Dr. John (Ellsworth) Hutchison-Hall is an Eastern Orthodox Christian theologian, philosopher, historian, and cultural commentator. Author of the acclaimed four volume Orthodox Saints of the British Isles series, the first comprehensive compendium of its kind. Dr. Hutchison-Hall has begun work on the multi-volume series of the lives of Orthodox Saints of the Pre-Schism See of Rome outside of the British Isles, expanding upon the work he has done for his website and blog.Dr. Hutchison-Hall has served as a Field Education Supervisor for seminarians and as both a disaster response and hospital chaplain. Though currently focusing exclusively on research and publishing, in the past Dr. Hutchison-Hall has provided individual pastoral counselling, and run support groups for people with mental illness. Dr. Hutchison-Hall has lectured widely and written on pastoral care in disaster response and compiled several service books. Dr. Hutchison-Hall lives in New York City and has a Bachelor of Arts (Double Honours) in History and Philosophy with a concentration in Bioethics, a Licentiate in Pastoral Theology, and a Doctorate of Ministry in Pastoral Counselling.