Rev. Pat Madden, Ph.D.

Adjunct Professor

Education

Ph.D., Biblical Studies, The Catholic University of America, Washington, D.C.
M.A., Latin, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI
M.A., Liturgy, University of Notre Dame, South Bend, IN
M.Div., St. Meinrad School of Theology, St. Meinrad, IN
B.A., Philosophy, St. Joseph Seminary College, Covington, LA

Sabbatical Hebrew & Arabic studies, The Catholic University of America, Washington, D.C.
Certificate in Modern Hebrew, Ulpan Akiva, Kitah Daleth, Netanya, Israel
Certificate in Modern Hebrew, Linguaphone Institute, London, England

Academic Appointments

University of Dallas

Adjunct Professor, IRPS & School of Ministry, 2003-present

Loyola University

Adjunct Faculty, Institute for Ministry, 2003-present

Diocese of Shreveport

Director, Greco Institute, 2002-present
Adjunct Instructor, 1982-1990, 1998-2002

St. Mary's Seminary & University

Assistant Profesoor of Scripture, 1995-1998

Pastoral Experience

Associate Pastor, various churches, Diocese of Alexandria-Shreveport, 1974-1982, 1998-2002
Campus Minister, ULM, Monroe, LA, 1998-2002
Hospital Chaplain, LSU Medical Center, Shreveport, LA, 1988-1990
Hopsital Chaplain, St. Francis Cabrini Hospital, Alexandria, LA, 1982-1987

Select Publications

  • Eleven articles in Homily Service published by The Liturgical Conference from 1998 to 2002.
  • Jesus' Walking on the Sea: An Investigation of the Origin of the Narrative Account. BZNW Volume 81. Berlin: de Gruyter, January 1997.
  • "The Role of the Christian Community in the Process of Initiation according to the RCIA." Emmanuel 86 (1980) 79-86.
  • "A Hermeneutic of Ephesians 5." Resonance 8 (1975) 72-80.

Professional Memberships

  • Catholic Biblical Association of America Catholic
  • Theological Society of America
  • College Theological Society
  • Notre Dame Center for Pastoral Liturgy
  • Society of Biblical Literature

Curriculum Vitae

News

Iraqi Couple Will Use UD Education to Enrich, Preserve Culture

They came here so that someday, they can go back with even more to offer. Sana Kandalan, MA '19, and Anmar Oghanna, MBA '19, a wife and husband, both received scholarships to pursue graduate education at UD; they hope to use their degrees and experiences here to better serve their community back home in Erbil.

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Trailblazing Golden Crusaders Pave Path for Future Generations

During their freshman year, a mere nine miles from the UD campus, President John F. Kennedy was shot in Dealey Plaza on Nov. 22, 1963. Kennedy's famous words, "Ask not what America will do for you, but what together we can do for the freedom of man," were imprinted on the memories of these freshmen, influencing the development of their characters and philanthropic spirits and empowering them to serve with distinction in all types of vocations.

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Professor Scott Churchill Explores the Souls of Animals

After happening across the early biophilosopher Jakob von Uexküll as a freshman biology major, Professor of Psychology Scott Churchill began peering into the worlds of animals through what Uexküll called the "spiritual eye" rather than our physical one; there, he discovered the animal spirit.

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