Dr. Christopher asked that his schedule of speaking engagements be posted on the website. It follows below:
Dr. Christopher Veniamin, Professor of Patristics
St. Tikhon's Seminary
Events and Appointments:
- External doctoral examiner for the PhD studies of Fr. Matthew Penney, Queens University, Kingston, Ontario (since Spring semester, 2016)
- External examiner for PhD studies of Fr. Maxym Lysack, at Laval and Sherbrooke Universities, Quebec, Canada (Spring semester, 2016)
- External supervisor for STS Alumnus, Fr. Abraham (Abey) George (MA in Christian Spirituality) Graduate School of Religion and Religious Education, Fordham University, NY (since Spring semester, 2016)
- Lecture on "The Theology of Fr. John Romanides: The Ten Fundamental Points of the Orthodox Faith", Grove City College, Grove City PA (April 8, 2016)
- Guest Speaker, "The Orthodox Understanding of Salvation: Theosis and Hesychia", Annual Pan Orthodox Lenten Retreat, the Shenango Valley Clergy Association, Holy Cross Orthodox Church (OCA Romanian Episcopate), Hermitage PA (Saturday, April 9, 2016)
- Sermon, "On St. John Climacus", St. Elias Antiochian Orthodox Church, New Castle PA (Sunday, April 10, 2016).
- Guest Professor for Dr. Peter Bouteneff's class on Prayer and Holiness (SVS, Monday, April 18, 2016). Topic: "Prayer in Silouan and Sophrony."
- External evaluator/assessor for V. Rev. Dr. Athanasios Gikas' (University of Thessalonica) promotion to position of full professor in theology
- Graduation Address at Holy Trinity Seminary, Jordanville NY ()
- Appointed by the Holy Synod of the Apostolic Church of Cyprus as representative to the Holy and Great Council, which is to take place in Crete ()
- At the invitation of Metropolitan Joseph, spearheading The Antiochian House of Studies push for accreditation of its four graduate programs in theology (two Masters, two Doctoral programs). June, 2016.
- Introducing, assisting and interpreting for Mtp Hierotheos Vlachos at Antiochian Biennial Clergy Symposium, Antiochian Village ()