Santa Clara University

Santa Clara University
500 El Camino Real
Santa Clara, CA 95053-0335
t: (408) 554-4542
f: (408) 554-2387

Location: Kenna Hall

Paul G. Crowley, S.J.

Jesuit Community Professor

Paul Crowley received his B.A. from Stanford University, an M.A. from Columbia University, a Ph.D. in systematic and philosophical theology from Graduate Theological Union in 1984, and an S.T.L. from the Jesuit School of Theology, Berkeley in 1992. He joined the Santa Clara faculty in 1989, and has also served as visiting professor at Weston Jesuit School of Theology (now Boston College School of Theology and Ministry) and Stanford. His research focuses on the intersection of systematic theology with modern thought, and the theology of Karl Rahner in particular.

TESP 4 The Christian Tradition
TESP 50 Catholic Theology: Foundations
TESP 115 Tradition and Interpretation
TESP 185 Karl Rahner: Foundations of Christian Faith

Selected Publications: (for a complete list, access CV here)

In Ten Thousand Places: Dogma in a Pluralistic Church. Crossroad/Herder, 1997
Unwanted Wisdom: Suffering, the Cross and Hope. Continuum, 2005.
“Homosexuality and the Counsel of the Cross,” Theological Studies 65 (2004) 500-29.
“Encountering the Religious Other: Challenges to Rahner’s Transcendental Project,” Theological Studies
72 (2010) 567-85.