Professor - Religious Studies
Office: Gibbons 404
School: Arts and Sciences
Ph.D., Theology (Theological Ethics), Boston College, 1995
Th.M., S.T.L., Theology, Regis College, University of Toronto, 1991
M.Div., Theology, Regis College, University of Toronto, 1990
M.A., Ph.L., Philosophy, Gonzaga University, Spokane, 1988
B.A., General, University of St. Michael's College, University of Toronto, 1978
Research and Interests:
Catholic Moral Theology/Christian Ethics
Comparative Religious Ethics
Professional Affiliations & Memberships:
Society of Christian Ethics
Catholic Theological Society of America
College Theology Society
American Academy of Religion
Canadian Theological Society
Theological Ethics in the United States and Canada: A Comparative Study (manuscript in progress).
"Christology and Catholic Moral Teaching on Homosexuality" (forthcoming).
“Review of Rob Arner, Consistently Pro-Life: The Ethics of Bloodshed in Ancient Christianity; Paul Alexander, ed., Christ at the Checkpoint: Theology in Service of Justice and Peace; Eli Sarasan McCarthy, Becoming Nonviolent Peacemakers: A Virtue Ethic for Catholic Social Teaching and U.S. Policy,” Journal of the Society of Christian Ethics, 34, 2 (Fall/Winter 2014), 217-20.
“Review of Patricia Lamoureux and Paul J. Wadell, The Christian Moral Life: Faithful Discipleship for a Global Society,” Horizons: Journal of the College Theology Society, 39, 1 (Spring 2012), 149-50.
"Jesus and Virtue Ethics in the Spirituality of Jean Vanier," New Theology Review, 21, 2 (May 2008), 59-69.
"Challenges to Just War Theory Since 'The Challenge of Peace'," Catholic Theological Society of America, Proceedings, 62 (June 7-10, 2007), 124-25.
"Roman Catholic Ethics: Three Approaches," in Anthony F. Falikowski, Experiencing Philosophy. Toronto: Prentice Hall, 2003.