Saint Paul University
223 Main Street
Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
K1S 1C4
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Teaching Personnel

Jillions, John Alexander   Jillions, John Alexander
Associate Professor
Program: Eastern Christian Studies
Office : LAF 238
Phone: 613-236-1393, ext.: 2415

Research Activities:

Eastern Christian Studies; New Testament; Ecumenism; Practical Theology


Ph.D.(New Testament) (Aristotle University of Thessaloniki), 2002
D.Min., M.Div. (St Vladimir's Orthodox Theological Seminary), 2005
B.A. (McGill University), 1977

Courses taught:

Resources and Methods for the Study of Eastern Christianity
The Eastern Christian Fathers and the Writings of Paul
Classical Texts in Eastern Liturgy from Chrysostom to Schmemann


"Ask the Religion Experts," contributor to weekly column in The Ottawa Citizen on Saturdays.

"Generations call her blessed," The Tablet, 25 March, 2006.

"Communion in the Messiah: Lev Gillet and Jewish-Christian Relations," Proceedings of the 2006 University of Sherbrooke Colloquium on Orthodox Theology.

"Review Essay: Symeon Rodger, The Five Pillars of Life," Canadian Journal of Orthodox Christianity (1:1, Winter 2006)