Fr. Gabriel Rochelle

The Very Reverend Gabriel Rochelle is the retired pastor of St. Anthony of the Desert, Las Cruces NM, a mission of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the USA. Beyond his undergraduate studies in classics and philosophy, he holds degrees in theology (M.Div.), biblical languages and literature (Th.M.), theology and literature (Ph.D.), and Celtic Studies (M.A.). Fr. Gabriel has taught in colleges and seminaries for over four decades and currently serves as professor of Biblical Studies at St. Sophia Theological Seminary, South Bound Brook NJ, and in the Honors College of New Mexico State University. Fr. Gabriel served as an editor for several theological journals and has published many articles, reviews, and nine books. He has had an ongoing podcast series, “Musings from the High Desert,” on AncientFaith.com. Selected Bibliography: Create and Celebrate (1971), Spiritual Care by Dietrich Bonhoeffer (translation and introduction; 1985), What Wondrous Love (1997), Bread for the Wilderness (2001), A Staff to the Pilgrim: Meditations on the Way with Nine Celtic Saints (2017), Clearing Paths (Darkly Bright Press, 2021).


Poetry by Fr. Gabriel Rochelle
How Words Work  NEW
Homage to Borges