Class Description: This seminar will be an opportunity for seasoned Pastoral Caregivers to evaluate and enrich their pastoral work revisiting our Orthodox traditions and modern principles of pastoral care. After a short discussion, participants will present cases and the group will evaluate them from a basis of best practices. 

Teacher: His Grace Bishop JOHN, Diocese of Worcester and New England (bio)


Dates: September 15 through November 17

Length of course: 10 weeks/classes

Time: Tuesdays from 1:00-2:30 PM Eastern time

Class length: 60-90 minutes per class

Maximum Number of students: 20

Who can enroll? Priests or Deacons only

Jurisdiction: Only Antiochian clergy are allowed to register through June 30th, 2020. If there are spots remaining, we will open registration to all other Orthodox jurisdictions on July 1st.

Cost per student is $399 with a $50 non-refundable deposit. The remaining balance is due on September 1st, 2020.

Deacons: We presume that deacons who register have received a blessing from their priest to take this class.


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