“The Educating Icon”
with noted author and lecturer Dr. Anton Vrame
SATURDAY NOV 2, 2013
9:45 AM Check-In for both lectures
10:00 AM Pre-lecture graphic icon presentation by Dr. Eve Tibbs
10:30 AM “The Educating Icon” by Dr. Anton Vrame
This lecture will take place on your home computer or laptop. An internet connection and speakers are required. To be sent a link to join one or both presentations, please send an email to:firstname.lastname@example.org
This event is coordinated by the Religious Education & Christian Formation Ministry of the Greek Orthodox Metropolis of San Francisco.
About Dr. Vrame
Anton C. Vrame, Ph.D., is Director of the Department of Religious Education of the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America. He was appointed Director of the Department by His Eminence Archbishop Demetrios, effective January 1, 2007. Dr. Vrame is Adjunct Associate Professor of Religious Education at Holy Cross Greek Orthodox School of Theology.
He is the author of The Educating Icon: Teaching Wisdom and Holiness in the Orthodox Way (Holy Cross Orthodox Press). In this book, he proposes a theory or theology of education for the Orthodox Christian Church based on the art, theology, and life of the Byzantine icon. He is also the editor of three other books, and the author of journal articles and chapters in books on Orthodox Christian Religious Education, published both in English and Greek.