Holy Trinity Orthodox Seminary http://www.hts.edu/ 60 Orthodox Clergy and Laity Take Stand Against Deaconesses http://www.hts.edu/news_180115_1.html Tue, 16 Jan 2018 00:00:00 -0500 <p>WASHINGTON &mdash; Fifty-six Orthodox Christian clergymen and lay leaders, including the heads of two leading Orthodox seminaries in the U.S., have issued a public statement calling on church leaders to defend Orthodox teaching on the creation and calling of man as male and female by opposing the appointment of deaconesses in the Orthodox Church.</p> Holy Trinity Orthodox Seminary http://www.hts.edu/news_180115_1.html Protopresbyter Valery Lukianov's 90th Birthday Celebration http://www.hts.edu/news_180103_1.html Wed, 03 Jan 2018 00:00:00 -0500 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://www.hts.edu/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/news/2018/01-03-Protopresbyter-Valery-Lukianovs-90th-birthday-celebration/55.jpg&archive=0&final_h=59&final_w=90&percent=100"><p><span style="font-weight: 400;">On the weekend of December 16-17, 2017, the Feast Day of the Holy Great Martyr Barbara, a large delegation from Holy Trinity Orthodox Seminary, Jordanville, NY, traveled to St Alexander Nevsky Cathedral in Howell, NJ, to honor Protopresbyter Valery Lukianov on the occasion of his 90</span><span style="font-weight: 400;">th</span><span style="font-weight: 400;"> birthday. </span></p></div> Holy Trinity Orthodox Seminary http://www.hts.edu/news_180103_1.html Deacon Andrei 's Lecture Tour in Moscow http://www.hts.edu/news_171228_1.html Thu, 28 Dec 2017 00:00:00 -0500 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://www.hts.edu/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/news/2017/12-28-Deacon-Andrei-Lecture-Tour-in-Moscow/22539750_1464018903682417_1122569079941332390_n-1.jpg&archive=0&final_h=60&final_w=90&percent=100"><p><span style="font-weight: 400;">Fr. Deacon Andrei Psarev (Ph.D. Cand.), Holy Trinity Seminary's Assistant Professor of Russian History and Canon Law, traveled to Moscow again in October to share his academic research to local churches and conferences in the region.</span></p></div> Holy Trinity Orthodox Seminary http://www.hts.edu/news_171228_1.html Funeral of Schema-Archdeacon Ambrose (Taratuchin) http://www.hts.edu/news_171201_1.html Fri, 01 Dec 2017 00:00:00 -0500 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://www.hts.edu/display_image.php?ext=JPG&relativeimage=images/20171201-Funeral-of-Schema-Archdeacon-Ambrose-Taratuchin/_DSC0476.JPG&archive=0&final_h=59&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>Schema-Archdeacon Ambrose, who graduated from Holy Trinity Seminary in 1982 and fell-asleep-in-the-Lord in San Francisco on Sunday, November 26, was buried in the Monastery cemetery on Friday, December 1.</p></div> Holy Trinity Orthodox Seminary http://www.hts.edu/news_171201_1.html The Inter-Council Presence: The Patriarch of Moscow's ‘Think Tank’ http://www.hts.edu/news_171127_4.html Thu, 09 Nov 2017 00:00:00 -0500 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://www.hts.edu/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/20171109-Patriarch-of-Moscows-Think-Tank/portrait.jpg&archive=0&final_h=90&final_w=60&percent=100"><p><span style="font-weight: 400;">Deacon Andrei Psarev&rsquo;s public lecture in Seminary Hall on Thursday, November 9, 2017, titled &ldquo;The Inter-Council Presence: The Patriarch of Moscow's &lsquo;Think Tank,&rsquo;&rdquo; generated vigorous discussion on a wide range of questions. &nbsp;</span></p> <p>&nbsp;</p></div> Holy Trinity Orthodox Seminary http://www.hts.edu/news_171127_4.html 100th Anniversary of St. Tikhon's Patriarchal Election http://www.hts.edu/news_171127_2.html Sat, 18 Nov 2017 00:00:00 -0500 <p>November 18, 2017 marked the 100-year anniversary of St. Tikhon's elevation to Patriarch of Moscow and all Russia. Thus we remember the saint whose meekness and humility earned him the love and devotion of all. On that day 100 years ago, St. Tikhon (Bellavin) quoted the scroll eaten by the Prophet Ezekiel, on which was written "lamentations, mourning, and woe" (2:10).</p> Holy Trinity Orthodox Seminary http://www.hts.edu/news_171127_2.html Deaconesses Past, Present, and Future - A Public Lecture by Pdn. Patrick Mitchell http://www.hts.edu/news_171116_1.html Thu, 16 Nov 2017 00:00:00 -0500 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://www.hts.edu/display_image.php?ext=JPG&relativeimage=images/news/2017/10-23-Fr-Patrick-Mitchell-Talk-on-Deaconesses/DSC_9238.JPG&archive=0&final_h=90&final_w=84&percent=100"><p><span style="color: #222222;"><span style="font-family: arial, sans-serif;"><span style="color: #000000;"><span style="font-family: 'Times New Roman', serif;">Some Orthodox Christians today are trying to re-institute the ancient Church order of &ldquo;deacones</span></span><span style="color: #000000;"><span style="font-family: 'Times New Roman', serif;">s</span></span><span style="color: #000000;"><span style="font-family: 'Times New Roman', serif;">,&rdquo; despite the uneven history of that female office in the Church, as well as that of the male diaconate.</span></span></span></span></p> <p class="m_3086778642930139648gmail-m_-1911336474450747846gmail-western">&nbsp;</p></div> Holy Trinity Orthodox Seminary http://www.hts.edu/news_171116_1.html HTOS Faculty Work in Inter-Council Presence and Presentations http://www.hts.edu/news_170429_1.html Fri, 28 Apr 2017 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://www.hts.edu/display_image.php?ext=JPG&relativeimage=images/news/2017/03-12-Inter-Council-Presence/IMG_8957.JPG&archive=0&final_h=69&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On March 11, 2017 Assistant Professor of Canon Law and Russian Church History, Deacon Andrei Psarev concelebrated at the All-Night Vigil with Archpriest Nikolai Balashov, rector of the Church of the the Renewal of the Church of the Resurrection of Christ in Jerusalem &nbsp;(in the Briusov Pereulok) in Moscow, in the church&rsquo;s main side chapel, and at the Divine Liturgy on the following day.&nbsp; This was followed by a talk in the parish house on Pivotal Points in History of the Russian Church Outside Russia accompanied by infographics. &nbsp;Fr. Nikolai, formerly secretary of the Commission on the Restoration of Unity in the Russian Church, added to the talk with living recollections of the process of restoring relations, of which he was a direct participant.&nbsp; This was already the third appearance by Deacon Andrei before the hospitable parish family of the Voskresenie Slovushchego Church na Uspenskom vrazhke&nbsp;over the past year.</p> <p>&nbsp;</p></div> Holy Trinity Orthodox Seminary http://www.hts.edu/news_170429_1.html An Inspiring Week: Two Holy Trinity Seminary Professors in Moscow http://www.hts.edu/news_170213_1.html Thu, 26 Jan 2017 00:00:00 -0500 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://www.hts.edu/display_image.php?ext=JPG&relativeimage=images/news/2017/01-20-Two-Professors-in-Russia/IMG_8763.JPG&archive=0&final_h=90&final_w=67&percent=100"><p>In January 2017, two Holy Trinity Seminary Professors, Deacon Andrei Psarev and Dr. Elena Nelson, were in Moscow, giving presentations and engaging in professional development.&nbsp;</p></div> Holy Trinity Orthodox Seminary http://www.hts.edu/news_170213_1.html HTOS Alumnus Fr. Mark Gomez Reposes in the Lord - June 27th, 2017 http://www.hts.edu/news_171012_1.html Thu, 12 Oct 2017 00:00:00 -0400 <p>From the <a href="http://wadiocese.org/news_father_mark_repose_diploma.html">Western American Diocese</a>: "<span style="font-size: 14px;">On the 24<sup>th</sup>&nbsp;of June, 2017, Archpriest Mark Gomez, a beloved cleric and spiritual father of the Western American Diocese, peacefully reposed in the Lord.</span>"</p> Holy Trinity Orthodox Seminary http://www.hts.edu/news_171012_1.html