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 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 (retired) Email: [email protected]

Editorial Board

Phronema is published twice yearly in Autumn and Spring.

Forthcoming Issue: Volume 39, Number 1 (2024)

Current Issue: Volume 38, Number 2 (2023)

Contents of Current Issue:



Editorial vii
The Mystagogical Nature of Theological EducationPhilip Kariatlis
Fruitful Polycarp: Imagery and Symbolism in The Martyrdom of PolycarpChristopher Lockwood and Photius Corey Zelinski 23
The Meta-Ecclesiology of Fr Cyril Hovorun, Adam Wesselinoff
The Distinction of Sexes and the Divine Image, Karim Guirguis
Book Review 103
Contributors 107
Chronicle of Faculty 109
Information for Authors 117


2024 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:

  2024 Subscription Form (PDF)

  Information for Authors (PDF)

  Publication Permission (PDF)

  Ethics and Malpractice Statement (PDF)


Editorial and Subscription Contacts

242 Cleveland Street, REDFERN NSW 2016
Phone:  +61 2 9549 3100
Fax:  +61 2 9549 3151
Email: [email protected]