Trinity College, Faculty of Divinity, University of Toronto

Past Events

‘The Dialogue between Eastern Orthodox and Oriental Orthodox Churches’ Book Presentation by Christine Chaillot

Renowned author and editor Christine Chaillot from Geneva, Switzerland, who has written several books and articles on the life and spirituality of the Oriental Orthodox Churches, as well as on the dialogue between the Oriental and Eastern Orthodox Churches, will be presenting her latest book at Trinity College on Tuesday 14 March at 7pm. All are welcome.

Dialogue Book by Christine Chaillot


Resurrection of Logos: Panel Discussion on the Divine, the Individual, and Finding our Bearings in a Postmodern World

Featuring faculty from the Orthodox School of Theology together with special guests, Dr Jordan Peterson, Professor of Clinical Psychology, University of Toronto, and Jonathan Pageau, Orthodox icon carver and editor of Orthodox Arts Journal.

Please note the change in venue to Sheraton Hall, Wycliffe College (right across the road from Trinity College).

Resurrection of Logos Event

Orthodox Christian Mission in the World Today - with special guest Fr Daniel Byantoro

At our Orthodox Christian Fellowship meeting on Tuesday 1 November, at 7pm, Join Fr Daniel Byantoro, an Orthodox Christian priest overseeing mission work in the world's largest Islamic nation, to hear his remarkable story and the ways the timeless Christian Gospel is changing the lives of everyday people in Indonesia.

Fr Daniel Byantoro

Key Upcoming Academic Dates

Fall 2016 registration deadline: Friday 9 September

First day of fall term courses: Monday 12 September

Last day to change courses: Friday 16 September

TST library tour: Monday 19 September

Reading week: 24 to 28 October


Vesperal Liturgy for the Exaltation of the Holy Cross

The inaugural Orthodox Christian Fellowship event for 2016-2017 will be the celebration of a Vesperal Divine Liturgy for the Feast of the Exaltation of the Holy Cross.

Join us in the chapel of Trinity College at 6.30pm on Tuesday 13 September.

Mattins for Holy Friday with Reading of Twelve Passion Gospels

Join us for the reading of the twelve Passion Gospels during the Mattins for Great and Holy Friday.

The service will be held in Trinity College Chapel on Thursday 28 April at 7pm.

Icon of the Crucifixion

Orthodox Christian Fellowship - Spring General Meeting

Join the Orthodox Christian Fellowship for a final end of year meeting! We will be having prayer, end of year reports, discussion on how the year went, and plans for the next year.

Don't forget, we also have our executive elections. If you wish to run for a position, contact us at no less than 7 days prior to the event.

The event will be located in the Croft Chapter House at University College. Hope to see you all there!

Book Launch with Bishop Maxim of the Serbian Orthodox Church

The Serbian Orthodox Diocese of Canada and the Orthodox School of Theology at Trinity College invite you to a book launch on Saturday 16 April at 5pm in the Trinity College chapel:

The Christian Heritage of Kosovo and Metohija:
The Historical and Spiritual Heartland of the Serbian People

Lecture: Street Power in Byzantium: Why Were the Emperors so Scared?

Professor Anthony Kaldellis, from the Department of Classics, Ohio State University, will be presenting a special lecture entitled "Street Power in Byzantium: Why Were the Emperors so Scared?" on Friday 8 April at 7pm in the Campbell Conference Room, Munk School of Global Affairs (1 Devonshire Place).

Divinity Students Retreat: Lent, Easter, Pentecost: Our common life in Christ

Registration for the "Lent, Easter, Pentecost: Our common life in Christ" retreat for students of divinity at Trinity College is now open.

The retreat will be held from Thursday 10 March to Saturday 12 March at Crieff Hills Community in Puslinch, ON (just outside Cambridge). Most of the body of the retreat will occur on Friday 11 March enabling  people to attend either overnight or as day participants.

Retreat Leader

The retreat will be led by Fr Geoffrey Ready, co-director of the Orthodox School of Theology at Trinity College.