Bruce H. Lescher

Dr. Bruce H. Lescher
Address2400 Ridge Road
Berkeley, CA 94709

Associate Academic Dean, Graduate Theological Union
Associate Academic Dean, Lecturer in Spirituality, Jesuit School of Theology at Berkeley

Ph.D., Graduate Theological Union, 1991
M.A.S., University of San Francisco, 1982
M.A., University of Michigan, 1973
B.A., University of Notre Dame, 1968

Dr. Lescher teaches courses in Spirituality, such as Transition and Transformation, Ministry and Spirituality, and a seminar on Thomas Merton. He is a member of the Society for the Study of Christian Spirituality, the Catholic Theological Society of America, and the American Academy of Religion.

Dr. Lescher has published several articles both in his field of specialization, American Catholic spirituality, and more broadly on issues of spiritual formation. Recent articles include “American Catholic Spirituality,” in The Encyclopedia of American Catholic History, “Spiritual Direction: Stalking the Boundaries,” in Handbook of Spirituality for Ministers, Vol. 2, and “Catholicism and Postmodernity: Faithing Our Practice,” in The Way.

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