Staff

Staff

Bernard Hoose

Bernard Hoose

 Academic Education:

  • 1975-1985: Gregorian University in Rome, Italy.
  • Obtained degrees in Philosophy and Theology, a licentiate in Moral Theology and a doctorate in Moral Theology.
   

Recent Publications:

  • Mysterious God. Blackrock: Columba Press, 2014.
  • Authority in the Roman Catholic Church. Aldershot: Ashgate, 2002.
  • With Philomena Cullen and Gerard Mannion, Catholic Social Justice: Theological and Practical Explorations. London: Continuum, 2007.
  • With Julie Clague and Gerard Mannion, Moral Theology for the Twenty-first Century. London: T&T Clark, 2008.
 

CIBI Modules:

  • T05: An Introduction to Moral Theology.
   

Francois Manga OCarm

Francois Manga OCarm

Academic Education:

  • Philosophy Bachelor – 2005 ( Mukasa Philosophy Institute, Yaounde)
  • Theology Bachelor – 2009 (Yaounde Catholic Institute)
  • Diploma in Carmelite Studies – 2014 (CIBI / Milltown Institute, Dublin. Ireland)
    Spiritual Accompaniment Training – 2015 ( Institut Karol Wojtila. Paris. France)
  • Editing Research on Jan Pascha’s French text – 2016 (Biblioteque Nationale de France. Paris)
  • Currently Master Student in Spirituality at the Radboud University, Nijmegen. The Netherlands)
 

CIBI Modules:

  • DC37: Spirituality and Social Justice-Isidore Bokanja.
   

PJ Breen OCarm

PJ Breen OCarm

Academic Education:

  • Bachelor of Arts, St Patrick’s College, Maynooth (1990);
  • Higher Diploma in Education, St Patrick’s College, Maynooth (1992);
  • Bachelor of Divinity, The Milltown Institute of Philosophy and Theology, Dublin, 1999.
  • Master of Divinity, The Milltown Institute of Philosophy and Theology, Dublin, 2000.
 

Recent Publications:

  • Reflections on the Readings for Every Day of the Church’s Year. Dublin: Columba Press, 2011.
 

CIBI Modules:

  • DC22: The OCarm Charism from 1950.
 

Kevin Alban OCarm

Kevin Alban OCarm

 Academic Education:

  • PhD in Church History: (London)
  • MTh in Systematic Theology (London)
  • MA in History (Oxon)
  • Lecturer in Mariology at Heythrop College, University of London, 2006 – present;
  • Lecturer in Mariology, Ecclesiology and Church History, Pontifical Beda College, Rome, 2004 – 2015.
  • Visiting Professor at St Mary’s University, Twickenham.
  • Visiting Lecturer in Church History at Blackfriars, Oxford
 

Recent Publications.

  • “The Ignea sagitta and the Second Council of Lyons” in The Carmelite Rule 1207-2007, ed. P. McMahon, Rome: Edizioni Carmelitane, 2008.
  • “Thomas Netter on Contemplation in the Doctrinale” in Memoriam fecit mirabilia Dei: Scritti in onore di Emanuele Boaga O. Carm, ed. G. Grosso and W. Santin, Rome: Edizioni Carmelitane, 2009.
  • “The Treatment of Mary in the Doctrinale of Thomas Nette ras a Resource for Contemporary Theology” in Thomas Netter of Walden: Carmelite, Diplomate and Theologian (c. 1372-1430), in Carmel in Britain. Studies on the Early History of the Carmelite Order, volume 4, ed. J. Bergström-Allen & R. Copsey. Faversham: St Albert’s Press, 2009.
  • The Teaching and Impact of the Doctrinale of Thomas Netter of Walden. Turnhout: Brepols, 2010.
 

CIBI Modules:

  • MTh02: Carmelite Historiography.
     

Mary of St Joseph OCD

Mary of St Joseph OCD Under construction      

CIBI Modules:

  • DC09: Prayer in the Carmelite Tradition (with Mary St Philip OCD).
 

Mary of St Philip OCD

Mary of St Philip OCD Under construction  

CIBI Modules:

  • DC09: Prayer in the Carmelite Tradition (with Mary St Joseph  OCD).
 

Mary of the Incarnation OCD

Mary of the Incarnation OCD Under construction    

CIBI Modules:

  • St Teresa of Avila, Doctor of the Church.
 

Vincent O’Hara OCD

Vincent O’Hara OCD Under construction      

CIBI Modules:

  • St Thérèse of Lisieux, Doctor of the Church.

Therese-Marie of the Holy Face OCD

Therese-Marie of the Holy Face OCD

Academic Education:

  • 1971-74        Lincoln Theological College
    Attended lectures on Old Testament; New Testament; Doctrine; Liturgy and Worship; Pastoral Studies; Church History; Documents of Vatican II; Occasional Lectures on a wide range of subjects.
  • 1974              Cambridge Certificate in Religious Knowledge (University of Cambridge)(6 papers: The Religion of Israel to 587 BC; Jewish Religion and Literature from 587 BC to   the Death of Herod the Great; The Four Gospels; The Apostolic Church; Doctrines of the Christian Faith and their Biblical Foundation; Modern Church History.)
  • 2013              Diploma in Carmelite Studies, Carmelite Institute of Britain and Ireland, accredited by the Milltown Institute of Philosophy and Theology.
 

Recent Publications:

  • St. Thérèse of Lisieux (Hampton Carmel Booklet) 32 Pages, 2009.
  • St. Teresa of the Andes (Hampton Carmel Booklet) 32 Pages,2010.
  • St John of the Cross CIBI Initial level module, DC 36, 2014.
 

CIBI Modules:

  • S08: Sts Louis and Zélie Martin.
  • DC36: St John of the Cross.
 

Christopher O’Donnell OCarm

Christopher O’Donnell OCarm

 Academic Education:

  • 1958: BA English, University College, Dublin.
  • 1959: MA English, University College, Dublin.
  • 1963: BD Theology, Milltown Institute, Dublin.
  • 1964: STL Theology, Milltown Institute, Dublin.
  • 1983: Doctorate Systematic Theology, Gregorian University, Rome.
 

Recent Publications:

  • Ecclesia: A Theological Encyclopedia of the Church (Collegeville: The Liturgical Press – Glazier, 1996). Pp. xxii + 520. 28×22 cm. ISBN 0-8146-5832-6. Spanish tr. 2001.
  • Love in the Heart of the Church: The Mission of Thérèse of Lisieux]. Dublin: Veritas, 1997. Pp. 256. 21 x 14 cm. ISBN 1- 85390-39- 4.  Italian tr. 2001.
  • With J. Groden, six volumes of Assemblies and resources for schools : McCrimmons, from 2001.
  • Prayer: Insights from St Thérèse of Lisieux (Dublin: Veritas, 2001).
  • Worship, Prayer and Ritual. Into the Classroom: Religious Education in the Leaving Certificate. Dublin: Veritas, 2004.  Pp. 218,  21x14cm. ISBN 1-85390-776-6.
   

CIBI Modules:

  • MTh06: Carmelite Marian Mystics (with Sanny Bruijns).
  • H03: Figures of Inspiration: Mary and Elijah.
  • S01: St Teresa of Avila.
  • DC04: Mary in the Carmelite Tradition.
       

Philip Nelson OCDS

Philip Nelson OCDS Under construction    

CIBI Modules:

  • DC07: The Carmelite School of Spirituality: Teresian Perpective (with Heather Ward).
 

Marian Murphy

Marian Murphy Under construction  

CIBI Modules:

  • DC10: Living in God’s Presence.
  • DC24: St Elizabeth of the Trinity.

Simon Nolan

Simon Nolan Under construction  

CIBI Modules:

  • DC30: The Carmelite Family in the 14th Century.
 

Josephine O’Connell OCD

Josephine O’Connell OCD

 Academic Education:

  • 1952-1958: St. Patrick’s Primary School, Toxteth, Liverpool.
  • 1958-1963: Notre Dame Secondary Commercial School, Liverpool (closed 1965).
  • 2014:  Diploma in Carmelite Studies. Carmelite Institute of Britain and Ireland

Recent Publications:

  • St. Teresa of Avila: her Life and Teaching (Dysart Carmel Booklet) 24 pages, 2014.
  • Saints of Carmel (Dysart Carmel Booklet) 28 pages, 2011.
  • Mary in My Life: Reflections based on the Encyclical Letter “Redemptoris Mater” of Pope John Paul II (Liverpool Carmel Booklet) 24 pages, 1987.   

CIBI Moduals:

  • S10: St Thérèse of the Child Jesus as Revealed in her letters (with Sheila Grimwood).
  • S11: St Teresa of Avila, Doctor of Prayer (with Sheila Grimwood).
     

Anthony O’Leary CP

Anthony O’Leary CP

 Academic education:

  • 1971 BA  Hebrew, Hellenistic Greek & Aramaic  NUI
  • 1975 STL (Biblical Theology specialisation)  Milltown Institute
  • 1978 LSS  Pontifical Biblical Institute
  • 1994 Dip Psych  NUI
  • 1982 Spiritual Direction Qualification;  SJ Manresa House
 

Recent Publications:

  • Regular contributor of  homiletic material to Scripture in Church.
  • Reviewer for the booklist of the Journal for New Testament Studies
  • Articles (Trial Narrative, Pontius Pilate, Disciples, Wine) in  Luis Deiz Merino,
  • Robin Ryan, Adolfo Lippi,  Diccionario della Pasion,  Madrid, Ediciones San Pablo, 2015
 

CIBI Modules:

  • T06: Biblical Theology of the Practice of Faith.
 

Mary of St John OCD

Mary of St John OCD Under construction

Míceál O’Neill OCarm

Míceál O’Neill OCarm

 Academic Education:

  • STD (Spirituality), Gregorian University, Rome (1990).
 

Recent Publications:

  • A Bishop Could not do Otherwise: The Life & Witness of Bishop Donal Lamont (1911-2003). Dublin: Columba Press, 2013.
 

CIBI Modules:

  • S03: St Mary Magdalene de’Pazzi.
  • DC03: Elijah in the Carmelite Tradition.
  • DC39: Carmelite Commitment to Justice and Peace.
  • DC41: Liturgy in thr Carmelite Tradition.

Oonagh Twomy OCDS

Oonagh Twomy OCDS
  • Having studied French and Spanish in UCD, Oonagh Twomey worked with the Legion of Mary in Wales and Ireland before becoming a Legion of Mary Envow in Spanish-speaking South America (Paraguay, Bolivia, Peru, Chile and Equador).
  • She has been a member of the OCDS Community at Avila, in Dublin, for many years and, using her skills in Spanish translation.
  • She has translated some of the material that is now available as part of the CIBI programmes.
  CIBI Modules:
  • Translated module DC23: The OCD Charism in the 20th  Century.

Thomas Stone OCD

Thomas Stone OCD

Under construction

       

CIBI Modules:

  • DC08: Scripture in the Carmelite Tradition.

Peter Tyler

Peter Tyler

Academic Education:

  • PhD in Mystical Theology (Durham)
  • MA in Integrative Psychotherapy (Middlesex)
  • MTh in Philosophical Theology (London)
  • MA in Philosophy, Politics and Economics (Oxon)
  • Professor, Reader and Senior Lecturer in Pastoral Theology and Spirituality at St Mary’s University, Twickenham, London 2006 – present;

Recent Publications.

  • Tyler, P.M. and E. Howells (ed), Teresa of Avila: Mystical Theology and Spirituality in the Carmelite Tradition. London: Routledge, 2016
  • Tyler, P.M., The Pursuit of the Soul: Psychoanalysis, Soul-making and the Christian Tradition. Edinburgh: T & T Clark, 2016
  • Tyler, P.M., Picturing the Soul: Revisioning Psychotherapy and Spiritual Direction. Bangalore: Dharmaram, 2014
  • Tyler, P.M., Teresa of Avila: Doctor of the Soul. London: Bloomsbury, 2013
 

Miguel Norbert Unbarri OCD

Miguel Norbert Unbarri OCD

 Academic Education:

  • 2005-2014: Doctor en Filosofía y Letras: Literatura Española del Siglo de Oro, Universidad de Sevilla. 1999. Título homologado con todos los derechos por el Ministerio de Educación Superior de España, el Estado Libre Asociado y Universidad de Puerto Rico, y el Ministerio de Educación Superior de Bélgica.
  • 2008-2009: Maestría en Artes: Literatura Comparada, Universidad de Puerto Rico. 1992.
  • 2010-2013: Bachillerato en Artes. Filología Española e Inglesa, College of the Holy Cross. 1987.
 

Recent Publications:

  • Jan van Ruusbroec y Juan de la Cruz: la mística en diálogo, Editorial de Espiritualidad, Madrid 2007.
  • Francisco de Yepes. Tejedor de buratos, místico, juglar del Señor, terciario carmelita, Rome: Edizioni Carmelitane, 2010.
  • Onze-Lieve-Vrouw der Eenzaamheid van Antwerpen, Norbert Ubarri Miguel, Michielsen Tim, Beke Arnaud, Janssen Koenraad (eds.), Antwerpen: Voor Kruis en Beeld vzw, 2010.
  • “Cervantes y Flandes”, Revista de Estudios Hispánicos, Universidad de Puerto Rico, vol. 36, n. 1-2 (2009), págs. 301-319. (Published in 2013.)
 

CIBI Modules:

MTh03: St John of the Cross.  

Mary Pia OCD

Mary Pia OCD Under construction

Heather Ward OCDS

Heather Ward OCDS

 Academic Education:

  • B.A. (Hons) First Class (English Studies) at the University of Nottingham, including the Cooper Prize (Exhibition) for the best results in Part One examinations.
  • Ph.D. (Victorian Literature and theology) at the University of Nottingham, 1982
  • M.Ed. in Religious Education & Catechesis, with Distinction, at the Maryvale Institute, Birmingham, 1998
 

Recent Publications:

  • “Happy are those who are called to his Supper”, introducing boys to the nuptial dimension of Holy Communion, The Sower, December, 2000.
  • “Metaphor in theology: a response to Prof Leukel-Schmidt” – in The Scandalous Prophet – The Way of Mission after Newbigin, ed. Foust, Hunsberger, Kirk & Ustorf, Eerdmans, 2001. (Papers from the Newbigin Colloquium, Birmingham, 1999)
  • “Earth’s crammed with Heaven: the sacramental imagination of George MacDonald”, Chesterton Review, April 2001.
  • Christian Tradition in English Literature: Poetry, Plays & Short Prose, ed Paul Cavill, Heather Ward et al, Zondervan, 2007.
 

CIBI Modules:

  • SO2: St. John of the Cross, Carmelite, mystic and poet.
  • SO6: St. Elizabeth of the Trinity. (with Marian Murphy)
  • S13: The Impact of God-a reading-guide to St. John of the Cross.
  • DC07: The Carmelite School of Spirituality, Teresian prospective, (with Philip Nelson)
  • DC11: Madam Acarie (Blessed Mary of the Incarnation).
  • DC12: Formation in Carmel, (with Sr Mary St. John, Liam Finnerty,  Joseph Mothersill)
  • DC20:Jacques de Jésus-Au Revoire les elfant.
  • DC31: Carmel in Britain and Ireland, the beginning.
  • DC32: The Third/Secular Orders from 1900 (with Monica O’Neill, Johan Bergstrom-Allen.
   

Joseph Schmidt FSC

Joseph Schmidt FSC

 Academic Education:

  • MEd Duquesne University, Pitts, PA, USA
  • MA LaSalle University, Phila, PA, USA
  • MA Catholic University of America, Washington, DC, USA
  • MA Notre Dame University, South Bend, Indiana, USA
 

Recent Publications:

  • (with Richard Rohr), Praying With Therese of Lisieux (Companions for the Journey). Word Among Us Press, 2000.
  • Everything is Grace: The Life and Way of Therese of Lisieux. Word Among Us Press, 2007.
  • (with Benedict J. Groeschel), Praying Our Experiences: An Invitation to Open Our Lives to God. Word Among Us Press, 2008.
  • Walking the Little Way of Therese of Lisieux: Discovering the Path of Love. Word Among Us Press, 2012.
 

CIBI Modules:

  • S04: St. Therese of Lisieux.

Denis Robinson CSSp

Denis Robinson CSSp

 Academic Eduction:

  • PhD: Duquesne University, Pittsburgh, PA, USA (1996);
  • MA: Duquesne University, Pittsburgh, PA, USA (1986);
  • B.D.: Maynooth Pontifical University (1979)
 

Recent Publications:

  • A chapter in With Wisdom Seeking God, ed. Una Agnew, Leuven: Peeters Press, 2008.
 

CIBI Modules:

  • MTh01: The History of Christian Spirituality.
  • MTh04: Contemporary Spiritualities.
 

Robert Opala

Robert Opala Under construction        

CIBI Modules:

  • DC19: St Raphael Kalinowski.
  • DC29: Edith Stein: Spirituality of the Cross and the Holocaust Experience.

Monica Lawless OCD

Monica Lawless OCD Under construction

Myra O’Regan Carmelite Explorers

Myra O’Regan Carmelite Explorers

Under construction

   

CIBI Modules:

  • DC38: Women in Carmel, Theresa, Threrese, Edith Stein and Elizabeth of the Trinity. (With Sheila Grimwood, Therese Mathieson OCD, Therese-Marie OCD and Jennifer Moorcroft)
 

Terence O’Reilly

Terence O’Reilly

 Academic Education:

  • 1969: BA Honours in Spanish and French, University of Nottingham.
  • 1972: PhD, University of Nottingham.
 

Recent Publications:

  • Jorge de Montemayor, Omelías sobre Miserere mei Deus, edited with an introduction and notes by Terence O’Reilly (Durham: University of Durham, 2000).
  • Adrien Gambart’s Emblem Book. The Life of St Francis de Sales in Symbols, by Elisabeth Stopp, edited by Terence O’Reilly (Philadelphia: St Joseph’s University Press, 2006).
  • Golden-Age Essays in Commemoration of A.A. Parker, edited by Terence O’Reilly and Jeremy Robbins, Bulletin of Spanish Studies 85.6 (September 2008).
  • The Bible in the Literary Imagination of the Spanish Golden Age. Images and Texts from Columbus to Velázquez (Philadelphia: St Joseph’s University Press, 2010).
  • Essays on Góngora’s Polifemo and Soledades, edited by Terence O’Reilly and Jeremy Robbins, Bulletin of Spanish Studies 90.1 (January 2013).
   

CIBI Modules:

  • MTh07: Reading St Teresa of Avila.
 

John Quigley OCDS

John Quigley OCDS Under construction

Patrick Mullins OCarm

Patrick Mullins OCarm

 Academic Education:

  • Date: 1977; Award (level): Bachelor of Engineering; Subject: Civil Engineering; Awarding Body: University College Galway;
  • Date: 1983; Award: Bacc. Phil.; Subject: Philosophy; Awarding Body: The Milltown Institute of Theology and Philosophy, Dublin.
  • Date: 1990: Award (level): Doctorate; Subject: Systematic Theology: Awarding Body: The Gregorian University, Rome.
  • Date: 2009: Award (level): Doctor of Philosophy (PhD); Subject: Spirituality: Awarding Body: The National University of Ireland.
   Recent Publications:
  • What We Believe: Understanding the Faith that We Share with the Saints. Dublin: Veritas, 2010.
  • My Soul Shall Be Healed. The New Translation of the Missal. Dublin: Veritas, 2012.
  • St Albert of Jerusalem and the Roots of Carmelite Spirituality. Institutum Carmelitanum textus et studia historica carmelitana, 34. Rome: Edizioni Carmelitane, 2012.
  • “The Sources in the Earlier Latin Tradition of the References to Salvation in the Carmelite Rule” in The Mystery of Christ in the Fathers of the Church: Essays in Honour of D. Vincent Twomey SVD, edited by Janet E. Rutherford and David Woods (Dublin: Four Courts Press, 2012) pp. 179-191.
  • “Nourishment for the Human Spirit,” Milltown Studies 69 (2012) 1-35.
 

CIBI Modules:

  • MTh05: Reading St Edit Stein.
  • MTh08: The Carmelite Claim to an Elijan Succession.
  • T02: The Sacramental Basis of Christian Living.
  • T04: The People of God.
  • T09: Christhology.
  • T10: Understanding the Charism of Consecrated Life.
  • H03: The Origins of the Carmelite Family.
  • H06: The Historical Founders of the Carmelites.
  • H07: The History of Female Contemplative Life and Recent Developments.
  • S05: Titus Brandsma.
  • S09: St Albert of Jerusalem.
  • DC25: Titus Brandsma.
  • DC35: Female Contemplative Life and Recent Developments.
  • DC40: St Albert of Jersusalem.
  • Dc42: Who Founded the Carmelites?
  • The Charism of Consecrated Life.
 

Elizabeth Mitchell

Elizabeth Mitchell

 Academic Education:

  • Dr. Elizabeth A. Mitchell completed her undergraduate studies in English Literature at the Franciscan University of Steubenville, in the United States of America, in 1997.
  • Her Licentiate degree in Institutional Social Communications from the Pontifical University of the Holy Cross, Rome, in 2000.
  • She completed her Doctoral degree in Institutional Social Communications,  the Pontifical University of the Holy Cross, Rome,
  • Her dissertation, Artist and Image: Artistic Creativity and Personal Formation in the Thought of Edith Stein, was published in 2003.
 

Recent Publications:

  • Artist and Image: Artistic Creativity and Personal Formation in the Thought of Edith Stein. Dissertationes: Series de communicatione sociali, 3. Rome: Edusc, 2003.
  • “Catholic Education: On the Front Lines of Communicating the Faith. Professional Challenges and Eternal Rewards”, paper delivered at the Fifth Professional Seminar for Church Communications Offices, held in Rome, April 27-29, 2006.
 

CIBI Modules:

  • S07: Edith Stein.
 

Triona Doherty

Triona Doherty  

Academic Education:

  • 2007.  Irish Academy of Public Relations,  Certificate in Journalism and Print Production
  • 2001-2003.  St Patrick’s College Maynooth,    Master’s Degree in Theology, specialising in Scripture
  • 1998-2001.  St Patrick’s College/ National University of Ireland Maynooth.  Baccalaureate in Theology and Arts, Theology, Anthropology, first year English
  • 1993-1998.  Pobalscoil Chiaráin, Kells, Co Meath
 

 

Thomas Curran OCD

Thomas Curran OCD Under construction  

CIBI Modules:

  • DC01: Who are the Carmelites?
 

Áilín Doyle

Áilín Doyle Under construction    

CIBI Modules:

  • Sexual Ethics and Bio Ethics.
 

Tina Dykesteen-Nilsen

Tina Dykesteen-Nilsen

Academic Education:

  • 2015:              Qualitative Research Methods (for PhD-students), MHS School of Mission and Theology, Stavanger.
  • 2012:              Philosophy of Science (for PhD-students), the University of Stavanger.
  • 2009-2011:   Practical-pedagogical education (PPU), the University of Stavanger.  
  • 2004:              Licentia in Sacra Scriptura, the Pontifical Biblical Commission, Rome. Title of dissertation: Yahweh, Unique Maker of Light and Darkness, Peace and Evil: An Analysis of           Isaiah 45:6c-7. Total mark: summa cum laude.
  • 2002:              Baccalaureatus in Sacra Scriptura, the Pontifical Biblical Commission, Rome. Total mark: summa cum laude.
  • 2002:              Education thus far acknowledged by the Faculty of Theology at the University of Oslo as equivalent to cand.theol. (letter dated 25th of February 2004).
  • 2001-2002:    Élève titulaire de l’École Biblique et Archéologique Française, Jerusalem. Title of dissertation: Light and Darkness, Peace and Evil; I, YHWH, Do All These: An Analysis of Isaiah 45:6c-7. Supervisor: Prof. Francolino Gonçalves. Mark: bien. Courses on biblical literature and history, archaeology, the topography of Jerusalem, biblical geography, biblical Hebrew and Aramaic.
  • 1998-2001:    Bachelor of Divinity, the Milltown Institute of Theology and Philosophy, Dublin. Mark:
  • 1997-1998:    One-year study of theology (grunnfag), MHS School of Mission and Theology, Stavanger.
  • 1996-1997:    First year of Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy and Theology, The Milltown Institute of Theology and Philosophy, Dublin.
  • Spring 1996: Pastoral care, University College Stavanger (now University of Stavanger).
  • 1995-1996:    First year of medical nursing, University College Stavanger (now University of Stavanger).
  • Autumn 1994:           Examen philosophicum, University College Stavanger (now University of Stavanger).
 

Recent Publications:

  • Monograph:  Isaiah and Biblical Prophecy. Dublin: The Priory Institute, 2008.
  • “Creation in Collision? Isaiah 40-48 and Zoroastrianism, Babylonian Religion and Genesis 1.” Journal of Hebrew Scriptures 13 (2013):1-20, DOI 10.5508/jhs.2013.v13.a8.
  • “Barnehagen: Kultur for læring om religioner og livssyn?” In Torill Vist and Marit Alvestad (ed.s), Læringskulturer i barnehagen: Flerfaglige forskningsperspektiver, Oslo: Cappelen Damm Akademisk, 2012, pp. 239-260.
 

CIBI Modules:

  • T01: An Introduction to the New Testament.
  • T07: An Introduction to the Old Testament.
  • T11: The Synoptic Gospels / Matthew.
  • T12: Paul’s Letters.
  • T13: The Rebirth of God’s People: The Acts of the Apostles.
  • T14: The Prophets.
  • T15: The Pentateuch.
                           

Joseph Egan MSC

Joseph Egan MSC

 Academic Education:

  • BSc (National University of Ireland) 1976;
  • BD (St Patrick’s College, Maynooth) 1979;
  • STD (Doctorate in Theology, Gregorian University, Rome) 1989.
 

Recent Publications:

  • Brave Heart of Jesus: Mel Gibson’s Postmodern Way of the Cross. Dublin: Columba Press, 2004
  • The Godless Delusion: Dawkins and the Limits of Human Sight. Oxford and Bern: Peter Lang, 2009.
  • From Misery to Hope: Encountering God in the Abyss of Suffering. Oxford and Bern: Peter Lang, 2010.
 

CIBI Modules:

  • T03: Faith and Revelation.
  • T16: The Mystery of the Triune God, Father, Son and Holy Spirit.

Richard Copsey OCarm

Richard Copsey OCarm

Academic Education:

  •  M.A. (Oxon.), S.T.L., Ph.D. is a member of the Institutum Carmelitanum in Rome and was editor of its journal “Carmelus” from 1993-2000. He has written numerous articles on early Carmelite history and spirituality and his publications include:
  • Now retired, Richard is based at the Carmelite house in London.
  •  Provincial of the British Province of Carmelites from 1990 to 1993.
  Publications:  

CIBI Modules:

  • H01: Carmel: Development of the Tradition.
   

Sean Conlon OCD

Sean Conlon OCD Under construction  

CIBI Modules:

  • DC16: The Teresian Reform.
 

Sanny Bruijns

Sanny Bruijns

 Academic Education:

  • 1985 M.A. Spirituality Catholic University of Nijmegen, Netherlands
  • 2008 Post academic course Spiritual Direction Titus Brandsma Institute, Nijmegen
 

Recent Publications:

  • Weg van Maria, KBS/VBS 2002
  • A Journey with Mary, How God Touches our Lives, Manila, 2004
  • “Titus Brandsma, a Marian Life” in: Teresa, Rivista Enciklopedika ta’Spiritwalita, Zammit Malta 2011.
 

CIBI Modules:

  • Carmelite Marian Mysticism (with Christopher O’Donnell OCarm)

Johan Bergstrom-Allen TOC

Johan Bergstrom-Allen TOC

Academic Education:

  • 1997 – 2000   B.A. (Hons).   English & Related Literature. University of York.
  • 2000 – 2002   M.Phil. English Studies 1100-1500. University of Oxford
  • 2004 –  Ph.D.  English Literature, Université de Lausanne. (research ongoing part-time)
    Recent Publications:
  • Johan Bergström-Allen, (ed.), Climbing the Mountain: An Introduction to Carmelite Spirituality, (Faversham: Saint Albert’s Press & Rome: Edizioni Carmelitane, 2010).
  • Johan Bergström-Allen and Richard Copsey, (eds.), Thomas Netter of Walden: Carmelite, Diplomat and Theologian (c.1372-1430), Carmel in Britain 4, (Faversham: Saint Albert’s Press & Rome: Edizioni Carmelitane, 2009).
 

CIBI Modules:

  • H09: The History of Carmelite Devotions.
  • DC18: John of St Samson.
  • DC32: The third / Secular Orders from 1900 (with Monica O’Neill OCDS and Heather Ward OCDS).
     

Greg Burke OCD

Greg Burke OCD

 Academic Education:

  • 1984: BA, University of Queensland, Australia
  • 2001: MA in Theology, Washington Theological Union, USA
 

Recent Publications:

  • “Charism and Conflict: Jerome Gracián and the Order’s Self-Understanding”, Mount Carmel, October- December 2006, pp. 31-38.
  • “Fr Jerome Gracian: A Heroic Follower of St Teresa”, Mount Carmel, October-December 2014,
 

CIBI Modules:

  • H05: Carmelite Reform and Renewal in the 16th Century.

Máire Byrne

Máire Byrne

 Academic Education: 

  • Doctoral Degree in Theology (PhD), 2003-2007,  St Patrick’s College, Maynooth, Co Kildare.
  • Master’s Degree in Theology (MTh), 2001-2003, St Patrick’s College, Maynooth, Co Kildare.
  • Baccalaureate in Theology & Arts (BATh), 1998-2001, St Patrick’s College, Maynooth, Co Kildare.
  • Professional Diploma in Education (PDE) , 2011-2012, National University of Ireland, Maynooth, Co Kildare
 

Recent Publications: 

  • Forthcoming “God (Titles and Epithets) Christianity” The Encyclopedia of the Bible and Its Reception, De Gruyter, 2014.
  • Forthcoming “Biblical Literacy: The Irish Situation,” Ways of Knowing, T&T Clark, September 2014.
  • “Christian Blogging” Treasures of Irish Christianity 2, Vertias, 2013.
  • “Comparative Theology and the Flood Narrative,” Opening Heaven’s Floodgates, Gorgias Press, 2013.
  • “The Divine Designations in Biblical Texts: Towards a Hermeneutical Model,” Text, Theology, and Trowel: Recent research into the Hebrew Bible, Scranton, PA: Scranton Univ Press, 2010.
  • “The Influence of Egyptian Throne Names on Isaiah 9:5: A Reassessment in Light of the Divine Designations in the Book of Isaiah,” A Land Like Your Own, Eugene, OR: Wipf & Stock, 2010.
  • “Rethinking Irish Catholic Identity,” Studying Faith, Practicing Peace, Irish Peace Centres, 2010.
   

CIBI Modules:

  • Induction Module.
  • Long Essay Preparation Modules.
  • Dissertation Preparation Module.
   

Roderick Campbell Guion OCDS

Roderick Campbell Guion OCDS Under construction    

CIBI Modules:

  • S12: St Elizabeth of the Trinity: transformation and the mystic tradition.
 

Veronica Errington TOC

Veronica Errington TOC Under construction  

CIBI Modules:

  • DC28: St Teresa of the Andes.
 

Liam Finnerty OCD

Liam Finnerty OCD Under construction  

CIBI Modules:

  • DC12: Formation in Carmel (with Heather Ward, Mary of St John OCD and Joseph Mothersill OCarm.
 

James McCaffrey OCD

James McCaffrey OCD

Academic Education:

  • Doctorate in Sacred Scripture from the Biblical Institute, Rome.
  • Diploma in Sacred Scripture from the École Biblique de Jérusalem.
 

Recent Publications:

  • The Carmelite Charism: Exploring the Biblical Roots (Dublin: Veritas, 2004)
  • Captive Flames: A Biblical Reading of the Carmelite Saints (Dublin: Veritas, 2005).
  • Prayer – The Heart of the Gospels (Dublin: Columba Press, 2008).
  • Infinite Horizons: Scripture through Carmelite Eyes (Oxford: Teresian Press, 2013).
 

CIBI Modules:

  • H04: The Carmelite Charism: Exploring Biblical Roots.
 

Frank McAlleese OCarm

Frank McAlleese OCarm Under construction    

CIBI Modules:

  • DC17: Bl John Soreth.

Wilfrid McGreal OCarm

Wilfrid McGreal OCarm
  • A former Prior Provincial of the English Province of Carmelites, is well-known as an author and broadcaster on radio and television.
  • His At the Fountain of Elijah: The Carmelite Tradition, published in 1999, is one of his best-known books and, in 2016.
  • He published A Stumbling Pilgrim Guided by Indirections, a biography of Father Malachy Lynch (1899-1972), the remarkable Carmelite friar from Ireland who re-established the Order’s presence at Aylesford Priory in Kent.
 

CIBI Modules:

  • DC06: The Carmelite School of Spirituality, an OCarm Perspective
 

Julienne McLean

Julienne McLean Under construction  

CIBI Modules:

  • DC14: Psychology and Carmelite Spirituality (with Peter Tyler).
 

Jennifer Moorcroft TOC

Jennifer Moorcroft TOC Under construction  

CIBI Modules:

  • DC28: St Teresa of the Andes.
  • DC38: Women of Carmel, Teresa, Thérèse, Edith Stein and Elizabeth of the Trinity, (with Sheila Grimwood, Myra O’Regan, Thérèse Mathieson OCD and Thérèse-Marie OCD).
 

Therese Mathieson OCD

Therese Mathieson OCD Under construction    

CIBI Modules:

  • DC38: Women of Carmel, Teresa, Thérèse, Edith and Elizabeth (with Sheila Grimwood, Thérèse Mathieson OCD, Thérése-Marie OCD and Myra O’Regan).
 

Camoli Maccise OCD

Camoli Maccise OCD Under construction    

CIBI Modules:

  • DC23: The OCD Charism in the 20th Century (translated by Oonagh Twomey).
 

Sheila Grimwood

Sheila Grimwood

 Academic Education:

  • 1971 University of London, King’s College, B.A. Hons. 2:2 in History
  • 1972 University of Oxford, Lady Spencer-Churchill College of Education, PGCE
  • 2008 University of London, Heythrop College, M.A. with merit in Christian Spirituality
  • Currently studying for a research degree on Teresa of Avila at Heythrop
 

CIBI Modules:

  • S10: St Thérèse of the Child Jesus as Revealed in her letters (with Josephine O’Connell OCD).
  • S11: St Teresa of Avila, Doctor of the Church (with Josephine O’Connell OCD).
  • DC34: Some Themes from the Writings of St Teresa of Avila.
  • DC38: Women of Carmel: (with Myra o’Regan, Thérèse Mathieson OCD, Thérèse-Marie OCD and Jennifer Moorcroft).
 

Mary Forrest, Carmelite Explorers

Mary Forrest, Carmelite Explorers Under construction

Micheal Hender OCarm

Micheal Hender OCarm Under construction   CIBI Modules:
  • DC33: The History of Carmel in Zimbabwe.

Thomas Jordan OP

Thomas Jordan OP Under construction   CIBI Modules:
  • DC05: What is Spirituality?
   

Syliva Lucas TOC

Syliva Lucas TOC Under construction  

CIBI Modules:

  • DC13: Carmel and Inter-faith Dialogue.
 

Joseph Mothersill OCarm

Joseph Mothersill OCarm Under construction    

CIBI Modules:

  • DC02: The Rule of St Albert.