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Welcome to the School of Theology
and Religious Studies


  • Dean Morozowich Lectures on the 1946 Lviv Pseudo Synod and Liturgical Identity

    On November 12th Fr. Mark Morozowich spoke at the LaSalle University sponsored conference entitled “Ecumenical Encounters between East and West. Catholicism and Orthodoxy in Ukraine.” His presentation "The Pseudo-Synod of 1946: Liturgical Implications and Identity" addressed the underlying ecumenical and liturgical issues of the Ukrainian Greek Catholic Church both internally and externally.

  • Dr. Jones presented a paper

    Dr. Charles B. Jones presented the paper, “A Re-examination of Ven. Taixu's Jiànshè rénjian jìngtu lùn (‘On the Establishment of the Pure Land in the Human Realm’)” at the International Conference “Implementation of Humanistic Buddhism in East Asia and South East Asia” held December 2-3, 2016 at the Chinese University of Hong Kong.

  • 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?”

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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