Bachelor in Philosophy, Pontifical College Josephinum, Worthington, Ohio, 1971. Bachelor of Sacred Theology, Pontifical Gregorian University, Rome, 1975. Doctor of Sacred Theology, Catholic University America, Washington, 1991.
Associate pastor, Diocese of San Diego, 1976-1981; master catechist, Diocese of San Diego, 1978-1981; adjunct faculty, U. San Diego, 1984-1992; director campus ministry, U. San Diego, 1984-1992; vice president, Divinity Religious Products, Carlsbad, California, since 1993. Board directors San Diego Ecumenical Conference, 1988-1991. Member Interfaith Council, San Diego, 1991.
Member Catholic Theological Society of America.
Married Mary Alicia Powers, January 15, 1994. Children: Sean Michael, Kevin Patrick.