Keeping our College Students Connected to the Church”
St Vladimir's Seminary to Host College Retreat Oct 5-6, 2012
Brookline, MA – August 22, 2012 - OThe North American Office of the Orthodox Christian Fellowship has received the following information about an upcoming College Retreat to be hosted by St. Vladimir's Seminary:
Orthodox Christian college students from across the US are invited to enjoy a weekend of fellowship, prayer and interaction with their peers and some of today’s top Orthodox theologians and teachers at Saint Vladimir’s Seminary in Crestwood, NY October 5-7, 2012.
The weekend retreat coincides with the seminary’s annual Orthodox Education Day, the theme of which is “Inklings of Glory: Godward Journeys with Lewis and Tolkien.”
Among the special activities planned is a presentation, “Tips for Building Your Orthodox Christian Fellowship,” by Andrew Boyd, Director of Youth, Young Adult, and Campus Ministry for the Orthodox Church in America, and a lecture and discussion on Lewis and Tolkien by Priest Andrew Cuneo, Professor of English at Saint Katherine’s College, San Diego, CA.
Students are also invited to enjoy an excursion to New York City during the three-day gathering.
The cost for the retreat is minimal—only $5.00 which includes Friday dinner, Saturday brunch, and Saturday dinner. Education Day food booth tickets will be available for purchase on Saturday afternoon. Transportation and meals during the excursion to New York City are extra.
For registration and accommodation information, please contact Protodeacon Joseph Matusiak at firstname.lastname@example.org or 914.318.7505.
Download a flyer/poster for the retreat.
Aug 22, 2012 12:34 PM