The Orthodox Christian Studies Center of Fordham University, in collaboration with the Department of Religious Education of the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America, and with the blessing of His Eminence Archbishop Elpidophoros, is pleased to present the Speaker Series: Orthodox Scholars Preach.

Every week until Pascha, a different Orthodox Scholar will release a new video. This Series provides a platform for Orthodox scholars to reflect on the spiritual themes of each Sunday's liturgical calendar while drawing on their expertise.

This week's sermon for the Sunday of Orthodoxy is given by Fr. Radu Bordeianu. Fr. Radu is an Associate Professor at Duquesne University and an assistant priest at Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church in Pittsburgh. His research focuses on various understandings of the Church. He is the author of Dumitru Staniloae: An Ecumenical Ecclesiology (2011, Romanian translation 2022), and the editor of It is the Spirit Who Gives Life: New Directions in Pneumatology (2022). He served as President of the Orthodox Theological Society of America and is a member of the North American Orthodox-Catholic Theological Consultation -  the official dialogue of these churches. He is a board member and co-chair of a study group of the International Orthodox Theological Association and is involved in local ecumenical and interreligious dialogues.