Graduate Theological Union

Michael Guinan, O.F.M.

Michael GuinanFranciscan School of Theology
Professor of Old Testament and Semitic Languages

At GTU since 1972

Ph.D., Catholic University of America
S.T.B. Old Mission Theological Seminary
B.A. San Luis Rey College

Phone: 510/848-5232

Current Research and Teaching Interests

  • Biblical Theology of Creation
  • Biblical Spirituality
  • Franciscan Spirituality
  • Biblical background of Franciscan Themes

Selected Publications

  • "Christ the King: What is Biblical Messianism?" Scripture from Scratch (St. Anthony Messenger Press) Nov. 2001.
  • "They Cried to the Lord: Lament in the Bible," Scripture from Scratch (February, 2004).
  • "Psalm 22: My God, my God, why have you forsaken me?" St. Anthony Messenger 111/1 (April 2004) 28-33.
  • Where in the World Are We? Old Testament Views of Creation, audio cassette/compact disc courses; St Pauls Alba Communications (2004).
  • "Catholics: Raptured or Not?" St. Anthony Messenger 111/8 (November, 2004)-- (also appears as Catholic Update, October 2005).
  • "In the Desert with Jesus: Biblical Themes of the Lenten Season," Catholic Update March 2005.