Dr. John Chryssavgis is an author and theologian serving as Archdeacon of the Ecumenical Patriarchate and theological advisor to the Ecumenical Patriarch. In the Heart of the Desert: The Spirituality of the Desert Fathers and Mothers ( Treasures of the World’s Religions) Jun 06, by John Chryssavgis, Kallistos . Office Theologian, Ecumenical Assistant, Inter-Orthodox Ecumenical and Interfaith Relations. Photo of Rev. Archdeacon John Chryssavgis.

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Rev. Dr. John Chryssavgis: Life and Work

He currently serves as theological advisor to the Ecumenical Patriarch on environmental issues. In the long run, by recognising the Orthodox Church of Ukraine as autocephalous, the Orthodox Church will acquire a new member—by an eerily similar process as chyssavgis to the recognition of several other self-governing national Churches, including those of Greece, Bulgaria, and the Czech Lands and Slovakia.

Father John lives in Harpswell, one of the oldest fishing villages in Maine, where he enjoys watching the lobster boats going out before sunrise each morning. The Diaconate Yesterday chrssavgis Today.

In the Heart of the Desert, Revised: Bookseller Locator Bookseller Trade. Chryssavgis’ work appearing in World Wisdom books:.


The council had provided a forum for airing religious concerns and vetting territorial contentions. His work and writing have focused on medieval theology, as well as on the history of the Eastern Church.

Rev. Archdeacon John Chryssavgis – Archdiocese Staff – Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America

He completed his doctoral studies in Patristics at the University of Oxford in Beyond the multifaceted religious intrigue lie murky geopolitical ramifications. His interests embrace the areas of spirituality and ecology.

It is free, and easy to subscribe or to unsubscribe: His teaching has covered wide-ranging topics, such as theological, political, and social developments, themes and personalities of the Middle Agesincluding cultural and religious relations and tensions between East and West.

Archdeacon John Chryssavgis holds a DPhil in Patristics from the University of Oxford and serves as theological adviser to the Ecumenical Patriarch on environmental issues.

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Only 1 left in stock – order soon. Beyond the Shattered Image May 01, Page 1 of 1. John Chryssavgis is an author and theologian serving as Archdeacon of the Ecumenical Joohn and theological advisor to the Ecumenical Patriarch. Chryssavgis read patristic theology at Oxford. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.


He is a clergyman of the Cgryssavgis Orthodox Archdiocese of America. In recent years, he has published several books and countless articles in international journals and encyclopaedias in the area of religion chyrssavgis ecology, social justice and peace, with forthcoming books including John Climacus: He specializes in patristic theology and twentieth-century Russian religious thought.

He communicates the spirit of their supernatural, practical Christian humanism, which is always informed by humility, charity, and a keen discernment of human nature. Are you an author? Yet the Great Council was less about agreements and more about showing a readiness to initiate a more transparent conversation with the modern world, rather than to remain cocooned in its medieval past.

John Chryssavgis

He believes that if authors of religious books cannot articulate a teaching clearly and simply enough for children to grasp, then they have not properly understood the teaching themselves. George Epanosifis in Crete, Greece. Other recent services to the Church include his involvement, inin organizing and directing the press office for the meetings of the Pope and the Patriarch in Jerusalem and Istanbul. John Chryssavgis born 1 April is an author and theologian who serves as advisor to the Ecumenical Patriarch on environmental issues.

He has also taught at the University of Balamand in Lebanon.