Associate Professor of Systematic Theology
Ernesto Valiente, Associate Professor of Systematic Theology, was born in Santa Ana, El Salvador. Prior to receiving a Ph.D. from the University of Notre Dame, he earned a BA in Economics from Tulane University, and a Th.M. and an M.Div. from Weston Jesuit School of Theology.
The Grace of Medellín: History, Theology and Legacy. Edited by Margaret Guider, Felix Palazzi, and O. Ernesto Valiente. Miami: Convivium Press, 2018
Liberation through Reconciliation: Jon Sobrino’s Christological Spirituality. New York: Fordham University Press, 2016.
“Christian Cross and Martyrdom: Jesus’s response to a Violent World” Studies in World Catholicism Series. Cascade Books, forthcoming
“The Option for Nonviolence in Latin American Liberation Theology: The Case of Archbishop Oscar A. Romero,” International Journal of Latin American Religions, (2022) V.6: 98–112
“The Historical Jesus in the Context of Latin America Liberation Theology,” Catholic Theology and Thought in Asia. Vol. 82, January 2019, 180-217.