If you are near St. Vlad’s tomorrow evening….

Lecture of interest to clergy and clergy wives.  I would also love to hear from any of the seminary wives who might have thoughts on this topic or any others of interest to present or future clergy wives– PresAnonyma
Life in mission parishes topic of public lecture at St. Vladimir’s Seminary

YONKERS, NY [SVOTS Communications]On Tuesday, January 31, 2012, Priest John E. Parker, III, chair of the Department of Evangelization of the Orthodox Church in America, will present a free and public lecture, “Realities of Life in Orthodox Christian Mission Churches,” at Saint Vladimir’s Orthodox Theological Seminary, Yonkers, NY.  The lecture will begin at 7:30 p.m. and will be held in the Bashir Auditorium, directly across from SVS Bookstore in the Education Building.

Father John is a Saint Vladimir’s alumnus and current rector of Holy Ascension Mission, Mount Pleasant, NC.

While visiting the campus, he also will be speaking to the seminary wives’ group, “Saint Juliana Society,” on the topic “Blessings and Curses: The Life of a Clergy Family in a Mission Church.”

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2 responses to “If you are near St. Vlad’s tomorrow evening….

  1. I heard Fr. John’s talk tonight, and really enjoyed it. He presented very practical items, was very honest about the challenges (and joys), and seems to me to be an extremely dedicated Christian and mission priest.

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  2. presbyteraanonyma

    Thanks for letting us know how it went!

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