodox Studies by Distance Learning. A cohort of brand-new students are just starting their course, taking module CS01: Foundations in Orthodox History and Praxis, while other students working their way through the Certificate Program are beginning their work on CS04: Controversies, Council & Creeds - Into the Conciliar Age, and others on CS07: Orthodox Trinitarian Theology.


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