Father Thomas G. Weinandy, O.F.M. Cap., Distinguished Fellow of the St. Paul Center for Biblical Theology, serves as Executive Director of the Secretariat for Doctrine and Pastoral Practices of the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops.
He earned a B.A. in Philosophy at St. Fidelis College, Herman, Pennsylvania in 1969, an M.A. in Systematic Theology at Washington Theological Union in 1972, and a Doctorate in Historical Theology at King's College, University of London, in 1975.
Father Weinandy's major fields of specialty are History of Christology, especially Patristic, Medieval and Contemporary, History of Trinitarian Theology, History of Soteriology, and Philosophical Notions of God.
He has held academic positions at Georgetown University, Mount St. Mary's University in Emmitsburg, Maryland, Franciscan University of Steubenville, Loyola College, Baltimore, and the University of Oxford. At Oxford, he was Warden of Greyfriars and tutor and lecturer in History and Doctrine in the Faculty of Theology from 1991-2005. He was Chairman of the Faculty of Theology from 1997 to 1999.
Father Weinandy is a member of the Catholic Theological Society of America, the Fellowship of Catholic Scholars, the Catholic Theological Society of Great Britain, the North American Patristics Society, and the Association Internationale D'Etudes Patristiques.
Some of his books on religion have been translated into several languages including Roumanian and Polish.
He has also published many scholarly articles in various journals including The Thomist, New Blackfriars, Communio, First Things, Pro Ecclesia, Logos: A Journal of Catholic Thought and Culture, and the International Journal of Systematic Theology.
He has written many popular articles including those for New Covenant, National Catholic Register, Pastoral Life, Canadian Catholic Review, and New Oxford Review.
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