Khouria Krista West is St. Juliana Guest Speaker

The St. Juliana Society met on Monday, December 7, 2015 in the Metropolitan Philip Auditorium on campus to hear a special presentation by Khouria Krista West. Owner of Krista West Vestments, an author, and a very dynamic speaker, Kh. Krista creates designs that may be found in Orthodox churches of every major jurisdiction in North America as well as numerous countries throughout the world.

An avid scholar of the history and construction techniques of Eastern Orthodox ecclesiastical vesture, she writes and lectures on the topic in her Ancient Faith Radio podcast, The Opinionated Tailor, and has published a book with SVS Press on the same topic. She is the wife of Fr. Alban West, rector of St. George Antiochian Orthodox Church in Portland, OR.

View a video interview with Kh. Krista
Read about her SVS Press book, The Garments of Salvation

(View the photos by Mary Honoré)