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Rev. Kenneth Overberg, S.J.

Rev. Kenneth Overberg, S.J.

Professor Emeritus, Theology Department

Professor Emeritus, Theology Graduate Program

Professor Emeritus, Jesuit Community

Professor Emeritus, Honors Programs

ML 4442
325 Hinkle Hall

Phone: (513) 745-3635

Fax: (513) 745-3215


  • Ph.D. (University of Southern California)

First Year at Xavier University:



Christian Ethics


In Spring 2015, Fr. Overberg was named Professor Emeritus. He continues to teach and write in the areas of Christian ethics and systematic theology, including on his favorite topic: the Incarnation. His recent publications include: “Aggiornamento as Healing,” The Way, January, 2014, pp. 89-99. "LGBT Ministry & Catholic Social Teaching," Ministry & Liturgy, Vol. 41, no. 1, February, 2014. “A New Kind of Wisdom: Jesus’ Sermon on the Mount” Spirituality, May/June, 2014, pp. 143-146. "Faithful Creativity," in Ministry & Liturgy, Vol. 41, no. 9, November, 2014.

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