Dorian Llywelyn, S.J.

Associate Professor of Theological Studies
Director, Catholic Studies
Department of Theological Studies
Loyola Marymount University
1 LMU Drive, Suite 3700
Los Angeles, CA 90045-2659, USA
University Hall 3712
Phone: 310 338 2856
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Academic Background

B.A., University of Cambridge, 1977.

M.A., University of Cambridge, 1979.

S.T.B., Universidad Pontificia de Salamanca, 1990.

S.T.L., Jesuit School of Theology at Berkeley, 1995.

Ph.D., University of Wales, 2005.


Areas of Research

Marian devotion and patriotism; ethnicity, nationality and theology; faith and culture. landscape art, politics and theology.


Courses Taught

Fr. Llywelyn teaches in the area of Christian Spirituality, specializing in the area of Catholic faith and culture. Courses taught include Narratives of Christian Faith; Friends of God, Fools for Christ; Theotokos; Mary: Theology, Culture and Devotion; The Art and Theology of the Icon, Theological Foundations of Catholicism.


Professional Bio

A native of Wales and a member of the California Province of the Society of Jesus, he has lived and worked in Wales, England, France, Spain, Egypt, Indonesia and the United States.


Selected Publications

He is the author of Sacred Place, Chosen People: Land and Nationality in Welsh Spirituality and Toward a Catholic Theology of Nationality.


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