2016 Events

2016 is shaping up to be another fascinating year for the Orthodox Fellowship of St John the Baptist.  Why not join us to meet others in fellowship and in a spirit of learning?

Annual Fellowship study weekend in Walsall, 22-24 January, ‘What are Priests for?’ (report forthcoming).

Women’s Ministries Initiative (supported by the Fellowship) study day in Dublin, 9 April, ‘Abrahamic Religions: Revelation in Judaism, Christianity and Islam’ (Poster: Study Day Abrahamic 9 Apr 2016; Registration form: Study Day Abrahamic Registration Form)

Annual Youth Festival in Ilam, 26-30 May, ‘Finding our way in Christ’ (details will be on the Youth website in due course).

Annual Fellowship summer conference in Swanwick, 1-3 July, ‘Being Orthodox in a Multi-Religious Society’ (Poster and Booking Form).

Information on all these events is available on this website, explore and find out more!

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2016 Study Weekend: What are Priests for?

2016 Study Weekend

Walsall

 Friday 22nd-Sunday 24th January

WHAT ARE PRIESTS FOR?

A study of ancient and modern texts

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Looking at Patristic and other sources

we will consider the place and function of

the priesthood in today’s Church

 

Cost  £60.00, includes lunch and evening meal  (only)

 

Details  Fr John Nankivell

Orthodox Church of the Nativity of the Mother of God

63 Dale Street, Palfrey, Walsall  WS1 4AN

(01922-633451;  nankivell@tesco.net)

Poster   Booking Form

Study Day: ‘Priesthood and Laity’

7th of March 2015

(10:30am – 4pm)

Main speakers: Metropolitan Kallistos Ware and Dr Mary Cunningham

St Cross Church, Oxford, St.Cross Rd, City Centre, OX1 3TP

Women’ Ministries Initiative : Networking, Educating, Communicating

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Women and Men in Christ, let us see the Church flourish with positive changes

Women’ Ministries Initiative

Programme:

From 10am – arrivals, registration, tea and coffee

10:30 – Welcome and Presentation on Women’ Ministries Initiative

11:00 – Metropoliton Kallistos Ware on Priesthood + discussion afterwards

13:00 – Bring your own   and share lunch (coffee and tea provided)

14:00 – Dr Mary Cunningham on Laity + discussion afterwards

16:00 – Departure

The full cost of the study day is £12, (£6 for students) or free forsubscribed members of Women’ Ministries Initiative (earlyregistrations are encouraged)

For registration and membership enquiries please contact Dr ElenaNarinskaya tel.07714920072

(Elenarinskaya @ yahoo.co.uk). Membership forms can be send via e-mail on request.