Dr. Brian Butcher

Brian Butcher


Metropolitan Andrey Sheptytsky Institute of Eastern Christian Studies

University of St. Michael’s College in the University of Toronto
81 St. Mary Street
Toronto, ON M5S 1J4

Brian Butcher

Brian A. Butcher has taught for the Institute for the past seven years; at Saint Paul University in Ottawa, as Assistant Professor, he offered courses in both Eastern and Western Christian traditions. His first major monograph has recently been published with Fordham University Press: Liturgical Theology After Schmemann: An Orthodox Reading of Paul Ricoeur. Other publications of note include a chapter on “Orthodox sacramental theology in the 16-19th centuries,” in the Oxford Handbook of Sacramental Theology (OUP, 2015).

Dr. Butcher also lectures at Ottawa’s Augustine College. His professional associations include membership in the American Academy of Religion, the Society of Oriental Liturgy and the North American Academy of Liturgy. He is a subdeacon in the Ukrainian Greco-Catholic Church.

Journal of Orthodox Christian Studies, Volume 2, Number 1, 2019, pp. 117-119