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Sr. Gill Goulding, CJ - Witness Interview

Sunday, January 31st, 2016 - Sr. Gill Goulding, member of the Congregatio Jesu [IBVM/Loretto] is Associate Professor of Systematic Theology and Spirituality at Regis College in the University of Toronto. Her doctoral studies were undertaken at the University of Edinburgh, where she was elected a Research Fellow on completion of her Ph.D. She lectured in Systematic Theology and Spirituality for the University of Edinburgh, the Roman Catholic National Seminary in Scotland, and the Theological Institute of the Scottish Episcopal Church. Alongside her work as a theologian, she undertakes a ministry of spiritual direction and retreat work. She moved from Scotland to Canada in 2001. She was an International Visiting Fellow at the Woodstock Center, Georgetown University, Washington DC in 2006 and held the Veale Chair at the Milltown Institute of Theology and Philosophy in Dublin, Ireland in 2009 and was a Lonergan Fellow at Boston College in 2013. She is the author of several books and numerous articles that deal with the theology of Hans Urs von Balthasar, the Theology of Cardinal Joseph Ratzinger and Pope Benedict XVI and Ignatian spirituality. In 2012, she was appointed by Pope Benedict XVI as a theological expert to the Synod on the New Evangelization.