Archive: Orthodox Christian

21 Articles


Building Community on Pilgrimage: Georgetown’s Orthodox Christian Life Journeys to Saint Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church and National Shrine

By Alina Watson (H ’26) I was intrigued to learn about the opportunity to visit Saint Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church and National Shrine in New York City with Georgetown&…

April 16, 2024


An Unforgettable Experience: Visiting Saint Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church and National Shrine in New York City

by Christian Agathis (MSB’24) I was really excited to hear that the Orthodox Christian Chaplaincy at Georgetown was undertaking a pilgrimage to NYC. As a New Jersey native, I…

April 15, 2024


One School, Many Faiths

Last week, Georgetown University was declared the winner of the White House’s Interfaith Community Service Award. The university was recognized for “fostering meaningful…

November 16, 2016


Advent 2016 Daily Devotional is HERE

The Office of Mission and Ministry at Georgetown University is pleased to offer you the 2016 Advent Daily Devotional, created by and for the Georgetown University community. The…

November 15, 2016


Orthodox Christian Chaplain V. Rev. Constantine White Celebrates 30 Years at Georgetown

November 1st, we celebrated V. Rev. Constantine White’s 30th year as Orthodox Christian chaplain at Georgetown University. I had the pleasure of being in attendance for…

November 14, 2016


An Orthodox Moment Shared for the Whole Community

On Tuesday, September 13th, Georgetown’s Orthodox Christian chaplaincy in partnershipwith the Orthodox Christian Fellowship held Great Vespers in Dahlgren Chapel to…

October 6, 2016


Georgetown University Chaplains Reflect on Jesuit Values at New Student Orientation

Moderating the inaugural “NSO Jesuit Values Panel” was a very special honor for me. After all, who wouldn’t want to hang out with our amazing chaplains? But apart from, …

October 4, 2016


Inspired to Create a New Podcast Initiative: Here Comes “Hilltop Chats”

It was June 10, 2015 and my girlfriend and I were returning from a post-graduation vacation to the Dominican Republic when I received the phone call. It was Dr. James Wickman…

September 26, 2016


How to Become an Amateur

Saint Basil, one of the Holy Fathers of the Orthodox Christian Church, is known for his influential theological writings. Writing about the hymns and psalms of the Church, he,…

July 27, 2016


A Call for Solidarity

Dear Members of the Georgetown Community:   In our distress at the fatal shootings of Philando Castile, Alton Sterling, Sherman Evans and the Police Officers in Dallas last,…

July 8, 2016