Global Council for Tolerance and Peace

Mr. Joseph Ellul

Rev. Dr Joseph ELLUL O.P.

Education
St. Thomas Aquinas Philosophical-Theological College, RABAT [Malta] (1976-1983)
Pontifical Institute of Arabic and Islamic Studies, ROME (1983-1986)
Pontifical University of St. Thomas Aquinas, ROME (1986-1987; 1995-1997).

Academic Degrees
1983: Lectorate in Philosophy and Theology (St. Thomas Philosophical-Theological College, RABAT).
1986: Licentiate in Arabic and Islamic Studies (Pontifical Institute of Arabic and Islamic Studies [P.I.S.A.I], ROME). Title of license dissertation: Some meanings of the root kh-l-f according to al-Zamahšarī, al-Rāzī and al-Bayḍāwī
1987: Licentiate in Theology (Pontifical University of St. Thomas Aquinas, ROME)
1997: Doctorate in Theology [specialization in Ecumenical Studies] (Pontifical University of St. Thomas Aquinas [P.U.S.T.] ROME). Title of doctoral dissertation: Growth in Koinonia: Baptism and its Relation to the Eucharist in Roman Catholic-Orthodox Perspective, ROME 1997; pp. 210.

Formation
1976 – Entered the Order of Preachers.
1985 – Priestly Ordination.

Academic activities
From 1987-1990 – Teacher of Arabic at St. Albert the Great College, VALLETTA.
From 1988-1993 – Founder/Editor of cultural review KNISJA 2000 (CHURCH 2000)
From 1991 – Lecturer in the Faculty of Arts (Department of Philosophy, Department of Oriental Studies), Faculty of Theology – University of Malta.
From 1997-2015 – Visiting Professor in the Faculty of Theology at the Pontifical University of St. Thomas Aquinas, ROME.
From 2015 – Adjunct Professor in the Faculty of Theology at the Pontifical University of St. Thomas Aquinas, ROME.
From 1999 – Visiting Professor at the Pontifical Institute of Arabic and Islamic Studies, ROME.