Anthony C. Sciglitano, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Religion; Chair
Dr. Sciglitano is the Director of the University Core Curriculum.
Anthony Sciglitano is an associate professor in the Department of Religion. His doctoral degree is in Catholic systematic theology from Fordham University. He works in the areas of theological hermeneutics; theology, religion and secularism; theology of religions; and fundamental religion. His book, entitled Cross and Covenant: An Anti-Marcionite Theology of Religions, will be published by Crossroad in Fall of 2011. He is interested in the relation between philosophy and theology as it is historically realized, and in the relations between practicing faith traditions and secular culture. Together with his colleague, Dr. Ki Joo Choi, Dr. Sciglitano edited the volume Christianity in Culture used in the Sophomore Core Curriculum course, Christianity and Culture in Dialogue . Professor Sciglitano has published articles in Modern Theology, and in a journal of Catholic-Evangelical dialogue called Pro Ecclesia. He chairs the Department of Religion and is also the Director of the University Core Curriculum housed in the Institute for Interdisciplinary Studies.
- Ph.D., Fordham University, Contemporary Systematic Theology, 2003
- M.A., Saint John’s University, Collegeville, MN, Systematic Theology, Scripture, 1992
- B.A., Saint John’s University, Collegeville, MN, Political Science, 1988
- Prometheus and Kant: Neutralizing Theological Discourse and Doxology
Modern Theology, 25(3), 387- 414,
- Pope Benedict XVI's Jesus of Nazareth: Agape and Logos
- Contesting the World and the Divine: Balthasar's Trinitarian "Response" to Gianni Vattimo's Secular Christianity
Modern Theology, 23(4), 525- 559,
- Life is Beautiful: The Lure of Evil and the Rebellion of Love (Book Chapter)
In Kim Blessing and Paul Tudico (Eds.), "Movies and the Meaning of Life," Chicago, Open Court Press,