Anthony Towey

Contact Details

Email: anthony.towey@stmarys.ac.uk
Telephone: 020 8240 4381

Main Areas of Research and Scholarship

  • Continuing relevance of Dei Verbum as matrix of revelation for Catholic Theology
  • Theological Pedagogy - Scrutinizing the teaching and learning experience of entry level theologians at A-level, Certificate and 1st Degree
  • Friendship as a Theological and Philosophical Paradigm
  • Hermeneutics and Biblical Interpretation

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Research

Academic and Professional Qualifications:

  • PGCE, Manchester Metropolitan University, 2001-2
  • PHD, Theology, Gregorian University, Rome, 1991 - 1995
  • MA, Biblical Theology, Gregorian University, Rome, 1985 - 1987
  • BA, Theology & Philosophy, Gregorian University Rome, 1981 – 1985
  • BSc. Economics, L.S.E., London, 1978-81

External Involvement (Consultancy, Professional Bodies, External Examining)

  • External Examiner, Heythrop College, 2008
  • External validation panel member, B.A./M.A. Theology, University of Cumbria 2007-
  • External examiner, M.A. Ministry & Theology, Nairobi/ Lampeter University 2007-
  • External Moderation of B.A. Theology at St. John’s Seminary, Wonersh 2006 -
  • Lead Examiner, AS/A2 Philosophy of Religion, OCR, Cambridge 2003-6
  • General Examiner, Religious Studies, Edexcel, London, 2002-4

Professional Bodies

  • Elected Committee Member Catholic Theological Association 2006-
  • Member: Higher Education Academy, American Academy of Religion, Society of Biblical

Literature

  • MASHEIN – Managing Smaller Higher Education Institutions – Leadership network

Publications

  • Monographs: In preparation: Introduction to Christian Theology London: Continuum Dec 2009
  • Theological Literacy in the 21st Century: The current contribution of CCRS. National Survey, completed September 2005, Published, Jan 2006.
  • Amicitia as Philosophical Foundation in the Eucharistic Theology of Thomas Aquinas (Rome: PUG) 1995
  • Journal: Associate Editor: The Pastoral Review
  • Vol. I, (2005) 6: Inc. What Happened at Vatican II (N. Lash)
  • Vol. II, (2006)1: Inc. Ecclesial Movements & Mariology (C. Lubich)
  • Vol. II, (2006) 2: Inc. Total Community Catechesis (T. Groome)
  • Vol. II, (2006) 3: Inc. Spirituality & Globalization (M. Grey)
  • Vol. II, (2006) 4: Inc. Liturgy & Renewal (A. Cameron-Mowat)
  • Vol. II, (2006) 5: Inc. The Enterprise of Faith (J. McDade)
  • Vol. II, (2006) 6: Inc. Deacons and the Servant Myth (A. Gooley)
  • Vol. III, (2007) 1: Inc. Embracing Change (R. Strange)
  • Vol. III, (2007) 2: Inc. Celibacy as Oppression (D. Cozzens)
  • Vol. III, (2007) 3: Inc. Pastoral Theology & the Enlightenment (R. Price)
  • Vol. III, (2007) 4: Inc. Implications of Condoms and AIDS (M. Winter)
  • Vol. III, (2007) 5: Inc. 800 Years of Carmelite Tradition (A. Dickie)