Rev. Dr Joseph Ellul

Rev. Dr Joseph Ellul

Rev. Dr Joseph Ellul

 S.Th.L.&D.,S.A.& I.L.(PISAI)


Room 207
Humanities A (Laws,Theology,Criminology)
University of Malta
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1988 to date – Archbishop's delegate for Christian-Muslim dialogue.
1988-1993 – Founder/Editor of religious-cultural review KNISJA 2000 (CHURCH 2000)
1991 to date – Lecturer in the Faculty of Theology, the Faculty of Arts (Department of Philosophy, Department of Oriental Studies) – University of Malta.
1997 to date – Adjunct Professor of Theology at the Pontifical University of St. Thomas Aquinas, ROME.
1999 to date – Visiting Professor at the Pontifical Institute of Arabic and Islamic Studies, ROME.
2005 to 2009 – Member of the Committee for Relations with Muslims of the Council of European Bishops' Conferences.
2007 to 2013 – Consultor to the Pontifical Council for Interreligious Dialogue.
2011 to date - Chairman of the Commission for Interreligious Dialogue of the Archdiocese of Malta.
  • Islamic Culture and Civilization
  • Christian-Muslim Dialogue
  • Christian-Arab Apologetics

Ellul, J. 2017, "The Parables of the Qur'an in the Commentaries of Qurtubi and Ibn Kathir", KNISJA, , no. 121, pp. 95-121.

Ellul, J. 2016, "Scriptural Prophecy and Islamic Metaphysics", ANGELICUM, vol. 93, pp. 513-536.

Ellul, J. 2015, "Religious Discourse and Philosophy: Ibn Rushd and Thomas Aquinas", Poznanskie Studia Teologiczne, , no. 29, pp. 27-53.

Ellul, J. 2014, "An Ecclesiology of Interreligious Dialogue:", MELITA THEOLOGICA, vol. 64, no. 1, pp. 29-44.

Ellul, J. 2014, "Expressing the Inexpressible: Naming the One God in the Summa theologiae of Thomas Aquinas and in the Writings of Abu Hamid al-Gazali", Nova et Vetera (English Edition), vol. 12, no. 4, pp. 1127-1159.

Ellul, J. 2014, "Human Identity and Purpose in the Qur'an", Poznanskie Studia Teologiczne, , no. 28, pp. 99-113.

Ellul, J. 2014, "Ibn Rushd on the Role of Women: A Few Reflections on his Commentary on Plato's 'Republic", OIKONOMIA, vol. 13, no. 2, pp. 4-7.

Ellul, J. 2014, "The Order of Preachers and its Early Missionary Endeavours in the Islamic World", PAROLE DE L'ORIENT, vol. 39, pp. 1-22.

Ellul, J. 2013, Fahhar, Bierek, Xandar: l-Ghan, il-Hajja u l-Hidma tal-Ordni tal-Predikaturi, Pubblikazzjonijiet Dumnikani, Malta.

Ellul, J. 2010, "Marija fil-Qur'an u fit-Twemmin Musulman", KNISJA 2000, , no. 94, pp. 61.

  • ARB2026 - The Qur’ân: Its Recitation and Interpretation
  • PHI2039 - Doing Philosophy in the Islamic World
  • THL1570 - Introduction to Judaism and Islam