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Faculty Directory

Christopher M Hadley, SJ

Assistant Professor of Systematic Theology

Consortial Faculty
At the GTU since

Director of the Master of Divinity Program at JST. Member of the Catholic Theological Society of America, the College Theology Society, and the American Academy of Religion. Member of the Jesuit community and Catholic Priest of the Roman and Byzantine rites.

Degrees and Certifications

Marquette University, Ph.D., 2015

Boston College School of Theology and Ministry, S.T.L (2010) and M.Div (2009)

Research and Teaching Interests

Trinitarian Theology 



Hans Urs von Balthasar

Selected Publications
  • (Forthcoming) "The Archetypal Faith of Christ," Theological Studies 
  • "The Theopoetic Constitution of the Church," Ch.5 in Doing Theology as if People Mattered: Encounters in Contextual Theology, eds. Deborah Ross and Eduardo Fernández (Crossroad, 2019)
  • "Kenosis as a Pauline Metaphor within a Double-Scope Blend," Ch.5 in Putting God on the Map: Theology and Conceptual Mapping, eds. Erin Kidd and Jakob Rinderknecht (Lexington/Fortress Academic, 2018)
Courses Taught
  • ST 2661 Introduction to Eschatology 
  • ST 2014 Foundations of Theology 
  • STSP 2600 Theology and Spirituality of Priesthood 
  • ST 2006 Introduction to Pneumatology 
  • ST 4211 Theological Aesthetics, the Cross, and Race