Virgil Michel Ecumenical Chair in Rural Social Ministries
Associate Professor of Pastoral Theology
Acting Associate Dean of Faculty, 2009-2010
B.A., Saint John's University, 1965; M.A., 1971; Ph.D., The Catholic University of America, 1986
Recent courses taught
THEO 343, Theology and the Environment
Vote Catholic: Beyond the Political Din
(Collegeville: Liturgical Press, 2008).
Lazarus at the Table: Catholics and Social Justice
(Collegeville: Liturgical Press, 2007).
Columnist for the St. Cloud Visitor
Member of the Board of Directors, Joint Religious Legislative Coalition
Member of the Social Concerns Department of the Minnesota Catholic Conference
Various public speeches and lectures on Catholic social teaching