St. Raphael of Brooklyn subject of 32nd Annual Schmemann Lecture

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St. Raphael Hawaweeny

The life and ministry of Saint Raphael Hawaweeny of Brooklyn will be the subject of the 32nd Annual Father Alexander Schmemann Memorial Lecture at Saint Vladimir’s Seminary here at 7:00 p.m. on Friday, January 30, 2015.

The lecture will be delivered by His Grace, Bishop Nicholas [Ozone], Auxiliary Bishop of Brooklyn of the Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North America and Resident Assistant to His Eminence, Metropolitan Joseph.

Born in Beirut, Lebanon in in 1860, Saint Raphael studied at the Damascus Patriarchal School, the Ecumenical Patriarchate’s Holy Theological School of Halki, and the Kyiv Theological Academy.  He also served as…

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