James Coriden

Rev. James Coriden

Address6896 Laurel Street
NW, WA 20012

Professor, Washington Theological Union

B.A., St. Meinrad Seminary,
S.T.L., Gregorian University,
J.C.D., Gregorian University,
J.D., Catholic University of America,

James A. Corriden was ordained a Presbyter of the Diocese of Gary Indiana in 1957. He joined the faculty of the Washington Theological Union in 1975 and currently teaches canon law. Prior to joining the Union, he served on the tribunal and in the chancery in Gary and then taught canon law at Catholic University of America.

Fr. Coriden has published many articles in various journals, including Jurist, Studia Canonica, Theological Studies and New Theology Review. He was one of the editors and authors of The Code of Canon Law: A Text and Commentary (1985) and of the New Commentary on the Code of Canon Law (2000). Recently, Fr. Coriden has been exploring the question of the pastoral care of the divorced and remarried Catholics.

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