Daniel Luby, S.T.L., S.T.D.

Daniel J. Luby, S.T.L., S.T.D., with a background in ministry formation, homiletics and the spiritual life, shares his expertise in pastoral leadership and practice with ministry students through a breadth of pastoral ministry and theology courses.

Education

  • S.T.D., Spiritual Theology, University of St. Thomas Aquinas in the City (Angelicum), Rome, Italy, Magna Cum Laude
  • S.T.L., Spiritual Theology, University of St. Thomas Aquinas in the City (Angelicum), Rome, Italy, Summa Cum Laude
  • M.A., Theology, University of Dallas, Irving, TX
  • B.A., Communication Arts, University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, IN

Academic Appointments

University of Dallas

  • Director, Graduate Enrollment & Student Services, School of Ministry, 2010-present
  • Affiliate Assistant Professor, School of Ministry, 2007-present
  • Tschoepe Chair of Homiletics, School of Ministry, 2007-2010
  • Adjunct Faculty, Institute for Religious and Pastoral Studies, 1987-2006
  • Adjunct Lecturer, Department of Theology, 1980-1986

LaSalle University

  • Summer Adjunct Faculty, 1989, 1990

Professional Experience

University of Notre Dame Center for Church Life

  • Consultant & Advisory Board Member, Echo Faith Formation Leadership Program, 2005-2013

Diocese of Fort Worth

  • Director, Division of Christian Formation, 1994-2006
  • Director, Office of Adult Formation, 1992-2006
  • Director, RENEW Office, 1989-1992
  • Director, Office of Continuing Education for Clergy; Office of Continuing Pastoral Formation, 1982-1989
  • Theological Consultant, Permanent Deacon Formation Program, 1984-2010
  • Theological Consultant, Light of Christ Lay Ministry Formation Program, 1998-2007


North Texas Catholic Newspaper

  • Columnist, 1990-2007

Catholic News Service

  • Contributor, Faith Alive!, syndicated feature, 1995-2012
  • Contributor, Word to Life, syndicated feature, 2002-2007

Presentations

Daniel J. Luby speaks on a variety of topics, including ministry formation, spirituality in everyday life and preaching. Among many years of service to the Catholic Church in North Texas, Dan has given a series of retreats for the senior leadership of Christus Health, spoken at NALM and has taught several courses in Rome. 

Awards & Honors

2006: First Place, Best Regular Column, Spiritual Life, Catholic Press Association
2003: First Place, Best Regular Column, Spiritual Life, Catholic Press Association
2001: First Place, Best Regular Column, Spiritual Life, Catholic Press Association