VoicesAdam A.J. Deville Adam A. J. DeVille is an associate professor and chairman of the department of theology-philosophy at the University of Saint Francis in Fort Wayne, Ind. @AAJDeVille1Articles by Adam A.J. DevilleFaithShort TakeDo you love the church but sometimes hate it? There’s a word for that feeling (and it can be beneficial).Adam A.J. Deville April 12, 2021The psychoanalyst Jacques Lacan explained how it can be healthy to sometimes ‘hate’ what we truly love, including the church.FaithFeaturesThe shrink and the spiritual director: Freud and the JesuitsAdam A.J. Deville December 13, 2019Members of the Society of Jesus have been among the relatively few Catholic Christians with a discerning appreciation for Freud.