John J. O'Keefe, BA, PhD, IV

John J. O'Keefe, IV, BA, PhD

John J. O'Keefe, IV, BA, PhD

Professor
Chair,
College of Arts and Sciences

Academic Appointments

Department

  • Theology

Position

  • Professor

Secondary Appointment

  • College of Arts and Sciences

Teaching Activity

  • O'Keefe teaches undergraduate courses on the Christian history, the development of doctrine and environmental theology. He also teaches in Creighton's Christian Spirituality program.

Biography

John J. O’Keefe, Ph.D. is a Professor of Theology and Journalism at Creighton University. His past academic research focused on the history and theology of ancient Christianity, especially in the area of ancient interpretation of the Bible.  He is currently interested in environmental theology and rethinking Christian attitudes toward nature. O’Keefe is also a documentary filmmaker.
O’Keefe received his MTS from Weston Jesuit School of Theology in 1987, and his MA and Ph.D. in Early Christian Studies from The Catholic University of America in 1990 and 1993. He joined the faculty of Creighton University in 1992. 
 

Publications and Presentations

Books

  • , 49-68
  • , 187-204

Articles

  • , 22, 478-480
  • , 22, 478-480
  • , 50, 19-20
  • , 16-29
  • , 96-108
  • , 91, 513-514

Publications

  • , 12, 19-20

Editing and Reviews

  • , 22,3, 478-480

Presentations