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Revd Professor Oliver O'Donovan FBA

About this Fellow

Appointments

Current post

  • Emeritus Professor of Christian Ethics and Practical Theology, University of Edinburgh; Honorary Professor, School of Divinity, University of St Andrews

Past Appointments

  • Professor of Systematic Theology, Wycliffe College, Toronto, 1977 - 1982
  • Regius Professor of Moral and Pastoral Theology, University of Oxford, 1982 - 2006
  • Emeritus Professor of Christian Ethics and Practical Theology, University of Edinburgh; Honorary Professor, School of Divinity, University of St Andrews, 2012
  • Honorary Professor, School of Divinity, University of St Andrews; Emeritus Professor of Christian Ethics and Practical Theology, University of Edinburgh, 2006 - 2012

Publications

The problem of self-love in St Augustine 1980

Resurrection and moral order 1986

The desire of the nations 1996

The Ways of Judgment 2005

Self, World and Time 2013

Finding & Seeking 2014

Other Theology and Religious Studies Fellows

Professor William Courtenay

Medieval intellectual history; medieval philosophy & theology; history of medieval universities, notably Oxford & Paris; paleography & codicology

Professor Judith Lieu

The New Testament, in particular the Johannine literature; early Christianity, its literature and thought, in the Graeco-Roman and Jewish first- and second-century contexts

Professor Gillian Clark

The social & intellectual history of late antiquity, & early Christian (patristic) studies, in the Mediterranean world of the third to the seventh century

Professor David Parker

The textual criticism of the New Testament; the study of Greek & Latin manuscripts of the New Testament; editing the New Testament; digital tools for textual scholarship