Theology Professors Receive Catholic Press Association awards

Author: Michael O. Garvey

The Preferential Option for the Poor beyond Theology,” edited by Rev. Daniel G. Groody, C.S.C., associate professor of theology at Notre Dame, and Rev. Gustavo Gutierrez, O.P., John Cardinal O’Hara Professor of Theology at Notre Dame, received the second-place award in the social teaching category of the 2014 Book Awards from the Catholic Press Association

Prof. Timothy Matovina was awarded the Catholic Press Association Award for best feature article in a scholarly magazine category for “The First Guadalupan Pastoral Manual: Luis Laso de la Vega’s Huei tlamahuiçoltica (1649) published in Horizons: The Journal of the College Theology Society, volume 40.

Jospeh Blenkinsopp, the John A. O’Brien Professor Emeritus of Biblical Studies, recieved the third place prize in the Scripture category for his book, David Remembered: Kingship and National identity in Ancient Israel

The awards were announced during the association’s annual June meeting in Charlotte, N.C. Congratulations to all!


Originally published by Michael O. Garvey at on August 06, 2014.