Divine Liturgy Course
Sr. Vassa's Speaking Schedule:
Sat. November 30th, 2019 Time: 4-6 pm
“Marriage, Celibacy and Other Vacations in the Lives of the Saints"
Annunciation Greek Orthodox Church
7 Harris Street
Tue. December 3, 2019 Time: 2.00 pm
The Mystery vs. the History of the Church's 'Oneness'
Hellenic College Holy Cross Greek Orthodox School of Theology
50 Goddard Ave.
Brookline, MA 02445
Fri. - Sat. February 21st and 22nd, 2020 Time: TBA
"Monastic 'Martyria' or Witness in the Internet Age"
Catholic University of America, School of Theology
106 Caldwell Hall
620 Michigan Ave N.E.
Washington, D.C. 20064
Mon.- Sun. May 4-10, 2020 Time: TBA
"Addressing the Crisis of Lay Participation in Liturgy, in the Internet Age"
The National and Kapodistrian University of Athens
Panepistimiopolis, Ano Ilissia, 157 84
Mon. - Wed. June 8-10, 2020 Time: TBA
"The History of the Architectonics & Meaning(s) of the Little Entrance of Byzantine Divine Liturgy"
Symposium on Sacred Arts & Liturgy
St. Vladimir's Orthodox Theological Seminary
575 Scarsdale Rd.
Yonkers, NY 10707
Saturday, March 23, 2019, 9:30 am
"What is 'Orthodoxy'?" (Help-St.-Matthew's-Parish-Fundraiser)
St. Matthew's Greek Orthodox Church
8477 Allentown Pike,
Blandon, Pa. 19510
(Church is located in two units at a strip-mall)
Thursday, March 21, 2019, 6:30 PM
“What ‘Happens’ at Baptism?“
St. Justin the Martyr Orthodox Church,
12460 Old St. Augustine Rd.,
Jacksonville, FL 32258
Wednesday, March 20, 2019, 7:00 PM (Russian talk)
“Зачем мы причащаемся?” ("Why Do We Have Holy Communion?")
Annunciation Orthodox Church
8535 Baymeadows Rd,#45,
Jacksonville, FL 32256,
Sunday, March 17, 2019, 6:00 pm
"The Vices & Virtues, According to the Prayer of St. Ephrem"
St. Sophia's Greek Orthodox Church
325 Waring Road,
Syracuse, NY, 13224
Saturday, March 16, 2019, 11:45 am
"Rediscovering 'Orthodoxy' During Lent"
(Hosted by St. Sophia's Greek Orthodox Church of Syracuse, NY, at)
Where: Drumlin's Country Club (Pascale Restaurant 2nd floor)
800 Nottingham Rd,
Syracuse, NY 13224,
Sat. - Mon., August 17-19, 2019
"Contemporary Eastern Orthodox Identity and the Challenges of Pluralism and Sexual Diversity in a Secular Age"
Oxford University (St. Stephen's House)
16 Marston St,
Oxford OX4 1JX,
Wednesday, September 11, 2019, 7-9 pm
"Mystery & History: Two Pillars of Tradition".
St Stephen's Byzantine Catholic Cathedral
8141 N 16th St,
Phoenix, AZ 85020,
Friday, September 13, 2019 Time: 7 pm
Holy Angels Byzantine Catholic Church
2235 Galahad Rd,
San Diego, CA 92123,
October 21, Mon, 3 pm
“Timeless Christianity in Today’s Changing World”
Address: Notre Dame College
4545 College Rd.
South Euclid, OH, 44121
October 20, Sat , 9:30 am
“The Place of the Creed in Liturgy & Life”
Address: The Presentation of Our Lord Orthodox Church, Romanian Episcopate
3365 Ridgewood Rd.
Fairlawn, OH, 44333
October 17, Wed, 6 pm
“Autocephaly, Autonomy & the Cross of History” (Evening with Faculty not open to public)
Address: St. Vladimir’s Orthodox Theological Seminary
October 16, Tues, 7 pm
“Fear vs. Faith, Amidst our 24/7 News-Cycle”
Address: St. Thomas the Apostolic Byzantine Catholic Church
1405 St. George Ave.
Rahway, NJ, 07065
October 14, Sun , 2 pm
“Chasing What Matters”
Address: St. Michael’s Orthodox Church
296 Clinton St,
Binghamton, NY, 13905
October 11, Thurs, 7pm
"Community-Building & 'Church' in the Internet Age"
Address: MAST’ Restaurant
45 Province St,
Boston, MA, 02108
October 9, Tues ,6 pm
“Women of the Church: Faith, Service and Leadership” (Discussion Panel)
Address: Fordham University Lincoln Center
13 W 60th St.
New York, NY, 10023
October 6, Sat , 6pm
“Discovering your Ministry: Carrying on the Vocation of the Apostles”
Address: Mother of God Joy of All Who Sorrow Orthodox Church
904 Cherry Hill Road,
Princeton, NJ, 08540
Sep 17, 2018
Tuesday, Time: 7pm
"Praying the Liturgy"
Stubenbastei 10, 1010 Wien
Jun 23, 2018
The Liturgy After the Liturgy: Prayer in Everyday Life
Saint Filaret Orthodox Christian Institute (Moscow, Russia)
Dec 15, 2017
Oslo Coalition Workshop 2017: Gender in Orthodox Christianity
University of Oslo,
Norwegian Centre for Human Rights
Cort Adelers gate 30,
More details here.
May 22, 2018
The Holy and Great Council of the Orthodox Church: Orthodox Theology in the 21st Century
Plenary Speaker at the 8th International Conference of Orthodox Theology
Aristotle University of Thessaloniki
School of Theology A.U.Th.
GR - 541 24 Thessaloniki, Greece
Jun 20, 2017
The Changeable and Unchangeable in the Church (Изменяемое и Неизменяемое в Церкви)
Russia, Moscow, Novaya Ploshchad', 12
(Russian Orthodox University, Church of John the Theologian)
(Talk is in English)
More info here.