Latest News & Announcements
Students enter into summer term with the study of sanctity and sainthood
(29th May 2015) Students in our Certificate Program in Orthodox Studies by Distance Learning have entered fully into the new Trinity Term's module, 'Life with the Saints', with focused study on sanctity and sainthood in Orthodox theology. What makes a saint? What is the ascetical understanding of 'holiness', and how is it attained? These are the questions students have addressed in lectures, live video classes, readings and their opening assignments.
Trinity Term begins with large summer student cohort
(19th May 2015) The Institute's Trinity Term begins today, and a larger-than-usual cohort of returning and new students are this morning setting into their new module of studies for the summer term: CS06 - 'Life with the Saints'. A live video group meeting opens the course this evening, followed by a summer of study into some of the most important themes in the Orthodox life in the community of the saints with some new instructors at the Institute.
'Life with the Saints': Details of the Institute's summer term course announced
The summer term (Trinity Term) of the Institute's Certificate Program in Orthodox Studies by Distance Learning will begin on 19th May, welcoming both existing students as well as new enrollees into a brand-new module being offered for the first time this summer: CS06 - Life with the Saints.
Office will be closed for Radonitsa (21st April)
(21st April 2015) In order to facilitate the celebration of Radonitsa, the Tuesday after St Thomas Sunday, the Institute office will be closed on the 21st. May we wish Paschal joy to all who will celebrate the Resurrection at the cemeteries on this day. We will be open as usual on Wednesday and through the remainder of the week.
Paschal Greetings from the Institute
(20th April 2015) Christ is risen! Truly, He is risen! With this joyful proclamation we greet all our students, friends and supporters of the Sts. Cyril & Athanasius Institute for Orthodox Studies. As we have passed through not only the Holy Forty Days, but also the week of our Lord's saving Passion, His Holy Pascha and this recent Bright Week, we now go forth into the world proclaiming the Risen Lord amongst a people and society so desperately in need of encountering Him and being transformed by His grace...