Submitted by communications on Thu, 04/04/2013 - 12:02pm
Monday, April 8, 2013 - 7:00pm
The Patriarch Athenagoras Orthodox Institute presents the Manolis Distinguished Lecture for 2013: The Ethics of Theosis – Two lectures by Dr. Aristotle Papanikolaou of Fordham University.
April 8, 2013, 7pm: Orthodox Liberalism: The Politics of Divine-Human Communion at the Dennison Refectory, Church Divinity School of the Pacific, 2451 Ridge Road, Berkeley, CA 94709. Reception to follow.
Monday evening, Dr. Papanikolaou will explore the general issue of the political implications of an Orthodox Christian mindset.
Submitted by communications on Sat, 05/14/2011 - 3:00pm
May 14, 2011 - Nicholas Valentine Riasanovsky, an emeritus professor of European history at the University of California, Berkeley, and a leading authority on the history of Russia, died May 14 in an Oakland, Calif., nursing home following a long illness. He was 87.
Riasanovsky had close ties to the Graduate Theological Union in Berkeley and was a founder of its Patriarch Athenagoras Orthodox Institute, serving as an institute board member from 1986 to 2005.