Kelly Bowring doesn’t want his graduate students to be merely knowledgeable — he wants them to be saints and evangelizers.
In August, Bowring was appointed academic dean of the Graduate School of Theology and Program of Catholic Studies at Saint Charles Borromeo Seminary in Philadelphia. He is seeking to revitalize the school and make it better known beyond the Philadelphia Archdiocese.
Since its founding in 1969, the Graduate School of Theology has granted Master of Arts degrees to 1,050 theology students. Currently, there are 485 students in the school’s various theology and pastoral programs.
Bowring has served as dean of spirituality, chairman of theology and director of a national...READ MORE