Dr. John Bequette

Associate Professor

Email: jbequette@sf.edu

Professional Education

  • Ph.D. (Historical Theology), Saint Louis University, 2001

Professional Memberships

  • Medieval Academy of America


  • Rhetoric in the Monastic Tradition: A Textual Study (New York: Peter Lang, 2012).
  • “St. Thomas More: From Renaissance Man to Christian Martyr.” Crisis Magazine (June 21, 2013).
  • “St. Anselm of Canterbury: Scholarship Rooted in Prayer.” Crisis Magazine (April 21, 2013).
  • “Renouncing the World: St. Antony of Egypt.” Crisis Magazine (January 17, 2013).
  • “St. Martin of Tours: Christian Valor Amidst Pagan Persecution.” Crisis Magazine (November 8, 2012).
  • “Thomas of Celano’s Life of Saint Francis: A Christian Humanist Appraisal.” The Cord 62:3 (2012).
  • “St. Bernard of Clairvaux: Defender of the Res Catholica.” Crisis Magazine (August 20, 2012).
  • “Theological Identity and Narrative Imagination: Narrative Theology in Newman’s Apologia and Loss and Gain.” Downside Review (forthcoming).
  • “Cassiodorus’s De Anima: A Contribution to a New Christian Humanism?” Josephinum Journal of Theology (forthcoming).
  • “Monasticism, Evangelization, and Eloquence: Rhetoric in Bede’s Life of Cuthbert.” Cistercian Studies Quarterly 48.3 (2013).

Curriculum Vitae

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