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Gregory Cruess, Ph.D.

Dr. Gregory M. Cruess obtained his Ph.D. in Theology from the Univeristy of Notre Dame.  He has been actively involved in parish ministry since 2013 where he began as an Adult Faith Formation Catechist (RCIA) at St. Joseph's Parish in South Bend, IN. 

Education

Ph.D., Theology, University of Notre Dame
M.A., Theological Studies, Boston College
B.A., Architecture, University of Notre Dame

 

Recent Courses

Annotated Bibliography
Church History
Systematic Theology

Selected Publications

Three Pseudo-Bernardine Works, Edited by Ann Astell and Joseph Wawrykow. Collegeville, MN: Liturgical Press, 2018. [As Member of the Catena Scholarium translating team at the University of Notre Dame.]

Aelred of Rievaulx, The Liturgical Sermons: The Durham and Lincoln Collections, Sermons 47-83 Translated by Kathryn Krug, Lewis White, and the Catena Scholarium. Collegeville, MN: Liturgical Press, 2018. [As Member of the Catena Scholarium translating team at the University of Notre Dame.

Presentations

“An Inculturated Introduction: Reintroducing Christianity in the Context of U.S. Hispanic Catholicism."  Ratzinger's Introduction to Christianity at 50” , University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, IN, 2018

“Preaching the Fourfold Gospel: Augustine's Exegetical Method in the Sermones ad populum.”,  North American Patristics Society, Chicago, IL, 2018

“Augustine's Influence on the Developing Theology of the Gifts and Beatitudes: A Medieval Reception History."  Pinckaers Symposium, University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, IN, 2018

“‘De humilitate Christi loquor’: Augustine’s Preaching on the Union of Natures in his In Iohannis Evangelium Tractatus.”  North American Patristics Society, Chicago, IL, 2017

“Augustine and Aquinas on the Gifts of the Holy Spirit.”  International Congress on Medieval Studies, Kalamazoo, MI, 2017