The National Catholic Review

Francis X. Clooney, SJ


Francis X. Clooney, S.J., is the Parkman Professor of Divinity at Harvard Divinity School, where he has taught since 2005, after teaching for 21 years at Boston College. Since 2010 he is the Director of Harvard's Center for the Study of World Religions. He is the author most recently of Comparative Theology: Deep Learning Across Religious Borders (Wiley-Blackwell, 2010), and of the forthcoming His Hiding Place is Darkness: A Hindu-Catholic Theopoetics of Divine Absence (Stanford University Press). He was the first president of the International Society for Hindu-Christian Studies, was elected a member of the British Academy in 2011 and, from 1998 to 2004, was the coordinator for interreligious dialogue for the Society of Jesus in the United States.

Articles by Francis X. Clooney, SJ