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Welcome to the School of Theology
and Religious Studies

News

 
  • Rev. Dr. Michael Witczak Received an Award

    Rev. Dr. Michael Witczak, associate professor of liturgical studies, has received the 2017 Award for Teaching Excellence from Now You Know Media, a publisher of audio and video courses on Catholic topics. Dr. Witczak's course Becoming a Catholic: The History and Practice of Initiation was published last year.

  • DePrinzio Defense

    Kevin DePrinzio, O.S.A., successfully defended his dissertation on Friday, February 24th. The dissertation, titled "Your Word Pierced My Heart, and I Fell in Love: Teresa of Avila's Reading of Augustine of Hippo's Confessions" was directed by Fr. Regis Armstrong, O.F.M.Cap.

  • Dr. Dinges served as group facilitator

    Dr. Dinges served as a group facilitator for Integrating Ecology into Curricula and Course Development as part of the Ecologically Informed Theological Education Symposium sponsored by the Washington Theological Consortium and Interfaith Center for Sustainable Development and held at Catholic University on March 16th.

  • Dr. Dinges presented a lecture at St. Mark's Catholic Parish

    Dr. William Dinges presented a lecture on "Calling Catholics to Care for Creation: Some Whys and Hows" at St. Mark Catholic Parish in Vienna, VA on March 19th.

  • Dr. Miller Publishes Article

    Dr. Robert Miller has published “The Witch at the Navel of the World,” in Zeitschrift für die Alttestamentliche Wissenschaft 129 (2017): 98-102, explaining why the biblical authors placed the Witch of Endor at the foot of Mount Tabor.

Recent Events

  • DePrinzio Defense

    Kevin DePrinzio, O.S.A., successfully defended his dissertation on Friday, February 24th. The dissertation, titled "Your Word Pierced My Heart, and I Fell in Love: Teresa of Avila's Reading of Augustine of Hippo's Confessions" was directed by Fr. Regis Armstrong, O.F.M.Cap.

  • Buracker Defense

    William (BJ) Buracker defended his dissertation, "Abner Son of Ner: The Characterization and Contribution of King Saul's Chief General" on Tuesday, February 28th. The dissertation was directed by Dr. David Bosworth.

  • DePrinzio Defense

    Kevin DePrinzio, O.S.A., successfully defended his dissertation on Friday, February 24th. The dissertation, titled "Your Word Pierced My Heart, and I Fell in Love: Teresa of Avila's Reading of Augustine of Hippo's Confessions" was directed by Fr. Regis Armstrong, O.F.M.Cap.

ATS Accreditation

The School of Theology and Religious Studies is receiving a renewal accreditation evaluation committee from the Association of Theological Schools March 20 -23, 2017. We invite comments in writing to be submitted by email to the Dean at cua-strs-dean@cua.edu and/or to the director of the ATS Self-Study, Rev. Dr. Michael Witczak at witczak@cua.edu as well as the Senior Director for Accreditation and Institutional Evaluation Dr. Lester Ruiz at  ruiz@ats.edu

Job Postings

-Catholic Daughters of the Americas Chair in American Church History

 

 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).”




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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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