Faculty & Staff

Rev. Patrick Brady, S.T.D., S.S.L., M.Div.

Dean, School of Diaconal Formation & Chair, Department of Sacred Scripture
(610) 785-6244

Fr. Brady was ordained to the Priesthood for the Archdiocese of Philadelphia in 1993. He currently serves as the Dean of the School or Diaconal Formation and Chair of the Department of Sacred Scripture at St. Charles Borromeo Seminary.

Education

S.T.D.

Pontificio Università Gregoriana, Rome, Italy (2008)

S.S.L.

Pontificio Instituto Biblico, Rome, Italy (2002)

M.Div.          

Saint Charles Borromeo Seminary, Wynnewood, PA (1992)

 

Professional Experience
 
Dean, School of Diaconal Studies, Saint Charles Borromeo Seminary (2014- )
 
Chair of Department of Sacred Scripture, Saint Charles Borromeo Seminary (2007- )
 
Chair of Intellectual Formation Sub-Committee for Reaccreditation Self-study (2007-2008)
 
Faculty Advisor of the Annual House Show, College Division (2007- )
 
Member of Catechetical Institute Curriculum Planning Committee (2007)
 
Faculty Stage Crew Advisor for the Annual House Show, College Division (2005- )
 
Assistant Professor, Department of Sacred Scripture (2004- )
 
Member of the College and Theology Formation Committee (2004- )
 
Graduate Student, Pontificio Università Gregoriana (2003-2004)
 
Adjunct Faculty, St. Charles Borromeo Seminary Religious Studies Division (2001-2004)
 
Graduate Student, Pontificio Instituto Biblico (1999-2002)
 
Faculty, Cardinal O’Hara High School, Springfield (1998-1999)
 
Assistant Vocations Director, Philadelphia South Vicariate (1997-1998)
 
Assistant Pastor, Stella Maris Parish, Philadelphia (1996-1998)
 
Member of Ethics Committee, Delaware County Memorial Hospital (1994-1996)
 
Assistant Pastor, St. Laurence Parish, Highland Park (1993-1996)
Publications
 
The Process of Sanctification in Christian life. A Theological-exegetical Study of 1Thess 4:1-8 and Rom 6:15-23.
Tesi Gregoriana Serie Teologia 166. Pontificia Università Gregoriana: Rome (2008)
 
“The Priest and Celibacy,” Year of the Priest Series, CST (Feb. 2010)
 
“The Priest and the Homily,” Year of Priest series. CST (Feb. 2010)
Presentations
 
Jesus, the Great High Priest—Annual Archdiocesan Catechetical Forum (March 6, 2010)
 
Priest as Man of the Word—Cardinal Krol Lecture Series (Feb. 23, 2010)
 
Preaching Luke—Office of Permanent Diaconate Annual Continuing Education Workshop (Jan 23, 2010)
 
Paul and His Letters—Annual Archdiocesan Catechetical Forum (March 6, 2009)
 
Reading Paul Today——A four part lecture series delivered at St. Matthias, Bala Cynwyd PA (November and December 2008)
 
Paul, the Center of Christian Controversy— Eastern Pennsylvania Directors of Religious Education (E.P.D.R.E.) 26th Annual Gathering (Oct. 2008)
 
Paul in Youth Ministry—Youth Ministry Conference 2008 (Sept.) sponsored by The Archdiocese of Philadelphia Office for Youth and Young Adults
 
Theology of St. Paul—Youth Ministry Conference 2008 (Sept.) sponsored by The Archdiocese of Philadelphia Office for Youth and Young Adults
 
St. Paul in Context—Archdiocese of Philadelphia Teachers Conference (Sept. 2008)
 
St. Paul’s Message for the Present Age—Theological Institute for Clergy Workshop, St. Charles Borromeo Seminary, Religious Studies Division (July 2008)
 
The Pastoral Epistles—Year of St. Paul Lecture Series, LaSalle University (June 2008)
 
The Road to the Resurrection—A four part Lecture series delivered at St. Matthias, Bala Cynwyd, PA (February and March 2008)
 
Psalms of Advent—a Four part Lecture series delivered at St. Francis DeSale’s Parish, Philadelphia, PA (December 2007)
 
Catholic Biblical Perspective on “ha eretz”—Priest Rabbi Dialogue held at St Charles Borromeo Seminary (Nov. 2006)
 
Magdalene, Jesus, and the DaVinci Code. The truth in the Bible—Delivered at St. Charles Parish, Drexel Hill, PA (April 2006)
 
The Lucan Portrait of Jesus—A six part Lecture series delivered at the International Institute for Culture, Philadelphia, PA (February and March 2006)
 
Paul, Inventor or disciple of Jesus?—A four part Lecture series delivered at St. Ephrem Parish, Bensalem, PA (February and March 2005)
 
Additionally, has offered several retreats, parish Missions, and 40 hours devotions