Diocese of Luni (Italy)
• The St. Gregory the Great Free Orthodox Faculty of Theology, at the Holy Monastery of St. Seraphim of Sarov, in Pistoia.
- An educational and research institute for the theological training of clergy and laity, with a three-year program of studies leading to a diploma, recognized by the Italian government, as well as a two-year program of post-graduate studies. Instruction is also offered in the theory and practice of Iconography.
- Director: His Eminence, Bishop Silvano of Luni.
• The Paul Florensky Intercultural Center.
- A forum for dialogue with secular culture for the purpose of making Orthodoxy better known.
• The St. Agapitus the Martyr Community for Charitable Assistance, in Pistoia.
• Bishop Silvano has written several books in Italian.
- Recent publications include:
1. La Chiesa dei nostri Padri.
2. Attualità del Simbolo: Una lettura ortodossa del Credo Niceno-Constantinopolitano.
• Periodical: La Pietra