A discussion of the ethical dimensions of the Vatican Synod on the family.
Sally Vance-Trembath was born and raised in Iowa. She earned her MA and Ph. D. at the University of Notre Dame, and has worked in Catholic education all her professional life. During the Archbishop Hunthausen investigation by the Vatican, she served on his Pastoral Council. That experience was seminal in the formation of her work on the ecclesiology of Vatican II. Her first publication was in Theological Studies entitled John Paul II's Ut Unum Sint and the Conversation with Women in 1999. Her latest is Theologies in Dialogue: The Place of Religion in the 21st Century University, published in Consensus: A Canadian Lutheran Journal of Theology in 2006. She was national the Vice-President of Voice of the Faithful, the lay organization that was formed to respond to the abuse of children by clergy and the leadership crisis in the Church. She has appeared frequently on television and radio on Catholic issues, and is a member of St. Ignatius Parish in San Francisco.
Dr. Fullam joined the faculty at SCU's Jesuit School of Theology in August 2003. As Associate Professor of Moral Theology, she teaches courses such as Fundamental Moral Theology, Sexual Ethics, Luther and Ignatius: Conversations Ethics, and Spirituality of Pastoral Ministry, and Issues in Virtue Ethics. Location:
Dr. Fullam's research interests include virtue ethics, Thomas Aquinas, biomedical ethics, Ignatian spirituality, and the relationship of spirituality and ethics.
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