Paul R. Kolbet

Lecturer in Early Christianity

Email:paul.kolbet@yale.edu
Denomination: Episcopal

Before coming to Yale, Paul Kolbet taught at the University of Notre Dame and Boston College. He is the author of Augustine and the Cure of Souls: Revising a Classical Ideal (University of Notre Dame Press, 2010) and is the co-editor with Brian Daley of The Harp of Prophecy: Early Christian Interpretation of the Psalms (University of Notre Dame Press, forthcoming). He has also published articles on topics ranging from early Christian strategies for coping with state-sponsored torture to contemporary Christian realism in journals such as Ecclesiology, Harvard Theological Review, Journal of the American Academy of Religion, Modern Theology, and Studia Patristica. He serves as Co-Chair of the Augustine and Augustinianisms Group of the American Academy of Religion and is an Episcopal Priest. He is currently writing a book on Origen of Alexandria.


Education

M.Div. Yale Divinity School

S.T.M. Yale Divinity School

M.A. University of Notre Dame

Ph.D. University of Notre Dame


Books

1. Augustine and the Cure of Souls: Revising a Classical Ideal. Notre Dame, Ind.: University of Notre Dame Press, 2010.

2.The Harp of Prophecy: Early Christian Interpretation of the Psalms. Edited with Brian Daley. Notre Dame, Ind.: University of Notre Dame Press, forthcoming.