Agreement betw/SVS & ROC MP church-wide graduate & doctoral programs
- [Minimally edited machine translation. Posted in Russian only thus far.]An agreement was signed between St. Vladimir's Seminary and [ROC/MP] church-wide graduate and doctoral programsOn October 13, 2013 after the Divine Liturgy in the church of the Mother of God " Joy of All Who Sorrow " on the Big Ordynka the signing of a cooperation agreement between the church, and St. Vladimir's Seminary in New York ( USA).
The document was signed by the rector of the churc-wide graduate and doctoral programs, chairman of the Department for External Church Relations , Chairman of the Commission to regulate exchange student of the Moscow Patriarchate, Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk , the general church rector Archpriest Vladimir Schmaliy graduate and assistant to the president priest John ( Kopeikin ) . On the part of St. Vladimir's Seminary document signed by the Rector Archpriest John Behr and Chancellor Archpriest Chad Hatfield .
The contract involves the creation at St. Vladimir's Seminary of a Russian House named after St. Philaret of Moscow for teachers and students of the Moscow Patriarchate. Teachers will be invited to read the lectures , primarily related to the history and spiritual heritage and liturgical tradition of the Russian Orthodox Church. Students will have the opportunity to study in graduate programs, to undergo training .