Director of the Center for Spirituality 

Daniel P. Horan, OFM

Daniel P.  Horan, OFM, PhD
154 Spes Unica Hall
(574) 284-4702

Daniel P.  Horan, OFM, PhD is the Director of the Center for Spirituality and Professor of Philosophy, Religious Studies, and Theology at Saint Mary’s College in Notre Dame, IN. He previously held the Dun Scotus Chair of Spirituality at Catholic Theological Union in Chicago.  A columnist for the National Catholic Reporter, he is the author of thirteen books, including Catholicity and Emerging Personhood: A Contemporary Theological Anthropology, which received the 2020 First Place Award for Theology Book from the Association of Catholic Publishers, and his latest is titled A White Catholic’s Guide to Racism and Privilege.  His next book, which is due out in Fall 2021, is The Way of the Franciscans: A Prayer Journey Through Lent.  Fr. Daniel regularly lectures around the United States and across the world; and serves on a number of university, academic, and publication editorial boards, including the St. Bonaventure University Board of Trustees and the Franciscan School of Theology Board of Regents.  He earned his BA from St. Bonventure University, MA and MDiv from the Washington Theological Union, and PhD from Boston College.  He is also co-host of The Francis Effect Podcast.