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Theology educator

Joseph Andrew Bracken, American theology educator. Ordained priest Roman Catholic Church, 1962. Member American Academy Religion, Catholic Theological Society of America (board directors 1989-1991), College Theology Society, Metaphys. Society of America.

Background

Bracken, Joseph Andrew was born on March 22, 1930 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Andrew Joseph and Agnes Patricia (Ryan) Bracken.

Education

Bachelor of Literature, Xavier University, Cincinnati, 1953. Master of Arts, Loyola University, Chicago, 1960. Doctor of Philosophy, University Freiburg, Federal Republic Germany, 1968.

Career

Assistant professor, St. Mary of Lake Seminary, Chicago, 1968-1974;associate professor, Marquette U., Milwaukee, 1974-1982;professor theology, Xavier U., Cincinnati, since 1982;department chairman, Xavier U., Cincinnati, 1982-1985.

Achievements

  • Ordained priest Roman Catholic Church, 1962.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Freiheit und Kausalität bei Schelling, 1974. What Are They Saying About the Trinity?, 1979. The Triune Symbol—Persons, Process and Community, 1985.

      Society and Spirit: A Trinitarian Cosmology, 1991. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member American Academy Religion, Catholic Theological Society of America (board directors 1989-1991), College Theology Society, Metaphys. Society of America.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: tennis; swimming.

Connections

father:
Andrew Joseph Bracken

mother:
Agnes Patricia (Ryan) Bracken