Second Annual Encountering Eastern Orthodoxy Conference at Hope College, Holland, MI


April 12-13, 2010 + Hope College + Holland, Michigan

The 2nd Annual Encountering Eastern Orthodoxy Conference presents…

Let God Arise (and let His enemies be scattered):

The RESURRECTION of CHRIST in Eastern Orthodox Theology & Worship
with Deacon Nicholas V. Belcher, M.Div., Dean of Students, Holy Cross Greek Orthodox School of Theology - Boston, MA, and guests, including His Grace Bishop MARK of the Diocese of Toledo and the Midwest

+For complete description & campus map, please visit www.hope.edu.

Click here to download flyer (PDF)

Monday, April 12th : Maas Auditorium (at 11th/Columbia)
4:00pm – “The Passion & Resurrection of Christ in Orthodox Faith and Worship” – Dcn. Nicholas Belcher
5:30pm – VESPERS*
8:00pm – “The Pascha of Christ & Our Vocation: Orthodox Christian Reflections” – Dcn. Nicholas Belcher
9:30pm – SMALL COMPLINE*
Tuesday, April 13th : Winants Aud., Graves Hall (on College between 10th and 12th Streets)
8:00am – MATINS/ORTHROS*
11:00am – “Monasticism: Practicing the Resurrection”- Mother Abbess Gabriella, Holy Dormition Monastery
1:30pm – “Tea and Conversation” – Dcn. Nick Belcher, Mother Gabriella, Dr. Jeff Tyler, & Guests
3:00pm – “Reflections on the Resurrection”- +His Grace Bishop Mark, Diocese of Toledo & the Midwest

*Orthodox Christian worship/prayer services; All are welcome.