Chair in Christian Family Studies
familychair@ustpaul.ca
Telephone: 613-236-1393
1-800-637-6859
Ext. 2249
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Mission and Aims

Created in December 2001, the Chair seeks to support the appointment and the work of a full-time professor, whose role involves

  • promoting and providing teaching on the Christian family;
  • fostering theological and ethical reflection on the importance and value of the Christian family;
  • organizing conferences and carrying out research on the Christian family;
  • establishing links with other research centres dedicated to studying the Christian family;
  • ensuring that Saint Paul University obtains and makes available (e.g., through the University’s Jean-Léon Allie Library) the results of theological, ethical and social research on the Christian family;
  • serving as a resource person for groups interested in issues related to theological and ethical reflection on the Christian family.