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Morrissey College of Arts and Sciences

Roberto Goizueta

department of theology

Roberto Goizueta

Margaret O'Brien Flatley Professor of Catholic Theology

Stokes N433
Boston College
Chestnut Hill, MA 02467

Phone: 617-552-1226
Fax: 617-552-0794


M.A., Ph.D., Marquette University
A.B., Yale University

Research Interests

U.S. Latino/a theologies
Theology and culture
Theological aesthetics


Liberation Theology
U.S. Latino/a Theology
Theology and Culture
Personal and Social Responsibility

Selected Publications

Opera and Religion, edited. Special issue of Religion and the Arts, Vol. 17-3 (2013).

"To the Poor, the Sick, and the Suffering." In Anthony Ciorra and Michael W. Higgins, eds. Vatican II: A Universal Call to Holiness. New York and Mahwah, NJ: Paulist Press, 2013.

"The Theologian as Wounded Innocent." Diálogo: A Bilingual Journal Published by the Center for Latino Research at DePaul University 16:2 (Fall 2013): 37-42.

"Evangelizing the Evangelizers: Juan Diego’s America." Reflections. Journal of the Yale Divinity School 100:1 (Spring 2013): 48-50.

Christ our Companion: Toward a Theological Aesthetics of Liberation. Maryknoll, NY: Orbis Books, 2009.