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August 2009 Faculty News

Fr. Bryan Kromholtz, OP, assistant professor of theology at DSPT, recently published “La résurrection au dernier jour selon saint Thomas d’Aquin” (Revue Thomiste 109 (2009), pp. 55-78), a study of St. Thomas Aquinas’s theology of the general resurrection. The French-language article is based on his recently completed doctoral research at the University of Fribourg, Switzerland. Fr. Bryan’s doctoral dissertation (written in English) is currently under consideration for publication.

July 2009 DSPT Faculty News

From May 26 - 28, Fr. Richard Schenk, OP, professor of philosophy and theology at DSPT, attended the annual meeting of the Academy of Catholic Theology in Washington, D.C. The ACT was founded in 2007 as a theological society seeking to foster discourse among representatives of the various theological subdisciplines and neighboring philosophical inquiry. Read more... external link

Fr. Bryan Kromholtz, OP, assistant professor of theology at DSPT, is assisting with preaching and sacramental ministry at Holy Family Cathedral in Anchorage from June 12 to July 10. He was previously Parochial Vicar at Holy Family Cathedral from 2000 to 2002. Read more... external link

From June 22 to 25, Fr. Albert Paretsky, OP, adjunct professor of theology at DSPT, offered a series of seven talks titled “The Voice from the Whirlwind” at the Vallombrosa Retreat Center in Menlo Park, California. The talks were sponsored by the Office of Ongoing Formation for the Clergy of the Archdiocese of San Francisco. Read more... external link

Fr. Hilary Martin, OP, emeritus professor at DSPT, has returned to Melbourne in Australia for the following semester. He will be teaching at the Yarra Theological Union and will continue his ongoing study of Aboriginal religion. Read more... external link

June 2009 DSPT Faculty News

Several DSPT professors have published articles in the most recent issue of the Angelicum (86). Read more... external link

Fr. Hilary Martin, OP, Emeritus Professor, brought his work with Australian Aboriginals to DSPT this semester as part of the Faith in Human Rights symposium. Read more... external link

May 2009 DSPT Faculty News

Sr. Marianne Farina, CSC participated in a two day conference on April 3-4, 2009 exploring interfaith dialogue and study which was held at the Aquinas Institute of Theology in St. Louis, MO. The conference was entitled, "Learning from Other Religions," and was organized by Fr. Scott Steinkerchner, OP. Read more... external link

A new book by Fr. Christopher Renz, OP, In This Light Which Gives Light – A History of the College of St. Albert the Great, will be available soon. Read more... external link