Fr. Jay Harrington, OP, PhD, STD

Professor of New Testament



STD, Catholic University of Louvain

PhD, Catholic University of Louvain

STL, Catholic University of Louvain

MDiv, Catholic Theological Union

MA, Catholic Theological Union

BA, Villanova University



Fr. Harrington is a  Dominican friar of the Province of St. Albert the Great (Central). Harrington taught previously at  St. Louis University, St. Charles Borromeo Seminary in Wynnewood, Pennsylvania, and the Pontifical College Josephinum of Ohio.  His research focuses on the Lukan passion narrative, the Synoptic Gospels, and the history of biblical interpretation.  

Selected Courses

  • Synoptic Gospels: Mark
  • Synoptics Gospels: Luke
  • Biblical Hermeneutics and Preaching
  • Bible Interpretation

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