• Irina Paert

    Irina Paert

    Senior Researcher at the School of Theology and Religious Studies, University of Tartu

    Irina Paert is a Senior Researcher at the School of Theology and Religious Studies, University of Tartu.

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Feast of the Annunciation. Sermon by Dr. Irina Paert

The sermon for the Feast of the Annunciation is given by Dr. Irina Paert. Dr. Paert is an assistant professor at the School of Theology and Religious Studies at the University of Tartu, Estonia. Being born in Russia and graduating from the Urals State University in Yekaterinburg, she continued her postgraduate studies at the Central...

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Religion and Conflict

The Worst of All Curses

български | ქართული | ελληνικά | Română | Русский | Српски One night terror I experienced during my childhood included bombers flying over the roof of our fifteenth-floor apartment in Moscow. No wonder, as every evening the news reported heavily on the e... Read more.
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Global Orthodoxy, Inter-Orthodox Relations

The IOTA Moment

  Just when we all thought that global Orthodoxy was in a state of deep crisis, God had a surprise for us. Indeed, when four member churches of the Orthodox global family rejected the invitation of Patriarch Bartholomew to attend the Holy and Great Council of Crete, which had been in preparatio... Read more.