Eric W. Hendry, Ph.D.

Catholic Systematic Theology, The New Evangelization, and Missionary Discipleship in Dallas, Texas

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Twenty-two years of professional experience teaching theology, religious studies, ethics and spiritual formation. Thirty-three years of professional experience in a variety of pastoral ministries

Eleven years of leadership in the formation of Catholic Seminarians and Pretheologians.

Formation of Permanent Diaconate Candidates & Wives (Dallas & Shreveport).

Formation of Adults, Young Adults, and Students.

Most recently, I've served as a Theologian-in-Residence in a large, multicultural parish community, tasked with forming individuals in the New Evangelization and Missionary Discipleship.


Hebrew & Christian Scriptures, Christology, Pneumatology, Ecclesiology, Second Vatican Council, The Laity, The New Evangelization & Missionary Discipleship, Judeo-Christian Spiritual Traditions, Ascetical & Mystical Prayer, Theologies of Ministry, Rites of Christian Initiation, Liturgy & Worship, Marriage & Family, Sexual Ethics, Bioethics, Environmental Ethics, Catholic Social Justice Issues, Faithful Citizenship, Catholicism and the Universal Declaration on Human Rights, Ecumenical & Interreligious Dialogue, etc.


I proposed the application of Contemporary Ecumenical Pneumatologies to strengthen and promote the gifts, ministries, roles and offices of lay men and women in the Church. ProQuest/UMI Press, 323-pp.


Systematic Theologian-in-Residence, Saint Jude Catholic Church, Allen, TX

Adjunct Professor of Theology, Neuhoff School of Ministry, University of Dallas, Irving, TX

Ph.D. Candidate in Roman Catholic Systematic Theology, Duquesne University, Pittsburgh, PA

Director of Formation & Field Education, Holy Trinity Seminary, Irving, TX

Diocesan Coordinator of Adult Faith Development, Catholic Diocese of Dallas, Dallas, TX

Diocesan Associate Director of Religious Education, Catholic Diocese of Peoria, Peoria, IL

Chair, Theology Department, Notre Dame Academy, Middleburg, VA

Chair, Religion Department | Head Guidance Counselor, Weirton Madonna High School, Weirton, WV

Graduate Instructor of Theology, Saturday College Division, Duquesne University, Pittsburgh, PA

Graduate Instructor | Worship Leader, Catholic Evangelization Training Institute, Steubenville, OH

Diocesan Youth Ministry Team, Catholic Diocese of Worcester, Worcester, MA



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  • Education
    • Duquesne University
    • University of Dallas
    • Pontifical John Paul II Institute for Studies on Marriage and Family
    • Franciscan University of Steubenville
    • Fitchburg State University