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Winter Storm Alert- Friday February 5, 2016

Due to the continuing weather conditions, staff are released to leave the campus at 3 p.m.  Core operations of the College will remain open.  Afternoon classes may continue at the discretion of the instructor.  Please drive carefully and stay safe.
For more information and updates, please go to http://www.providence.edu/weather​​

The weather line can be reached at 401-865-1012.

​Dr. Despina D. Prassas

(Ph.D. Catholic University of America, 2003). She teaches and publishes in the area of Historical Theology. 

Research

Dr. Prassas works primarily in the late antique and the early byzantine period, specifically looking at the monastic and ascetical writings of St. Maximos the Confessor.  Another area of interest is the modern ecumenical movement, and she is currently a participant on several ecumenical dialogues.

Her publications include St. Maximus the Confessor’s Questions and doubts: Introduction and translation (Northern Illinois University Press, 2009). Dr Prassas also has articles with The International Association of Orthodox Dogmatic Theologians, as well as other publications.

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