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News Release
The Sheptytsky Institute of Eastern Christian Studies,
Faculty of Theology, Saint Paul University, Ottawa
and
Saint Basil's College, Stamford, Connecticut
announce
The International Symposium on
English Translations of
Byzantine Liturgical Texts
June 17-20, 1998
Saint Basil's College
195 Glenbrook Road
Stamford, Connecticut
(Exit 8 off I-95) 
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Schedule

Wednesday, June 17
 
7:30 pm  Keynote Address (followed by a reception) 

Rev. Prof. Robert Taft, SJ, Pontifical Oriental Institute, Rome, Italy - Titulary of the Sir Daniel and Countess Bernadine Murphy Donahue Chair in Eastern Catholic Theology

Thursday, June 18
 
9:30 am - 1:00 pm "Theological and Philological Accuracy" 
  
Archimandrite Ephrem Lash, Saint Andrew's Monastery, Manchester, England - Chief translator, 1995 Oxford University Press Edition of Chrysostom's Liturgy
3:00 pm - 6:00 pm Survey of Translations by North American Eastern Catholic Churches 
  
The translations of the Byzantine Catholic Metropolia: 
Rev. Prof. David Petras, Saints Cyril and Methodius Seminary, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 
  
The translations of the Melkite Greek Catholic Church 
Bishop Nicholas Samra, Auxiliary of the Diocese of Newton 
  
The translations of the Ukrainian Catholic Church: 
Archimandrite Serge Kelleher, Dublin, Ireland - Editor, Eastern Churches Journal
Friday, June 19
 
  
  
9:30 am - 11:00 am 
  
  
11:30 am - 1:00 pm 
 
"The Style of the Translation" 

Bishop Kallistos Ware, Oxford University, England 
Spalding Lecturer of Eastern Orthodox Studies 

Rev. Prof. Anthony Ugolnik, Franklin and Marshall College, Lancaster, Pennsylvania - Kresgie Professor of Humanities and Ethics

3:00 pm - 6:00 pm Survey of Translations by North American Eastern Orthodox Churches 
  
The translations of the Orthodox Church in America: 
Dr. Paul Meyendorff, Saint Vladimir's Orthodox Theological Seminary, Crestwood, New York - Protopresbyter Alexander Schmemann Professor of Liturgical Theology 
  
The translations of the Greek Archdiocese: 
Rev. Prof. John Chryssavagis, Holy Cross Greek Orthodox School of Theology, Brookline, Massachusetts - Dean of Theology 

The translations of the Antiochene Orthodox Church: 
Archimandrite Daniel Griffith, University of Athens, Greece - Doctoral Candidate in Theology.

Saturday, June 20
 
 
 
9:30 am - 11:00 am 
  
  
11:30 am - 1:00 pm
"Singing the Translation" 
  
Michael Thompson, Director of Schola Cantorum, Chicago,  
Illinois 
  
Mark Bailey, Saint Vladimir's Orthodox Theological Seminary, Crestwood, New York - Lecturer in Sacred Music
Registration - US$15 or C$20 (includes reception and two lenten lunches)

Directions

Saint Basil's College is located in Stamford, CT, off Exit #8 on Interstate 95.  Turn left off the exit ramp; at 3rd light (Tresser Blvd.) turn right (this is the first place where one can turn right); at the 5th light turn left onto Glenbrook Rd.  Saint Basil's College is on the right after the 2nd light.

Accomodations

Budget Hospitality Inn
19 Clarks Hill AV
Stamford, CT 06902
(just a 15 minute walk from St. Basil's College)
Discount Rate: $65 / night (until June 1st - mention "Group from St. Basil's)
For reservations call:
Mr. S. Ball
+1-203-327-4300 or 1-800-362-7666
Fax: +1-203-975-0328

Information

For more information contact the Symposium Convenor:

Rev. Prof. Peter Galadza
Sheptytsky Institute of Eastern Christian Studies
St. Paul University
223 Main ST
Ottawa, ON Canada K1S 1C4
Phone: +1-613-236-1393
Fax: +1-613-782-3026
E-Mail: pgaladza@spu.stpaul.uottawa.ca

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