News & Events

24 May 2022
Presentation by Faculty Member
On 21 May 2022, Dr Andrew Mellas (Senior Lecturer, Church History and Liturgics) presented a paper on “Liturgical Emotions in the Shadow of the Pandemic” at a Conference convened by the Sydney College of Divinity: Theologizing in the Shadow of the Pandemic. Dr Mellas explored how today’s...
10 May 2022
Faculty Publication
College lecturers Father Anastasios Bozikis (Church History) and Dn Dr Mario Baghos (Patristics) along with Dn Dr Chris Baghos recently co-wrote a chapter on the history of the Greek Orthodox Church in Australia published on Christine Chaillot (ed.) A Short History of the Orthodox Church in...
5 May 2022
Call For Papers!
9th Patristic Symposium St Maximus the Confessor within 7th Century Christianity: Theology and History 2-3 September 2022 This call for paper invites expressions of interest to contribute a paper to the 9th Patristic Symposium of St Andrew’s Theological College (Sydney College of Divinity) in...
2 May 2022
Ordination & Conferral
On Sunday 1 May, College alumnus, Dn Nicholas (Eric) Carmona Torres (BTh, 2021), was ordained to the holy priesthood by His Eminence Archbishop Makarios at the Greek Orthodox Church of St Catherine (Mascot, NSW). Fr Nicholas was born and raised in Mexico before moving to Australia with his wife...
4 April 2022
Ordination
On Saturday 2 April, College alumnus, Fr Meliton (Nicholas) Haridemos (BTh, 2021), was ordained to the holy diaconate by His Eminence Archbishop Makarios at the Greek Orthodox Church of St Nicholas (Canberra, ACT). Deacon Meliton was born and raised in Canberra before moving to Sydney for...
30 March 2022
Guest Lecture by Faculty Member
On 27 March 2022, at the invitation of His Grace Bishop Kyriakos and with the blessing of His Eminence Archbishop Makarios, our Faculty Member Dr Andrew Mellas presented a guest lecture on “The Mystery of the Cross” to the Orthodox faithful of Melbourne. Dr Mellas explored the liturgical...
28 March 2022
Ordination
On Sunday 27 March, Sunday of the Veneration of the Holy Cross, College Registrar, Dn Anastasios Kalogerakis, was ordained to the holy priesthood by His Eminence Archbishop Makarios in the Greek Orthodox Cathedral of the Annunciation (Redfern, NSW). Fr Anastasios will continue at St Andrew’s as the...

Dean’s Welcome

“Come O faithful, let us labour with zeal for Christ our God”

I take this opportunity to welcome all those who may be exploring possibilities for studying at St Andrew’s Greek Orthodox Theological College.

Studying at the College will pave the way for many opportunities: whether you are considering ordination to the priesthood or various types of lay diakonia, within the Church, for the building up of Christ’s body, you are most warmly invited to “come and see.” ...read more

Accreditation

St Andrew’s Greek Orthodox Theological College is accredited through the Sydney College of Divinity (SCD). The SCD is listed on the National Register for Providers and Courses as an Institute of Higher Education with Self-Accrediting Authority. It is approved by the Commonwealth Government for FEE-HELP loans to eligible students.

Financial Aid and scholarships

Most students are eligible for...

The FEE-HELP federal government loan scheme is available as a means of paying for your tuition. It may assist eligible students to pay for all or...

Current and prospective church volunteers (e.g. Scripture Teachers, Sunday School Teachers, Parish Committee, Ladies Auxiliary, Chaplaincy...