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Dr. Paul F. Lakeland

Aloysius P. Kelley, S.J. Chair in Catholic Studies & Professor of Religious Studies
o: Canisius Hall Rm 200
p: x2492
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M.A., Oxford University, England
B.D., University of London, England
Ph.D., Vanderbilt University

Current Research Interests

Research interests include Roman Catholic ecclesiology, the theology of "la nouvelle theologie" especially the writings of Yves Congar, the place of the laity in the Catholic Church, and religion and the arts, especially literature.

Courses Taught

  1. HR 101: Minds& Bodies(fulfills EN 12
  2. RC 50: Directng IgnatianSpiritualExer
  3. RS 5: SP TP in Catholic Tradition
  4. RS 115: Introduction to Catholicism
  5. RS 230: Introduction to Catholicism
  6. RS 234: The Church
  7. RS 235: Liberation Theology
  8. RS 282: Catholic Social Teaching
  9. RS 296: Saints and Sinners
  10. RS 299: Spec Top: Catholic Intell Trad
  11. RS 350: The Classic:Truth in Rel& Arts
  12. RS 354: Saints&Sinners:Images of Holy
  13. RS 398: Independent Study
  14. RS 399: Seminar in Religious Studies