-With the Blessing of His Eminence Metropolitan Hilarion, First Hierarch of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia
The St. Irenaeus House of Orthodox Studies is an online, distance-learning based initiative designed to offer students a high-quality, comprehensive theological study experience that is accessible, affordable and steeped in traditional Orthodox Christian theological concepts.
Course modules are offered in set periods throughout the cycle year and are available for student participation individually during open enrollment periods.
It's designed to be the perfect fit for catechists, clergy, and all people who want to further their theological understanding of the Orthodox Christian Faith.
Students who successfully complete all of the four modules in the program will receive a Diploma in Orthodox Theology Studies. SIHOS is registered with the Florida Department of Education, Dept. of Independent Bible Colleges and Universities and is authorized to confer the religious degree program, Master of Arts in Orthodox Theology.