Doctor of Philosophy University of North Carolina, 1997. Master of Arts, University of North Carolina, 1989. Master of Divinity, Union Theological Seminary, New York City, 1974.
Bachelor, Duke University, 1971.
Parish pastor United Methodist Church, New York, 1974—1977, 1980—1985. Development, special events Museum Modern Art, 1977—1980. Adjunct teacher, 1985—1992.
Assistant professor art history Concordia College, Moorhead, Minnesota, 1992—2004. Independent scholar, adjunct faculty Fordham University, New York City, since 2004.
Member of College Art Association, Society for Catholic Liturgy.
Married Arabella Thomas Rogers, August 12, 1972. Children: Matthew, Sarah.