2013 Clergy Retreat

The Clergy Retreat took place May 28-30, 2013, and began with a fellowship dinner on Tuesday Evening at Tasso's Restaurant in Kansas City. After dinner, forty priests and deacons participated in a regular meeting of the Metropolis Clergy Syndesmos.

Chancellor Report
Parish Status Report
Clergy Status Report
1992-2012 Registry Statistics
Hellenic College/Holy Cross Report

Wednesday morning the Clergy participated in Matins and the Divine Liturgy, with Metropolitan Isaiah presiding and the Chancellor, Father Luke, as celebrant.

The retreat participants participated in the following two presentations:

Outreach and Evangelism
Reverend James Kordaris, Director, Archdiocese Department of Stewardship, Outreach & Evangelism

Father Kordaris's Notes
Power Point Presentation

Orthodox  Natural Church Development
Reverend Jonathan Ivanoff, Director of Orthodox NCD America

Becoming All Things to All Men (pdf) (ppt)
Parish Revitalization

On Thursday morning the clergy participated in Matins with His Eminence Metropolitan Isaiah presiding. Following a continental breakfast, the clergy gathered for a final presentation from Father Ivanoff.

Retreat Archives


2014 Pre-Lenten Clergy Retreat  February 12-14, 2014

2013 Clergy Retreat  May 28-30, 2013

2013 Pre-Lenten Clergy Retreat  February 26-28, 2013

2012 Pre-Lenten Clergy Retreat  February 9-10, 2012

2011 Clergy Retreat  May 11-12, 2011

2011 Pre-Lenten Clergy Retreat  February 17-18, 2011