Faculty & Staff

Rev. Msgr. Michael Kevin Magee, S.T.D., S.S.L., M.A., M.Div.

Chair of Systematic Theology Department & Professor of Sacred Scripture
610-785-6206
 
Monsignor Michael Magee, SSL, STD, ordained to the Priesthood  for the Archdiocese of Philadelphia on May 18, 1991, is Associate Professor and Chair of the Department of Systematic  Theology as well as Associate Professor of Sacred Scripture Departments.  In addition, he serves as a Formation Advisor and member of the Theology Division Formation Committee.  He currently teaches Fundamental Theology, the Theology of Grace, Ecclesiology, the Pentateuch, and Johannine Literature.   At various times in the past he has also taught courses for the Graduate School of Theology (formerly the Religious Studies Division), including courses in the Old Testament, Fundamentals of Theology and the Theology of the Church. He was promoted to the rank of Full Professor in 2014. Msgr. Magee is also a member of the Board of Trustees.
Education
 
S.T.D. Pontifical Gregorian University, Rome, 2006
S.T.L. Pontifical Gregorian University, Rome, 1998
S.S.L. Pontifical Biblical Institute, Rome, 1997
M.A. Saint Charles Borromeo Seminary, 1991
M.Div. Saint Charles Borromeo Seminary, 1990 
B.S.Econ. Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, 1984

 

Professional Experience
 
Professor, Department of Systematic Theology St. Charles Borromeo Seminary, 2010 - 
Professor, Department of Sacred Scripture St. Charles Borromeo Seminary, 2010 - 
Member of the Council of Priests Archdiocese of Philadelphia, 2008 - 2011
Chair, Systematic Theology Department St. Charles Borromeo Seminary, 2007 - 
Assistant Professor, Department of Systematic Theology St. Charles Borromeo Seminary, 2007 - 2010
Assistant Professor, Department of Sacred Scripture  St. Charles Borromeo Seminary, 2007 - 2010
   

 

Professional Memberships
 
Catholic Biblical Association, 2003 - 

Society of Biblical Literature, 2008 - 

Catholic Theological Society of America, 2008 - 

Society for Catholic Liturgy, 2008 - 

Fellowship of Catholic Scholars, 2009 - 

 

Publications
 
“The Theme of Self-Negation in the Gospel of John,” in Verbum Domini and the Complementarity of Exegesis and Faith, ed. by Fr. Scott Carl (Grand Rapids, MI: Eerdmans, due for release on October 30, 2014). Originally delivered as a paper for the Monsignor Jerome D. Quinn Institute of Biblical Studies of the Saint Paul Seminary School of Divinity, Conference June 9-11, 2011, Saint Paul, MN, entitled The Word of God in the Life and Mission of the Church: The Catholic Seminary Professor of Sacred Scripture and the Classroom.
 
“Men of Prayer: Priests and Holiness”, in Faithful in Christ: the Ministry and Life of the Catholic Priest (Denver, CO: Leonine Publications, 2011), originally delivered as part of the Lecture Series entitled “Faithful in Christ: The Ministry and Life of the Catholic Priest”, sponsored by the John Cardinal Krol Chair of Moral Theology: February 19, 2010.
 
“From the Bible to the Lectionary of the Roman Missal: Norms and Principles,” in Notitiae 47 (2010), 53-64. Originally delivered at the Study Day of the Congregation for Divine Worship and the Discipline of the Sacraments, Palazzo della Cancelleria, Rome, Italy, on November 29, 2008. Re-printed in Adoremus Bulletin, November 2010, vol. 16 n. 8.
 
Lectio Divina reflections for the Book of Psalms in The Catholic Prayer Bible: Lectio Divina Edition, ed. by Lawrence Boadt (Paulist Press: New York – Mahwah, N.J., 2010).
 
 “Patriarcato” in Dizionario di Ecclesiologia. G. Calabrese, O. Piazza, and P. Goyret, eds. (Roma: Città Nuova Editrice, 2010), 1045-1052.
 
Conference Paper: “Combining Synchronic and Diachronic Methodology in Teaching the Pentateuch” , for the Monsignor Jerome D. Quinn Institute of Biblical Studies of the Saint Paul Seminary School of Divinity, Inaugural Conference: “The Word of God in the Life and Mission of the Church: Integrating Biblical Studies and Theology in the Formation of Priests”: www.stthomas.edu/spssod/continuing/quinninstitute/2009conferenceschedu.html,  Saint Paul, MN: June 11-13, 2009 (currently in preparation for printed publication).
 
Selected Presentations

“Looking but Not Always Seeing: the Relevance of Johannine Irony to the New Evangelization,” for the Monsignor Jerome D. Quinn Institute of Biblical Studies of the Saint Paul Seminary School of Divinity, Conference June 12-14, 2013, Saint Paul, MN, entitled The New Evangelization for the Transmission of the Catholic Faith: the Role of the Seminary Professor of Sacred Scripture.

 

“The Priest: Herald Called to the Holiness of Christ,” at the Ongoing Formation Workshop for the Priests of the Archdiocese of Philadelphia at Saint-Joseph-in-the-Hills, Malvern, PA, on March 13, 2013.

 

“The Priest: Herald of Joy,” at the Ongoing Formation Workshop for the Priests of the Archdiocese of Philadelphia at Saint-Joseph-in-the-Hills, Malvern, PA, on March 12, 2013.

 

“The Priest in Persona Christi,” at the Ongoing Formation Workshop for the Priests of the Archdiocese of Philadelphia at Saint-Joseph-in-the-Hills, Malvern, PA, on March 11, 2013.

 

Audio and Visual Media

 

“The Universal Sacrament of Salvation: Catholic Theology on the Church,” 18 25-minute topics on 6 DVD Set including study guide on CD, released by Now You Know Media (NowYouKnowMedia.com) in October, 2012.

 

“Understanding the New Translation of the Roman Missal,” 9 25-minute topics on 3 DVD Set including study guide on CD, released by Now You Know Media (NowYouKnowMedia.com) in July 2011.

 

 “The Journey Home” with Marcus Grodi, Eternal Word Television Network, aired March 8, 2010, 8-9pm, EST.

 

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