Seminarians - Required Books

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Theological Anthropology - Dr. Anthony Keaty

Augustine, Homilies on the First Epistle of John (The Works of Saint Augustine, A Translation for the 21st Century), ed. Dan Doyle and Thomas Martin (New York City Press: NY, 2008) ISBN: 978-1-56548-289-0

Yves Congar, The Mystery of the Temple or The Manner of God’s Presence to His Creatures from Genesis to Apocalypse, trans. Reginald Trevett (Eugene, Or: Wipf and Stock, 1962) (Bookstore 12 @ $29)

Daniel Keating, Deification and Grace (Naples, Fl: Sapientia Press, 2007) ISBN: 13:978-1-932589-37-5

Zachary Hayes, Visions of a Future: A Study of Christian Eschatology (Collegeville, MN: Liturgical Press, 1989) ISBN: 0-8146-5742-7, (Bookstore - 5 @ $18)


New Testament: Synoptic Gospels - Dr. John J. Clabeaux, Ph.D.

The New Oxford Annotated Bible. Fourth Edition (New Revised Standard Version with the Apocrypha), Michael Coogan general editor, New York:  Oxford University Press 2010, ISBN: 9780195289558, (Bookstore - 12 @ $30)

Kurt Aland ed., Synopsis of the Four Gospels, English, New York:  American Bible Society, 2010, ISBN:  9781585169429, (Bookstore - 2 @ $30)

Edward Adams, Parallel Lives of Jesus: A Guide to the Four Gospels, Louisville: Westminster John  Knox Press, 2011, ISBN: 9780664233310

Harrington, Daniel J., Jesus: A Historical Portrait, Cincinnati, OH: St. Anthony Messenger Press, 2006, ISBN: 9780867168334

Harrington, Daniel J., The Gospel of Matthew (Sacra Pagina #1) Collegeville, Minn.: Liturgical Press, 1991, ISBN: 9780814659649

Levison, Jack, Fresh Air: The Holy Spirit for an Inspired Life, Brewster, Mass.: Paraclete Press, 2013, ISBN: 9781612610689


Moral Theology I - Rev. Mark Yavarone

Pinckaers, Servais.  Morality: the Catholic View, Translated by Michael Sherwin.  South Bend, Indiana: St. Augustine’s Press, 2003, ISBN: 978-1-58731-515-2

Catechism of the Catholic Church: Second Edition (Libreria Editrice Vaticana, 1997), ISBN: 978-1-57455-110-5, (Bookstore - 9 @ $20)

Pope John Paul II,  Encyclical letter Veritatis Splendor. 1993, (Available online; paperback copies available for order at

Course Packet (available in the Fall semester)


Pastoral Counseling - Rev. Thomas F. Nestor

Hill, Clara (2009), Helping Skills: Facilitating Exploration, Insight, and Action, Washington, D.C. : American Psychological Association, ISBN 13-978-1-4338-0451-9, (Bookstore - 10 @ $36)

Switzer, David (2001), Pastoral Care Emergencies, Minneapolis: Fortress, ISBN 0-8006-3228, (Bookstore - 3 @ $13)

Gula, Richard M. (2010), Just Ministry: Professional Ethics for Pastoral Ministers, Mahwah, M.J. Paulist Press, ISBN 978-0-8091-4631-4, (Bookstore - 6 @ $13)



Christology and Trinity

Old Testament: Prophets and Writings

Liturgical Studies

Catholic Spiritual Tradition