A conference on the quality of Orthodox theological education was held from December 17-19 in Helsinki, Finland. Among the participants were Prof. P. Meyendorff, Prof. Archpriest V. Ionita, Archpriest G. Stamkopoulos, Archpriest R. Pietarinen and the Rev. Arseny Chernikin.
Before the beginning of the conference, the participants were greeted by Metropolitan Ambrose of Helsinki, Finnish Autonomous Orthodox Church.
The meeting discussed the use of modern technologies in the academic process in theological schools, and various aspects of cooperation in student exchanges and the unification of curricula.