Faculty & Staff Directory

Matthew Levering, Ph.D.

James N. and Mary D. Perry, Jr. Chair of Theology

mlevering@usml.edu

(847) 281-7067

B.A., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, M.T.S., Duke University, Ph.D., Boston College.  Previous appointments include: associate professor of theology at Ave Maria University,  Myser Fellow at the Center for Ethics and Culture at the University of Notre Dame, and professor of theology at University of Dayton.  Author or co-author of over twenty books including Scripture and Metaphysics, Participatory Biblical Exegesis, Biblical Natural Law, Engaging the Doctrine of Revelation, Engaging the Doctrine of the Holy Spirit, and Proofs of God.  Editor or co-editor of fourteen books including most recently The Oxford Handbook of Sacramental Theology, Aristotle in Aquinas’s Theology, and The Reception of Vatican II. Translator of Gilles Emery, O.P.’s The Trinity.  Co-editor of Nova et Vetera and of the International Journal of Systematic Theology.  Member of the Academy of Catholic Theology and of Evangelicals and Catholics Together.

Books

On the Priesthood: Classic and Contemporary Texts

Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield, 2003.

Christian Dying: Classic and Contemporary Texts

Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield, 2004.

Prayer and Contemplation: Classic and Contemporary Texts

Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield, 2005.

Marriage and the Family: Classic and Contemporary Texts

Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield, 2005.

John with St. Thomas Aquinas: Theological Exegesis and Speculative Theology

Co-edited with Michael Dauphinais.

Washington, D.C.: Catholic University of America Press, 2005.

Papers & Presentations