Dr. Donald Asci | Franciscan University of Steubenville
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    Dr. Donald Asci

    Professor of Theology

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    Education

    • Doctorate of Sacred Theology, Specialization in Moral Theology, Summa Cum Laude - Pontificia Università della Santa Croce (Rome, Italy)
    • Specialized Licentiate in Sacred Theology, Specialization in Systematic Theology, Summa Cum Laude - Pontificia Università della Santa Croce (Rome, Italy)
    • Masters of Sacred Theology, Concentration in the Theology of Marriage and the Family, Magna Cum Laude - Pontifical John Paul II Institute for Studies in Marriage and the Family (Washington, D.C.)
    • Bachelor of Arts Degree, Majored in Theology, Magna Cum Laude - Franciscan University of Steubenville (Steubenville, OH)

    Professional Experience

    • Associate Professor of Theology, Registration Administrator, and Assistant Director/Academic Administrator -Franciscan University of Steubenville, Austrian Program (Gaming, Austria)
    • Adjunct Professor of Moral Theology - International Theological Institute (Gaming, Austria)
    • Founding Member and Executive Director - Aid to the Church in Russia (McLean, Virginia)

    Honors and Awards

    • Grant from the Roman Athenaeum Foundation, New Rochelle, NY, for doctoral studies at the Pontificia Università della Santa Croce in Rome, Italy
    • The 1997 Michael D. Perry Scholarship
    • Grant from the Roman Athenaeum Foundation, New Rochelle, NY, for graduate studies at the Pontificia Università della Santa Croce in Rome, Italy
    • Michael J. McGiveney Scholarship – Full tuition scholarship awarded by the Pontifical John Paul II Institute for graduate studies
    • University Academic Scholarship awarded by Franciscan University

    Languages

    • Italian - Excellent reading and spoken comprehension and speaking ability
    • German - Highly competent reading and spoken comprehension and speaking ability
    • Spanish - Reading comprehension
    • French - Reading comprehension
    • Latin - Reading comprehension

    Select Publications & Accomplishments

    • “Care for the Dying”
      In 2007 Dr. Donald Asci wrote “Care for the Dying” in Encyclopedia of Catholic Social Thought, Social Science, and Social Policy.

    • “Conjugal Chastity and the Procreative Personalism of Pope John Paul II”
      Dr. Donald Asci wrote “Conjugal Chastity and the Procreative Personalism of Pope John Paul II” in Josephinum Journal of Theology, Vol.14, No. 2, Summer/Fall 2007.

    • “Donum vitae”
      Dr. Donald Asci wrote “Donum vitae” in Encyclopedia of Catholic Social Thought, Social Science, and Social Policy.

    • “The Conjugal Act as a Personal Act ”
      In 2002 Dr. Donald Asci wrote “The Conjugal Act as a Personal Act ”

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