SMOF CANADA

 

1- NEWS:  

2- Book Lists:

3- Audio & Video:

 

The Board of Saint Mark's Orthodox Fellowship (Canada)

H. E. Metropolitan Soterios (in the center) with other members of the board, from the left,

Rev. Fr. Estifanos (Syriac), Professor Schneider (Trinity College & St. Vladimir Seminary, President of 

Canadian Council of Churches, OCA), Rev. Fr.Mesaly (Ethiopian), Rev. Fr. Marcos (Coptic), 

Rev. Fr. Zareh (Armenian), and Dr. Raouf Edward (member of SMOF Board, Coptic).

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1-    NEWS: Conferences, Lectures and trips

 

      RECENT NEWS   ANNUAL SMOF CANADA CONFERENCE, 2017:

     
          THE CHURCH AS THE BODY OF CHRIST

       

       August 19th and 20th, 2017. At the Malvern Recreation Center (30 Sewells Rd., Toronto, ON M1B 3G5)

       

      Final Program Brochure

 

 

       OLD NEWS   THIRTEENTH ORTHODOX UNITY CONFERENCE:

      
          THE REDEMPTION & SALVATION OF HUMANITY: ORTHODOX PERSPECTIVE

        

       August 27th and 28th, 2016. Toronto, St. Mary Armenian Apostolic Church, North York, ON

       Final Program Brochure  

       Listen to the talks  If this link does not open, try right click (windows) or control+click (Mac) and choose "open in new window".

 

 

       OLD NEWS   TENTH ORTHODOX UNITY CONFERENCE:

        

                                                LIVING IN UNION WITH GOD

                                     A Symposium On Salvation In Orthodox Tradition

                                                Summer of 2015

Prof. Richard Schneider, "Theosis in Relation to Iconography: Understanding the Terminology"

Dr. George Habib Bebawi, "Participation and Communion in Christ in the Writings of St. Athanasius"

Bishoy Dawood, "The Doctrine of Theosis in Contemporary Catholic-Orthodox Dialogue"

Donna Rizk, "St. Cyril of Alexandria: Theosis in Participation of Baptism and Eucharist"

Panel Discussion with Prof. R. Schneider, Dr. G.H. Bebawi, B. Dawood, and D. Rizk on Theosis

 

                                       ( Click on the above links to see video recordings of the talks  )

 

 

       OLD NEWS   NINTH ORTHODOX UNITY CONFERENCE:
                                          CHURCH & AUTHORITY

       Scripture, Law, Bishops, Council: HOW DOES THE CHURCH VOICE AUTHORITY, Oct. 6th, 2012. Toronto, Trinity College of the University of Toronto

       Final Program Brochure

       Photo Album1 and Photo Album2.

       Audio Recordings of the Conference:
    Introductions By Dean Rev. David Neelands, Dr. Raouf Edward, and Prof. Richard Scheider
   
Law in Scripture By Maria Simakova
    Scripture in Church Law
By Dr. David Wagschal
    Iconography of The Word By Prof. Richard Schneider
    Scripture, Law, Bishop in Oriental Orth. Church By Prof. George Bebawi
    The Perfect Law, the Law of Liberty By Mr. Fouad Youssef
    Open Floor Discussion, All Speakers.   

 

 

       "Orthodox Faith, Ecumenism and Serving the World" is the Theme of the Convention this year,       That they also may be one in us: that the world may believe. (John. 17:21)

 

 

 

 

 

 

Photo after Prof. Fr. Dragas lecture at St. John Greek Orthodox Church

Some of the youth that attended the lecture with Fr. Dragas (standing , center).  Dr. Raouf Edward, Prof. Schneider (President of the Council of Churches in Canada), and Fr. Messale Engda (Ethiopian Church) are standing to the right hand side of Fr. Dragas; and Fr. Philip (Greek Church) to his left side.

 

 

 

2- Book Lists:

The following books are available from the Canadian Chapter of SMOF. To order, please fax your order to 416-243-8374 or call Tel. No. 416-505-4876. These books are priced at their cost in Egypt. The exact cost of shipment and handling will be added. Please, write your check to Saint Mark's Orthodox Fellowship and mail to SMOF, 2160 Weston Rd., Suite 103, Toronto, M9N 1X6, Canada.

 

 

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