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Alexandrian Legacy Book Launch

On 9 October, 2015 Alexandrian Legacy: A Critical Appraisal (Newcastle upon Tyne: Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2015), edited by Protopresbyter Dr Doru Costache, Dr Philip Kariatlis, and Dr Mario Baghos, was officially launched by

St Andrew's Inaugural Theology Symposium

From 9-10 October St Andrew’s was pleased to host its inaugural Theology Symposium on the theme ‘The Earth is the Lord's: Environmental Theology and Ethics,’ convened by Professor Jim Harrison (Director of Research, SCD) and Dr Philip Kariatlis (Academic Director and Senior Lecturer i

Guest Lecture by Dr Guy Freeland

On Wednesday 7 October, St Andrew’s was privileged to host one of the founding faculty members of the College, Dr Guy Freeland, for H7230A Byzantium: Empire of New Rome. At the invitation of Dr Mario Baghos (Associate Lecturer in Church History), Dr Freeland gave an insightful lecture on Byzantine Art and Architecture, with a special emphasis on the emperor Justinian’s architectural projects. The following are reflections by Dr Baghos:

Phronema, Volume 30:2 (2015) now available!

The latest edition of Phronema, volume 30:2 (2015), is now available. It features seven articles based on papers delivered at the 2014 Patristic Symposium 'From Alexandria to Cappadocia and Back Again' by: Prof. Paul M. Blowers, Assoc. Prof.

SCD Conference: ‘Wellbeing, Personal Wholeness, and the Social Fabric'

On Monday 28 September 2015, Professor James Harrison (Director of Research, Sydney College of Divinity) convened the academic conference ‘Wellbeing, Personal Wholeness, and the Social Fabric: An Interdisciplinary Approach’ at the SCD Headquarters (Macquarie Park NSW).

Guest Lecturer, Prof. David Bradshaw

From 21-24 September 2015, St Andrew’s was proud to host for the second time the internationally renowned scholar Professor David Bradshaw (Department of Philosophy, University of Kentucky, USA) and his wife, Mrs Mary Bradshaw (both of whom are Orthodox Christians).

Professor David Bradshaw at St Andrew's!

On Monday 21 September 2015, His Eminence Archbishop Stylianos (College Dean) welcomed Professor David Bradshaw (Department of Philosophy, University of Kentucky, USA) and his wife Mrs Mary Bradshaw to St Andrew's. Here they are pictured together with His Grace Bishop Iakovos of Militoupolis (College graduate).

Adult Faith Education Open Learning

On Saturday 19 September 2015, St Andrew’s delivered a series of catechetical lectures on the topic “Baptism: Being Clothed with Christ” at the Greek Orthodox Parish of St Paraskevi, Taigum (QLD), as part of its Adult Faith Education Open Learning (offered to the public for the third year in a row). Three lectures were delivered to an appreciative audience of around eighty people by Rev.

Public Lecture by Dr Philip Kariatlis

On Sunday 13 September 2015, Dr Philip Kariatlis (Academic Director, Senior Lecturer in Systematic Theology) delivered a talk entitled 'The Message of the Cross: Its Relevance for Our Everyday Lives' at the Greek Orthodox Parish of St Stylianos (Gymea NSW) as part of its annual lectures on the topic: '

Christianity and the Arts

At the initiative of the Very Revd Archimandrite Sophronios Konidaris, Christianity and the Arts will be returning to the Greek Orthodox Parish of the Resurrection of Christ, Kogarah, from 9 November, 2015 at 7:30 pm in the hall next to the Church. Contributors include faculty members and friends of St Andrew's Theological College.

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