Tuesday, August 20, 2013

Fr. Thomas Norris, Appointed as Spiritual Director of the Pontifical Irish College in Rome

Video segment here on EWTN (from 2011) where Fr. Thomas Norris speaks about the subjects of  his books    - "A Fractured Relationship: Faith and the Crisis of Culture" Plus, "The Trinity: Life of God, Hope for Humanity: Towards a Theology of Communion".  

At the conclusion of the Summer General Meeting of the Irish Catholic Bishops’ Conference in Maynooth on 12th June 2013, it was announced that Rev. Dr Thomas Norris, a Priest of the Diocese of Ossory, has been appointed as the new Spiritual Director of the Pontifical Irish College, Rome.   He takes up his appointment in September. 

Originally from County Kilkenny, Father Thomas Norris was ordained priest in 1969 for the Diocese of Ossory. He was educated at St Kieran's College, Kilkenny, the Lateran and Gregorian UniversitiesRome, and at the National University of Ireland, Cork

Fr Thomas Norris, an alumnus of the Irish College, is former Professor of Systematic Theology at St Patrick’s College, Maynooth. More recently, he has been Paluch Professor of Theology at Mundelein Seminary, Chicago.  Fr Norris is a member of the International Theological Commission.

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