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George Dragas

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Fr. Dragas taught patristics at Durham University, England, from 1974-1995. Since 1995, he has been teaching at Holy Cross Greek Orthodox School of Theology in Brookline. At present, he is also a Visiting Professor at Université de Sherbrooke in Québec, Canada.
He is a specialist on St. [[Athanasius of Alexandria|Athanasius]] and the Alexandrian theologians and is responsible for updating with critical introductions the Athens reprint of Migne's ''Patrologia Graeca'' (about 80 volumes published so far). He is also the General Editor of the ''Patristic and Ecclesiastical Texts and Translations'' and the ''Orthodox Theological Library'' series published by the [ Orthodox Research Institute]. He is a member of the ''Academie Internationale des Science Religieuses'' (Brussels). In 2000, the Faculty of Theology of the St. Clement National University of Sofia, Bulgaria, conferred on him the degree of Doctor of Divinity (DD) ''honoris causa''. In 2005, the Department of Pastoral and Social Theology of the Faculty of Theology of the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki conferred on him the degree of Doctor of Theology (ThD) ''honoris causa''. In 2007, the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki awarded him the Aristeion award, the university's highest award for academic research and achievement. Fr. Dragas has also been highly active in ecumenical affairs, serving as a theological representative of various Orthodox patriarchates in the international Orthodox-/Reformed, Orthodox-/Anglican, Orthodox-/Lutheran and Orthodox-/Oriental Orthodox dialogues. In 1992, he was instrumental in drafting together with T.F. Torrance the Orthodox-Reformed "Agreed Statement on the Holy Trinity."
== Works ==
*''On the Priesthood and the Holy [[Eucharist]] According to St. Symeon of Thessalonica, Patriarch Kallinikos of Constantinople and St. Mark Eugenikos of Ephesus'' (2004) ISBN 978-0974561820
*''St. Cyril of Alexandria's Teaching on the Priesthood'' (2004) ISBN 978-0974561813
"Athanasius contra Apollinarem" / with introduction by Thomas F. Torrance. Athens : [s.n.], 1985 (Graphikes Technes G.K. Parisianos).
(General editor), "Aksum―Thyateira. A Festschrift for Archbishop Methodios of Thyateira and Great Britian." London: Thyateira House, 1985.
"The Eternal Son," in T.F. Torrance, editor, "The Incarnation: Ecumenical Studies in the Nicene-Constantinopolitan Creed A.D. 381," The Handsel Press, 1981 [reprint: Wipf & Stock].
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