Faculty Lenten Talks & Retreats

ARCHPRIEST CHAD HATFIELD, PRESIDENT

Sunday, March 5, 4 pm • Bridgeport, CT Homilist at Sunday of Orthodoxy Vespers, Holy Ghost Russian Orthodox Church, hosted by the New England Clergy Association


 ARCHPRIEST JOHN BEHR, DEAN

Friday, March 10, following 6:30 pm service • NYC, NY Presentation titled, “Standing by the Cross: Putting on Christ,” at Annunciation Greek Orthodox Church

Saturday, March 11, 11:45 am, ending with Vespers 5 pm • Pittsfield, MA Retreat Master, Lenten retreat titled, “Entering into Pascha,” hosted by St. Nicholas Orthodox Church

Saturday, March 18, 9:30 am–6:00 pm • Phoenix, AZ Retreat Master, Lenten retreat titled, “Standing by the Cross, Putting on Christ,” hosted by St. George Antiochian Orthodox Church, RSVP by 11 March

Saturday, April 1, 9:30 am • Akron, OH Retreat Master, Lenten retreat titled, “Standing by the Cross, Putting on Christ,” hosted by Board of Orthodox Christian Women, St. George Antiochian Orthodox Church, RSVP by March 27: 330.983.5075 (Cindy Spanos)

Sunday, April 2, Matins 8:20 am, Divine Liturgy 9:30 am • Akron, OH Homilist at the Divine Liturgy, at Annunciation Greek Orthodox Church


PETER C. BOUTENEFF, PROFESSOR OF SYSTEMATIC THEOLOGY

Sunday, March 26, 2 pm • Worcester, MA Public lecture on Arvo Pärt’s Passio, with Professor Jeffers Engelhardt (Amherst College) and Professor Andrew Shenton (Boston University), hosted by Trinity Lutheran Church, "Music at Trinity Series"


 DR. ROBERTA ERVINE, PROFESSOR OF ARMENIAN STUDIES

Friday, March 3–Sunday, March 5 • Charlotte, NC Presenter at Lenten lecture series, at St. Sarkis Armenian Apostolic Church

Saturday, March 18 • Long Branch, NJ Presentation at "Saintly Women's Day," at St. Stepanos Armenian Church

Friday, March 24–Sunday, March 26 • Detroit, MI Presenter for Lenten retreat, at St. John Armenian Church of Greater Detroit

Saturday, April 1 • Hartford, CT Presentation at "Saintly Women's Day," St. George Armenian Church

Sundays, April 2, 9, 23 • Watervliet, NY Lecturer for Adult Education Series, at St. Peter Armenian Church


ARCHPRIEST DANIEL FINDIKYAN, PROFESSOR OF LITURGICAL STUDIES

Thursday, March 2, 6 pm  • NYC, NY Presentation entitled, "The Joy of the Gospel in Times of Tragedy: A Lesson from St. Nersess Shnorhali," in Guild Hall, St. Vartan Armenian Cathedral

Friday, March 3, 6:30 pm • Bayside, NY Presentation entitled, "The Joy of the Gospel in Times of Tragedy: A Lesson from St. Nersess Shnorhali," at Armenian Church of the Holy Martyrs

Friday, March 24  • Livingston, NJ Presentation entitled, "The Joy of the Gospel in Times of Tragedy: A Lesson from St. Nersess Shnorhali" at St. Mary Armenian Church

Friday, March 31 • Fair Lawn, NJ Presentation entitled, "The Joy of the Gospel in Times of Tragedy: A Lesson from St. Nersess Shnorhali," at St. Leon Armenian Church

Friday, April 7 • Charlotte, NC Presentation entitled, "The Face of Lazarus: Faith, Healing, Revival,” at St. Sarkis Armenian Apostolic Church


PRIEST GEORGE L. PARSENIOS, ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR OF NEW TESTAMENT

Monday, March 6, 7 pm • Tenafly, NJ Presentation entitled, "We Are All Kings Now: The Kingdom of God and the Kingdom of the Self," at the Cathedral of St. John the Theologian

Saturday, March 11, 11 am–1 pm • Perth Amboy, NJ Presentation entitled, “Orthodoxy 101: Who We Are and What We Believe,” at St. Demetrios Greek Orthodox Church

Saturday, March 18, 11 am–1 pm • Perth Amboy, NJ Presentation entitled, “Orthodoxy 101: Who We Are and How We Worship,” at St. Demetrios Greek Orthodox Church


ARCHPRIEST EUGEN J. PENTIUC, PROFESSOR OF SCRIPTURE

Sunday, March 12, following 6:30 pm service  • Chicago, IL Presentation titled, “Understanding the Old Testament,” at “The 2017 Holy Apostles Celebration of Books,” hosted by Holy Apostles Greek Orthodox Church


ARCHPRIEST ALEXANDER RENTEL, ASSISTANT PROFESSOR OF CANON LAW & BYZANTINE STUDIES

Saturday, March 25 Oberlin-Steelton, PA Presentation at Lenten retreat, entitled, "Broken in the World, Made whole in Christ: Praying the Liturgy as an Orthodox Christian," at St. Nicholas Serbian Orthodox Church


RICHARD SCHNEIDER, PROFESSOR OF HERMENEUTICS AND LITURGICAL ART

Wednesday, March 15 • Bethesda, MD, following 6:30 pm Pre-Sanctified Liturgy, at 8 pm Presentation entitled, "Standing on the Ladder: The Significant Iconography of Great Lent" at St. Mark Orthodox Church.