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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John has always enjoyed and practiced the art of translation. InTzoitis began his service at the Embassy of Greece in Rome, and from served as a member of the Greek Consulate in Istanbul. Are you an author? Popularity Popularity Featured Chryssxvgis Post was not sent – check your email addresses!

Help us improve our Author Pages by updating your bibliography and submitting a new or current image and biography. The fathers and mothers of early Christian Egypt come alive in this fine study, with the added benefit of an original translation of the Reflections of Abba Zosimas. Soul Mending Dec 21, Indian Voices on Nature.


Father John has always considered his publications for adults as preparation for writing for children. Not the least attractive feature of the book is the illuminating commentary and sage counsel provided by Father Chryssavgis himself. The reality is more complex. It is easier to condemn the decadence of the modern world and to dispute territorial boundaries than to address issues of social justice and to seek to transcend parochialism and prejudice. Yet, if unity and canonicity are to be anything more than pieties, Orthodox Christians must admit their failure and hypocrisy.

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

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Page 1 of 1. His work and cchryssavgis have focused on medieval theology, as well as on the history of the Eastern Church. Prayers for Children from the World’s Religions.

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In the Heart of the Desert, Revised: Exploring the Patristic Mind: As primus inter pares among Orthodox leaders, he has an uncanny ability to remain focused on what matters most—keeping the Orthodox Chryssavgus in dialogue with the modern world without being in thrall to its values.

Refining a message to its essence for a child requires total understanding of a subject and deep empathy with both chrysssavgis subject and with children. He has served as an advisor on canonical matters to different Orthodox Churches and has served as an expert witness on canonical issues in court cases in the United States and Australia.


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Bartholomew is boldly cultivating a culture of openness and engagement in the face of unrelenting criticism. Only 3 left in stock – order soon. Ecumenical Cchryssavgis Bartholomew of Constantinople. Father John Chryssavgis is an award-winning author of more than 20 books for children and adults, a translator, an educator, and a Greek Orthodox deacon.

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High to Low Avg. He is a clergyman of the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America.