Jeffrey L. Morrow, Ph.D., Senior Fellow of the Principium Institute, is Associate Professor and Chair of the Department of Undergraduate Theology at Immaculate Conception Seminary School of Theology at Seton Hall University in South Orange, NJ. He is also a Senior Fellow of the St. Paul Center for Biblical Theology. A Jewish convert to Catholicism, Dr. Morrow teaches a wide range of courses including The Theology of Pope Benedict XVI, Apologetics, The Eucharist, and The Theology of the Old Testament. A popular speaker, Dr. Morrow has been featured on EWTN, and has spoken at Franciscan University of Steubenville’s Defending the Faith Conference and Applied Biblical Studies Conference, as well as at events sponsored by the Coming Home Network. Dr. Morrow earned both his M.A. and Ph.D. in Theology from the University of Dayton and specializes in the history of modern biblical interpretation. He is an active member of a number of scholarly organizations including the Society of Biblical Literature and the American Academy of Religion, and has presented more than 40 scholarly presentations before these and other academic gatherings. In addition to his publications through the Principium Institute, he is the author of Three Skeptics and the Bible (Pickwick 2016), and has published more than 100 articles, book chapters, entries in reference works, and book reviews, including more than 20 scholarly articles in refereed journals like the International Journal of Systematic Theology, Journal of Religious History, Journal for the History of Modern Theology, Toronto Journal of Theology, and Pro Ecclesia.
Principium Institute Publications:
(1) Morrow, Jeffrey L. Jesus’ Resurrection: A Jewish Convert Examines the Evidence. Principium Institute Historical Background to the Bible 1. Toledo, OH: Principium Institute, 2017. This book examines the historical evidence for Jesus’ resurrection.
(2) Morrow, Jeffrey L. Catholic Apologetics Resources. Principium Institute Parish Resources 1. Toledo, OH: Principium Institute, 2017. Description: This 219 page booklet is your one stop for a list of Catholic apologetics resources. The booklet includes an extensive bibliography divided by topic, but also by reading difficulty. There is no Catholic apologetics reference work quite like this one.
(3) Morrow, Jeffrey L. Speaking with God: A Short Primer on Mental Prayer. Principium Institute Resources for the Interior Life 1. Toledo, OH: Principium Institute, 2017. Description: Have you ever wondered how to pray? Do you wish you had time to pray, but you find yourself just too busy with the wears and cares of life? In this short booklet, Catholic theologian Dr. Jeffrey Morrow explains what prayer is, how to pray, and how to get the most out of prayer. Regardless of whether you are a busy mother of a large and poor family, a parish priest, a member of a religious community for whom prayer is part and parcel of your occupation, or a regular member of the lay faithful working a demanding job, this booklet has something for you. The realistic suggestions will help readers become more men and women of prayer.