Speaking the Truth in Love

A Conference Addressing Sexuality and the Human Being

Thursday, November 7 – Saturday, November 9

Speakers include

Go to Archbishop Michael (Dahulich)

Archbishop Michael (Dahulich)

Diocese of New York and New Jersey

Go to Archimandrite Sergius (Bowyer)

Archimandrite Sergius (Bowyer)

Abbot, Saint Tikhon’s Monastery

Go to Kh. Frederica Mathewes-Green

Kh. Frederica Mathewes-Green

Author and Speaker

Go to Fr. John Oliver

Fr. John Oliver

St. Elizabeth Church, Mufreesboro, Tennessee

Dr. Ryan Sampson Nash   •  Dr. Harry Boosalis   •   Ana Iltis  •  Andrew Kern   •   Dr. Herman Middleton   •  Dr. Alf Kentigern Siewers

Join us at the conference


Conference talks and panel discussions
Gender Sexuality Ethics Dogmatics

• Body and Soul in Orthodox Dogmatics
• Inspiring a Vision of Sexual Purity among our Youth – in the Home and at School
• An Orthodox Approach to Gender Dysphoria
• Competing Concepts of Health regarding sex, eroticism, and gender
• My Brother is My Life: The role of the Parish in the Cultivation of Purity

  • 2019, Pew Research

  • Pew Research

  • Public Health Report: Trends in Premarital Sex in the United States (Lawrence Finer)

Support the conference


If you would like to contribute financial support for this conference, whether you attend or not, you may do so through PayPal. Simply indicate that it's for the conference.

The registration fee for the entire conference prior to November 5th will be $100. It will include 2 continental breakfasts, snacks, and a main meal at lunchtime on Friday and Saturday. After November 5, the registration fee will be $125. Registering in advance will help greatly with meal planning.

If you need a place to stay overnight, the Settlers Inn in Hawley, PA, is a charming Bed and Breakfast about 30 minutes away that should give discounted rooms if you say you are with this conference (mention St. Tikhon's). The Comfort Inn in Hamlin is about 20 minutes away and will also give a discounted room for the conference. Another option is the Hotel Anthracite in Carbondale, PA (about an 18 minutes away). Single men can contact the Seminary about staying in the Seminary dormitory.

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