Rev. Edward T. Oakes, S.J., Ph.D.
M. A. (Research), St. Louis University; M. Div., Jesuit School of Theology at Berkeley; M. Phil, Ph.D., Union Theological Seminary. For-mer Visiting Professor at New York University, Former Associate Professor of Religious Studies at Regis University, Denver, Colorado. Author of Infinity Dwindled to Infancy: A Catholic and Evangelical Christology (Eerdmans, 2011) which won the 2012 Book Prize from the Center for Catholic-Evangelical Dialogue; author of Pattern of Redemption: The Theology of Hans Urs von Balthasar (Continuum, 1997), editor of German Essays on Religion (Continuum, 1994); co-editor of The Cambridge Companion to Hans Urs von Balthasar (Cambridge University Press, 2004); translator of Hans Urs von Balthasar’s The Theology of Karl Barth: Exposition and Interpretation and Explorations in Theology, Volume IV: Spirit and Institution (both from Ignatius Press) and Josef Pieper’s The Concept of Sin (St. Augustine’s Press). His articles and reviews have appeared in Journal of Religion, Pro Ecclesia, Theological Studies, First Things, Commonweal, Logos and other scholarly and popular periodicals. He has been elected Vice-President of the Academy of Catholic Theology for the year 2012-13 and President for 2013-14.