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priest , Theology educator

Vernon Joseph Ruland, American priest, theology educator. Joined Society of Jesus (Jesuit), Roman Catholic Church, 1950, ordained priest, 1963; licensed marriage-family-child counselor, California.

Background

Ruland, Vernon Joseph was born on October 28, 1931 in Erie, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Vernon Joseph and Nell Marie (Driscoll) Ruland.

Education

Master of Arts in English, Licentiate in Philosophy, Loyola University, Chicago, 1957. Licentiate in Theology, Loyola University, Chicago, 1964. Doctor of Philosophy in Theology and Literature, University Chicago, 1967.

Master of Arts in Counseling, University Detroit, 1972.

Career

Teacher English St. Xavier High School, Cincinnati, 1958-1960. Professor fundamental theology Jesuit School Theology, Chicago, 1967-1969. Professor theology University Detroit, 1969-1974.

Professor theology, pastoral minister University San Francisco, since 1974. Visiting professor University Chicago, 1975-1976.

Achievements

  • Joined Society of Jesus (Jesuit), Roman Catholic Church, 1950, ordained priest, 1963. Licensed marriage-family-child counselor, California.

Connections

father:
Vernon Joseph Ruland

mother:
Nell Marie (Driscoll) Ruland