Editorial & Subscription Information


Phronema is the official peer reviewed journal of St Andrew’s Greek Orthodox Theological College, Sydney, published twice yearly in the Autumn and Spring of the southern hemisphere. It presents articles and book reviews from Orthodox and non-Orthodox on various topics.

Phronema provides for double blind peer review in which the author’s identity is anonymous to the referees. The Editor welcomes contributions of articles and reviews to this journal from both Australian and international authors. Intending contributors should read the Information for Authors.  

Phronema is indexed in the Australasian Religion Index, and is included in EBSCOhost®, a premium research database service. It is currently indexed in Atla Religion Database® (Atla RDB®), AtlaSerials® (Atlas®), and AtlaSerials PLUS® (Atlas PLUS®).

ISSN 0819-4920


Editor: Prof. Angelo Karantonis, Email: [email protected]

Editorial Board

Phronema is published twice yearly in Autumn and Spring. The current issue is Volume 36:1 (2021).

Forthcoming Issue: Volume 36, Number 2 (2021)

Current Issue: Volume 36, Number 1 (2021)

Contents of Current Issue:



Editorial vii
A Prefatory Note, His Eminence Archbishop Makarios of Australia xi
Hagia Sophia Through the Ages, Alice Isabella Sullivan 1
The Spiritual Underpinning of the Greek Revolution of 1821: Reappraising the bona fides of Its Protagonists, Dimitri Kepreotes 31
Η Ελλάδα Aναστήθηκε! The Resuscitation of Greece and Ideas of Historical Recurrence, Garry W. Trompf 67
Towards 1821: The Nation in the Teaching and Prophecies of Saint Kosmas the Aetolian, Dean Kalimniou 83
The Theological Vision of Archbishop Germanos III of Old Patras in Proclaiming the Oath of the Greek Revolution of 1821: Freedom on the Basis of Love for God, Vicki Petrakis 107
For Faith, Nation and the Entire World: The Inscription of Byzantine Chant in UNESCO’S Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity, Nicholas Augustinos 123
Book Review 149
Contributors 155
Information for Authors 157


2021 Subscription Rates

Phronema is published during the Autumn and Spring of the Southern Hemisphere.

Yearly Subscription (Print Edition) Single Issues (Print Editions - 2020 and prior) Individual Electronic Articles   
Australia: $60.00 AUD Australia & Foreign: $20.00 AUD Australia & Foreign: $10.00 AUD 
Foreign: $85.00 AUD

* All Subscription rates cover postage and handling costs.


Subscription Methods:

  2021 Subscription Form (PDF)

  Information for Authors (PDF)

  Publication Permission (PDF)

  Ethics and Malpractice Statement (PDF)


Editorial and Subscription Contacts

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Phone:  +61 2 9549 3100
Fax:  +61 2 9549 3151
Email: [email protected]