A Rare Opportunity to Meet a Modern-Day emissary of Orthodox Christianity
Australia is about to witness a significant spiritual event – the arrival of Fr. Josiah Trenham, a distinguished priest, and beloved speaker from Southern California. Fr. Josiah, renowned for his deep insights and engaging delivery, is set to embark on a “Down Under Tour,” bringing a wealth of spiritual wisdom to Australian shores. This is a rare opportunity for anyone seeking spiritual enrichment and a deeper understanding of Orthodox Christianity.
Who is Fr. Josiah Trenham?
Fr. Josiah Trenham, a native of Southern California, has been a beacon of Orthodox Christian teachings for decades. Since his ordination in 1993, he has dedicated his life to spreading the profound teachings of the Orthodox faith. As the pastor of St. Andrew Orthodox Church in Riverside, California, since 1998, he has been a guiding light to his congregation, and through his publications, an encouragement to all Christians throughout the world.
His personal life is as rich and fulfilling as his professional one. Married in 1988, he is a proud father of ten and a grandfather of five, embodying the family values at the core of his teachings.
Bridging Ancient Wisdom and Modern Life
Fr. Josiah’s commitment to bringing the timeless wisdom of the Holy Fathers to contemporary society is unparalleled. He is the founder and director of Patristic Nectar Publications, a venture devoted to disseminating the teachings of the Church Fathers through quality audio recordings. His weekly homilies and theological reflections on The Arena podcast have garnered a global audience, resonating with listeners across the world.
His work extends beyond podcasts, with Patristic Nectar Films offering a treasure trove of video reflections and interviews with religious leaders across various Christian denominations – A spirit which highlights Fr. Josiah’s commitment to fostering understanding and dialogue among different Christian traditions.
An Educator and a Leader
Fr. Josiah’s influence extends into academia and church leadership. His tenure as a professor at California Baptist University and the University of St. Katherine showcases his passion for educating the next generation of theologians and leaders. His involvement in the Assembly of Orthodox Bishops from 2010 to 2017 underlines his dedication to the broader Orthodox community.
What to Expect in Australia
Fr. Josiah was invited under the auspices of Metrpolitan Basilios, Metropolitan Archbishop of the Antiochian Orthodox Archdiocese of Australia. Hosted by Divine Lantern Publication and ACOY NSW, Fr. Josiah Trenham’s upcoming Australian tour promises to be a spiritually uplifting experience. The tour, titled “Fr. Josiah Trenham Down Under,” includes two captivating lectures:
- Church as a Hospital: Healing our Diseases
- Enduring Love, based on Fr. Josiah’s newly-released book (Enduring Love: Laying Christian Foundations for Marriage)
These talks are not just lectures; they are profound experiences, offering insights into living a faithful, purpose-driven life in today’s complex world.
Be Part of This Journey
This event is a must-attend for anyone seeking spiritual growth, theological depth, and a renewed sense of faith. To be part of this extraordinary experience, secure your tickets now at ACOY – Fr. Josiah Talk. Don’t miss this chance to be inspired and transformed by one of the most influential Orthodox Christian voices of our time. Join us in welcoming Fr. Josiah Trenham to Australia and immerse yourself in the richness of Orthodox spirituality.