News & Events

28 November 2020
Keynote Lecture by His Eminence Archbishop Makarios
His Eminence Archbishop Makarios of Australia, Dean of St Andrew's Theological College, delivered the keynote address at the St John of Damascus Institute of Theology, University of Balamand, on the occasion of the Institute's 50th anniversary since its establishment. The address was entitled: “...
19 November 2020
Talk by the Sub-Dean, Assoc. Prof. Philip Kariatlis
On Tuesday 17 November, Sub-Dean, Assoc. Prof. Philip Kariatlis, delivered a presentation at the Church of the Dormition of our Lady, North Altona, Melbourne via ZOOM entitled, “The Mystery of the Holy Trinity: Implications for Everyday Living”. Dr Kariatlis’ lecture is connected to a series...
17 November 2020
Publication by Faculty Member
Dr Andrew Mellas, Senior Lecturer in Church History and Liturgical Studies, has a new publication, co-edited together with Sarah Gador-Whyte, titled Hymns, Homilies and Hermeneutics (Brill, 2020). The book can be purchased at the following link: https://brill.com/view/title/58934 The essays in...
16 November 2020
Ordination
On Saturday 14 November, College alumnus Fr Irenaeus Triantis (Bachelor of Theology, 2017), was ordained to the holy diaconate by His Eminence Archbishop Makarios in the Greek Orthodox Cathedral of the Annunciation (Redfern, NSW). His Eminence concelebrated the Divine Liturgy with His Grace Bishop...
13 November 2020
Talk by Lecturer Dr Mario Baghos
On Thursday 12 November, Dr Mario Baghos, our Lecturer in Patristics and Church History, gave a talk at St Spyridon, Kingsford's Orthodox Renewal Symposium on 'Representations of, and Relating to, the Saints in Orthodox Christianity.' The talk can be viewed at the following link:
6 November 2020
Talk by the Sub-Dean, Assoc. Prof. Philip Kariatlis
On Thursday 5 November, our Sub-Dean and Associate Professor in Theology, Dr Philip Kariatlis, gave a talk at St Spyridon, Kingsford's Orthodox Renewal Symposium on 'The Creed - Its Relevance for Everyday Living.' The talk can be viewed at the following link:
2 November 2020
Talk by Senior Lecturer Dr Andrew Mellas
On Thursday 29 October, one of our Senior Lecturers Dr Andrew Mellas, delivered a presentation at the parish of the Resurrection, Kogarah. Dr Mellas explored a book by St Nectarios, 'Christology', whilst portraying the Saint himself as a living embodiment of Christology whose life shows us what...

Dean’s Welcome

“Come O faithful, let us labour with zeal for Christ our God”

I take this opportunity to welcome all those who may be exploring possibilities for studying at St Andrew’s Greek Orthodox Theological College.

Studying at the College will pave the way for many opportunities: whether you are considering ordination to the priesthood or various types of lay diakonia, within the Church, for the building up of Christ’s body, you are most warmly invited to “come and see.” ...read more

Accreditation

St Andrew’s Greek Orthodox Theological College is accredited through the Sydney College of Divinity (SCD). The SCD is listed on the National Register of Higher Education Providers as a Higher Education Provider with Self-Accrediting Authority. It is approved by the Commonwealth Government for FEE-HELP to eligible students.

Financial Aid and scholarships

Most students are eligible for...

The FEE-HELP federal government loan scheme is available as a means of paying for your tuition. It may assist eligible students to pay for all or...

Current and prospective church volunteers (e.g. Scripture Teachers, Sunday School Teachers, Parish Committee, Ladies Auxiliary, Chaplaincy...