Jocelyn Rabeson, SJ, STL, MLS, STD
Weekdays: 15: 00 – 17: 00 hrs (for students in TS 1020 and TS 2022) or by appointment.
Chief Librarian (since 2006) and Lecturer in Systematic Theology (since 2015)
2014: Doctorate in Systematic Theology (STD), Catholic University of Eastern Africa, Nairobi, Kenya.
2004: Master of Science in Library Science (MLS), School of Library and Information Science, Catholic University of America, Washington, DC, USA
2002: Licentiate in Sacred Theology (STL), Weston Jesuit School of Theology, Cambridge, MA,
1998: Bachelor of Arts in Theology (BTh), Hekima College,
1993 : Diplôme Universitaire d’Etude Philosophique (DUEP), Institut Catholique de Madagascar, Antananarivo
2010: Advanced Certificate in Justice and Peace, Catholic University of Eastern Africa.
2004: Certificate of participation in the Religious Archives Institute held at The American Catholic Research Center and University Archives.
TS 1020: Fundamental Theology: Revelation and Faith (first semester)
TS 2022: Ecumenism (second semester)
CONFERENCES & PUBLICATIONS
2017: The Catholic Union and the Protestants during the First Franco-Houva War in Madagascar 1883-1885. [Paper presented at the Jesuit Historical Institute in Africa (JHIA), Nairobi, July 2017; publication underway]
2016: Jesuits and Protestants in Madagascar in the 19th Century [Paper presented at the JHIA, July 2016; publication underway]
2015: Ecumenism and Inculturation or Thinking and Feeling with the Churches in an African Context [Paper presented at the International Society of Jesuit Ecumenists 23rd Conference, Kardinal König Haus, Vienna, July 13-19, 2015; to be published 2017]
2013: The Church in Africa and the Challenge of Ethnicity [Paper presented at the 15th Interdisciplinary Theological Session, CUEA, February 27th – March 1st, 2013]
Ratsimbazafy, Fulgence (et al.), Lexique Terminologique des Sciences de l’Information et de la Communication. Antananarivo : samis-esic, 2015 [short review for JHIA website].
Compagnie de Jésus de Madagascar, Revisiter l’Histoire et Redynamiser la Vie Spirituelle et Missionnaire: Actes du Colloque sur le Bicentenaire de la Restauration de la Compagnie de Jésus. Province de Madagascar (17-18 October 2013) 2014 [short review for JHIA website].
Ratsmbazafy, Fulgence. Md. Jacques Berthieu: ilay voahangin’ ny finoana eto Madagasikara (Antananarivo, 2014) [short review for JHIA website].
Magesa, Laurenti. What Is Not Sacred? African Spirituality. Maryknoll: Orbis Book, 2013. [Hekima Review No. 49, December 2013.]