Despina Prassas

Associate Professor

Contact Information:


St. Catherine of Siena Hall 214


Ph.D. - Catholic University

Area(s) of Expertise:

Historical Theology

Selected Presentations:

Prassas, D. The Architecture of the Cosmos: An International Conference on St. Maximus the Confessor. , Helsinki, Finland - "Paper: St. Maximus the Confessor's Liber Asceticus: The Power of God and the Material Things" September, 2013

Prassas, D. International Conference on Patristic Studies. , Oxford, England - "Paper: The Reception of Rabbinic Literature in St. Maximus; Session: Christology, Anthropology, and Spirituality, Consecutive" August, 2011

Prassas, D. International Association of Orthodox Dogmatic Theologians. , Thessaloniki, Greece - "To the Limits of Reason and Beyond: St. Gregory the Theologian's Theological Orations" May, 2011

Prassas, D. Holy Trinity Cathedral Center. Feast of the Three Hierarch, New York City, NY - "Putting a Good Education to Good Use: St. John Chrysostom and St. Basil the Great" January, 2011

Prassas, D. North American Patristics Society. , Chicago, IL - "The Audience of Ambrose of Milan's De virginibus" May, 2010