2018 Conference


“Compliance and Resistance: Discerning the Spirit”


Ukrainian Orthodox Church Cultural Center
135 Davidson Ave., Somerset, NJ

The Conference will begin at 7pm Thursday and end at 6:30pm Saturday.

The Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North America is an Archdiocese of the Patriarchate of Antioch and All the East.Keynote Address: His Eminence Metropolitan Joseph, MTh, Hon DDiv, Archbishop of New York and Metropolitan of all North America, Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North America, Englewood, NJ. (Note: His Grace Bishop John Abdalah, DMin, Diocese of Worcester and New England, will be presenting Metropolitan Joseph’s address on his behalf.)

WoroncowMedical Perspective: Halina Woroncow, MD, Staff Consultant, Department of Family Medicine, and Assistant Professor of Family Medicine, Mayo Clinic; Medical Consultant, Dodge County Public Health; Medical Director, Fairview Care Center; Rochester, MN.

PopadopoulosPsychological Perspective: Renos Papadopoulos, PhD, Professor and Director, Centre for Trauma, Asylum and Refugees, MA/PhD Programmes in Refugee Care, University of Essex; Jungian Psychoanalyst; Honorary Clinical Psychologist and Systemic Psychotherapist, The Tavistock Clinic; London, England.

TheodoropoulosTheological Perspective: Helen Theodoropoulos, PhD, Adjunct Professor, St. Sava Serbian Orthodox School of Theology, Libertyville, IL; Lecturer, Department of Spiritual Theology, University of St. Mary of the Lake/Mundelein Seminary, Mundelein, IL.

Click HERE for a list of our 20 Workshops to be presented

Click HERE for a list of our 12 Papers to be presented

Click HERE for the full Conference Program


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2018 Public Membership Directory as of August 2, 2018

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The fees include the Thursday evening reception, Friday lunch and dinner, and Saturday lunch.

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The conference hotel will be the FairBridge Hotel and Conference Center at 195 Davidson Ave, just a short walk from the Conference venue.  You will receive the group discounted rate of $94 per night by calling 732-356-1700; talk to the Front Desk (do not be transferred to Central Reservations) and ask for the “OCAMPR – Ukranian Church” group block.  Deadline for reservations at this attractive rate is October 23.