Theological Studies:
Faculty & Staff

Theological Studies

Geoffrey J. Grubb, Ph.D., M.A., B.A.

Professor of Religious Studies
Dean, The School of Arts & Sciences

Education

  • Ph.D., Historical Theology, Saint Louis University
  • M.A., Theology, The Catholic University of America
  • B.A., Theology, Saint Louis University

Areas of expertise

  • History of Christianity: Origins to the Renaissance
  • History of Christianity: Reformation to the Present
  • Christian Ethics
  • Survey of Catholic Belief
  • Celebrating the Sacraments
  • Theology of Marriage
  • Jesus the Christ
  • The Shape and Mission of the Church
  • Leadership Ethics

Recent presentations

  • “The Death Penalty and a Pro-life Agenda.” The Catholic Chronicle 72/6 (2 June 2006): 8.
  • Book Review. Sobolewski, Gregory. Martin Luther, Roman Catholic Prophet. Milwaukee: Marquette University Press, 2001, for the Catholic Studies website, hosted by Adelphi University, Philadelphia, PA; posted 20 December 2002 at http://home.adelphi.edu/~catissue/REVIEWS/2002/sobolews.htm.
  • Book Review. Bacik, James J. Catholic Spirituality, Its History and Challenge. New York: Paulist Press, 2002, in The Catholic Chronicle, 17 May 2002.

Recent publications

  • “The Second Vatican Council,” First Monday adult education series presentation, Saint Michael Parish, Findlay, Ohio, 7 May 2007.
  • ““Virtue Ethics: an Old and New Approach to Christian Morality,” Theology UnCorked series, Christ the King Parish, Toledo, Ohio, 20 April 2007. “The Eucharist is about Thanksgiving,” a presentation for the parents of candidates for first communion, Blessed Sacrament Parish, Toledo, Ohio, 8 March 2007.
  • ““How the Spirit Gifts Us and Leads Us to Care for Others,” presentation for parents and candidates for confirmation, Blessed Sacrament Parish, 12 February 2007.
  • ““The Eucharist is about Thanksgiving,” a presentation for the parents of candidates for first communion, Christ the King Parish, Toledo, Ohio, 7 February 2007.
  • ““The Eucharist is about Thanksgiving,” a presentation for the parents of candidates for first communion, Gesu Parish, Toledo, Ohio, 24 January 2007.
  • ““How the Spirit Gifts Us and Leads Us to Care for Others,” presentation for sponsors and candidates for confirmation, Saint Joseph Parish, Sylvania, Ohio, 23 January 2007.

Recent awards and/or recognition

  • Who’s Who Among America’s Teachers, 8h edition, 2004
  • Who’s Who Among America’s Teachers, 6th edition, 1999.

Contact


Geoffrey J. Grubb
Office: CAH 4
Phone: 419-824-3818
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