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 the ATLA Religion Database® and included in the full-text ATLASerials® (ATLAS®) collection, both products of the American Theological Library Association.

ISSN 0819-4920

Editor: Prof. Angelo Karantonis, Email: phronema-editor@sagotc.edu.au

Editorial Board

Further Peer Reviewers

Phronema is published twice yearly in Autumn and Spring. The current issue is Volume 30:2 (2015). An index of all published issues is available.

Contents of current issue:

Editorial vii
Theology as a Hope for the Future of the Church, Patriarch Irinej (Gavrilovic) of Serbia xi
Earth as God’s Creation, The Theology of the Natural World in Pope Francis’ Laudato Si’, Denis Edwards 1
Pope Francis’ Laudato Si’, A Personal Response, An Ecumenical Reflection, John Chryssavgis 17
An Examination of the Theological-Ethical Contributions of Archbishop Stylianos (Harkianakis) of Australia to Creation Theology and Environmental Issues, Philip Kariatlis 23
‘Heaven on Earth’: Ecological nuances from Luke’s Gospel, Michael Trainor 41
The Theistic Naturalism of Arthur Peacocke as a Framework for Ecological Theology, Deborah Guess 63
The Animating Spirit of Life: a Pneumatological Perspective on Ecological Spirituality, Graham Buxton 85
Book Reviews 103
Information for Authors 119

2016 Subscription Rates

Phronema Volume 31, Number 2, to be published in Spring of the Southern Hemisphere.

Yearly Subscription (Print Edition) Single Issues (Print Editions - 2014 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:

  2016 Subscription Form (PDF)

  Information for Authors (PDF)

  Publication Permission (PDF


Editorial and Subscription Contacts

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 Phone:  +61 2 9549 3100
 Fax:  +61 2 9549 3151
 Email: phronema@sagotc.edu.au