Orthodox Scholars Preach
The Orthodox Christian Studies Center, in partnership with the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America and with the blessing of His Eminence Archbishop Elpidophoros, is pleased to announce the launch of the new video series "Orthodox Scholars Preach." The goal of the series is to provide a platform for Orthodox scholars to reflect on the spiritual themes of the liturgical calendar while drawing on their expertise. The series provides a space where Orthodox Christians and others interested in Orthodox spirituality can encounter the depth and richness of the tradition through stimulating, theologically-informed preaching by respected and diverse Orthodox scholars.
The series debuts with weekly sermons for Sundays of the Triodion and culminates in Holy Week and Pascha. Videos will be released on our YouTube channel on Fridays, so be sure to subscribe to receive notifications.
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Schedule for 2021 Lenten Series
Follow the links below to watch the videos on YouTube as they are released.
Sunday of the Publican and the Pharisee: Fr. Stefanos Alexopoulos, Catholic University of America
Sunday of the Prodigal Son: Sister Vassa Larin, Host, "Coffee with Sr. Vassa"
Sunday of the Last Judgment: Fr. John Behr, University of Aberdeen
Sunday of Forgiveness: Aristotle Papanikolaou, Fordham University
Sunday of Orthodoxy: Fr. John Chryssavgis, Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America
Sunday of St. Gregory Palamas: Eugenia Constantinou, University of San Diego
Sunday of the Holy Cross: John Fotopoulos, Saint Mary's College
Sunday of St. John Climacus: James Skedros, Hellenic College Holy Cross Greek Orthodox School of Theology
Sunday of St. Mary of Egypt: Nadia Kizenko, SUNY Albany
Palm Sunday: Teva Regule, President, Orthodox Theological Society in America
Good Friday: Paul Gavrilyuk, University of St. Thomas
Pascha: Ashley Purpura, Purdue University