SSJC-Pgh Events

Wednesday October 30, 2019 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM

Save the date for the Society of St. John Chrysostom Pittsburgh Meeting

Location: SS Cyril & Methodius Seminary
3605 Perrysville Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15214 (Map)

Topic: Joint Orthodox/Catholic Statement on Vocation & Mission of the People of God

Presenter: Father Dr. Stelyios S. Muksuris, MLitt, PhD, ThD

Professor of Liturgical Studies and Theology Chair, Department of Liturgy Byzantine Catholic Seminary of SS Cyril & Methodius

The North American Orthodox-Catholic Theological Consultation published this joint statement in May of this year 2019. Fr. Stelyios will discuss the major elements and their implications. The document can be read here.


  • The Mystery of Baptism
  • The People of God
    • Baptism and Orders
    • The Eucharistic Community
  • The Ministry and Mission of the Laity
    • Implications for Synodality
  • Challenges for the People of God: Clericalism, Individualism, and Ecumenical Reunion
  • Conclusion

We look forward to seeing you there.


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Spring, Summer and Fall.

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Saturday December 8, 2018 – Spiritual Fatherhood and Parish Ministries.

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Monday June 4, 2018 – Comparing and Contrasting Purgatory of the Latin/Roman Tradition with the Eastern Tradition of Final Theosis

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Monday April 30, 2018 – On Relics & the Saints East & West

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Saturday November 18, 2017 – First Meeting of the SSJC Pittsbugh

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