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 Abdulah, 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

Registration Information

Registration will open soon, please check back again!

Before registering, please verify that you are a 2018 Member by reviewing the:

2018 Public Membership Directory as of 20 June 2018

   The Fees (which include the Thursday evening reception, Friday lunch and dinner, and Saturday lunch) will be:

  • $200, Non-Members
  • $150, 2018 Members
    • Please verify your 2018 Membership before registering as a 2018 Member
    • If you need to update your membership, please do so HERE before registering as a member.  Thank you!
  • $100, Workshop Presenters
  • $75, Clergy
  • $75, Spouses of all categories
  • $50, Students
  • $100, Friday-only for Members/Non-Members
  • $100, Saturday-only for Members/Non-Members
  • $50, Friday-only for Clergy
  • $50, Saturday-only for Clergy
  • $25, Friday-only for Students
  • $25, Saturday-only for Students
  • $25, Friday-dinner only for Spouses/Guests

Note: If more than one registration category is applicable to you, you may select whichever you prefer.

Information on Our GROUP Hotel rate will be forthcoming.