Faculty & Staff

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

Chair, Department of Sacred Scripture
610-785-6579
Ordination
1993 Ordination to the Priesthood for the Archdiocese of Philadelphia
 
Education
S.T.D. Pontificio Università Gregoriana, 2008
S.S.L. Pontificio Instituto Biblico 2002
M.Div. Saint Charles Borromeo Seminary, 1992
 
Chronology
2007 - present Chair of Department of Sacred Scripture, Saint Charles Borromeo Seminary
2007 - 2008 Chair of Intellectual Formation Sub-Committee for Reaccreditation Self-study
2007 - present Faculty Advisor of the Annual House Show, College Division
2007- 2007 Member of Catechetical Institute Curriculum Planning Committee
2005 - present Faculty Stage Crew Advisor for the Annual House Show, College Division
2004 - present Assistant Professor, Department of Sacred Scripture
2004 - present Member of the College and Theology Formation Committee
2001 - 2004 Adjunct Faculty, St Charles Borromeo Seminary Religious Studies Division
1997 - 1998 Assistant Vocations Director, Philadelphia South Vicariate
1994 - 1996 Member of Ethics Committee, Delaware County Memorial Hospital
2003 - 2004 Graduate Student, Pontificio Università Gregoriana
1999 - 2002 Graduate Student, Pontificio Instituto Biblico
1998 - 1999 Faculty, Cardinal O’Hara High School, Springfield
1996 - 1998 Assistant Pastor, Stella Maris Parish, Philadelphia
1993 - 1996 Assistant Pastor, St. Laurence Parish, Highland Park
 
Core Courses Taught
THL 101 Perspectives of Catholic Belief
COM 401 Oral Communications II
SCR 501 A Critical Introduction to Sacred Scripture
SCR 506 Gospel According to Mark
SCR 602 Gospel According to Matthew
SCR 705 Pauline Literature
SCR 955 Letters and Homilies to Early Christians
SCR 957 The Moral Vision of the Bible
RS 101 Introduction to Sacred Scripture
RS 108 Wisdom Literature
RS 152 Jesus in the Four Gospels
RS 161 St. Paul—The Man and His Message
RS 501 Foundational Course in Sacred Scripture
RS 531 Synoptic Gospels
RS 541 Epistles of St. Paul
Catechetical Institute Overview of the Old Testament
 
Lectures
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.
 
 
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.
 
 
Articles
 
“The Priest and Celibacy” Year of the Priest Series, CST [Feb. 2010] 
“The Priest and the Homily” Year of Priest series. CST [Feb. 2010]
Education
Professional Experience