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    Emilio Chavez

    Emilio G. Chávez

    Saint Vincent de Paul Regional Seminary

    Professor of Sacred Scripture
    Boynton Beach, FL
    [email protected]
    Curriculum Vitae:


    S.T.D., Pontifical University of St. Thomas, Rome
    S.T.L., Pontifical Gregorian University, Rome
    J.D., Harvard Law School
    B.A., Florida State University

    Biography Statement

    Dr. Emilio G. Chávez, J.D. and S.T.L. was born in Cuba. He is a graduate of Florida State University (B.A. in Philosophy), Harvard Law School (Juris Doctor, 1981), the Pontifical Gregorian University (License in Sacred Theology, 1998), and obtained his doctorate in biblical theology from the Pontifical University of Saint Thomas (Angelicum, 2000). He has studied in other theological institutes in various countries, including Harvard Divinity School and the Pontifical Biblical Institute in Rome. His dissertation on the Gospel of Mark was published by the Edwin Mellen Press; he has also published numerous articles in Spanish and English, especially on biblical topics, and writes regularly for The Florida Catholic. Dr. Chávez is professor of Sacred Scripture at Saint Vincent de Paul Regional Seminary in Boynton Beach, FL. He is also interested in spirituality (especially the great Catholic mystical doctors) and in Judaism, and chairs the seminary’s Committee on Ecumenism and Interreligious Dialogue. He is a member of the Community of Sant’Egidio