Rev. Gustavo Gutiérrez, OP
John Cardinal O'Hara Professor of Theology
(PhD, Université Catholique de Lyon, 1985)
331 Malloy Hall
Geographic focus: Latin America
Thematic interests: Human dignity and life; oppression in Latin America and the Third World.
Current research: The historical background and continuing theological relevance of the preferential option for the poor.
Coeditor, The Preferential Option for the Poor beyond Theology, (with Rev. Daniel Groody, CSC) (University of Notre Dame Press, 2013). Awarded second-place prize in the social teaching category by the Catholic Press Association (2014)
Gustavo Gutiérrez: Spiritual Writings, edited by Rev. Daniel Groody, CSC (Orbis Books, 2011)
In the Company of the Poor (Orbis Books, 2013)
A Theology of Liberation: History, Politics, Salvation
We Drink From Our Own Wells: The Spiritual Journey of A People
On Job: God-Talk and the Suffering of the Innocent
The Truth Shall Make You Free; The God of Life
and Las Casas: In Search of the Poor of Jesus Christ
His essays have appeared in Theological Studies, La Revista Latinoamericana de Teología, and Páginas.
He has also published in and been a member of the board of directors of the international journal, Concilium
Fr. Gustavo Gutiérrez delivers the 2013 annual Human Dignity Lecture: “Poverty and Human Dignity”