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Welcome to the School of Theology
and Religious Studies


  • Dr. Grabowski appointed as USCCB consultant

    Dr. Grabowski has been appointed to another three year term as a theological consultant to the U.S,C..C.B.'s Committee on Laity ,Marriage, Family & Youth. This is the third time that he has served in this capacity. Consultants attend bi-annual meetings of the committee, advise bishop members on policy and pastoral initiatives, and assist in the production of teaching documents issued by the Conference.

  • Society of Biblical Literature Annual Meeting

    The Biblical Area was well-represented at the Society of Biblical Literature Annual Meeting in San Antonio, TX. Four professors and four students presented papers. Click above for more information.

  • Dr. Miller has article published

    Dr. Robert Miller has published “The Hebrew Bible’s Concept of Life,” in Communio Viatorum, vol. 57, no. 111 (2015 [sic]), pp. 223-39. This essay presents what Old Testament scholarship can contribute to the Science-and-Theology question of “What is life?”

  • Msgr. Clay Offers Conference on the Revised Order of Celebrating Matrimony

    Msgr. Michael Clay, Associate Dean for Seminary and Ministerial Studies, offered a day-long conference to the priests and deacons of the Diocese of Richmond on November 11 on the recently revised Order of Celebrating Matrimony. The conference examined the expanded praenotanda, the revisions of the Order, and the new appendices.

  • Fr. Witczak Gave a Lecture

    Fr. Michael Witczak, associate professor of liturgical studies and sacramental theology in the School of Theology and Religious Studies made a presentation on "The Order of Celebrating Matrimony: Perspectives on the New Translation" for the Diocese of Arlington, Virginia, chapter of the National Association of Pastoral Musicians, on Saturday, November 12, 2016.

Recent Events

  • Voiles Defense

    Gregory D. Voiles successfully defended his doctoral dissertation, entitled "The Shape of Spiritual Direction in the Mystical Theology of Jan van Ruusbroec" on September 19, 2016.

  • STRS Proudly Graduates 64 Students

    On Saturday, May 14th, the School of Theology and Religious Studies distributed degrees to 64 of its undergraduate and graduate students.

  • Wise Defense

    Mr. Joshua Wise presented his dissertation on Thursday, April 28th. His dissertation titled, "The Role of Hell in Various Universalistic Theologies with Special Reference to the Theology of George MacDonald".

 Humanae Vitae

A statement signed by hundreds of Catholic scholars affirming the Church's teaching on the gift of sexuality, and information on the future conference: “Healing the Wounds in Human Sexuality and Marriage by Embracing God’s Vision for Love and Marriage: A Fiftieth Year Anniversary Symposium on Humanae Vitae (1968-2018).”

Upcoming Events

Dean's Corner

A Message from STRS Dean Very Rev. Mark Morozowich S.E.O.D. 

Welcome to the website of CUA’s School of Theology and Religious Studies!  Whether you are a current student, a prospective applicant, or simply a visitor, I hope you will find here what you are looking for, and be excited to learn more about our great school and the opportunities it offers!


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