Newman Theological College

Assistant Professor

Church History and Systematic Theology



Ph.D. The Catholic University of America, Washington, DC

Dissertation: “Desire, Eros, and Fulfillment: St. Bonaventure’s Anthropology and Mysticism of Desire.”

M.A. The Catholic University of America, Washington, DC
B.A. Franciscan University of Steubenville, OH


Areas of Interest

Bonaventure, Christology, World Religions


Current Projects

  • “Holiness and the History of the Church in Benedict XVI’s General Audiences”

List of Pope Benedict’s General Audiences on the history of the Church.

  • Ongoing research on Bonaventure’s theology of desire.

Academic Resources

Medieval Church History


World Religions


Contact Information

Newman Theological College

10012 - 84 Street

Edmonton, AB, T6A 0B2

Phone: 780.392.2450