Peter Knox, SJ, PhD
BSc, BA (Hons), BEd, BTh, MA, LTh, PhD, DTh
Areas of Research:
Environmental Ethics, Ecumenism,
Courses Currently Offered
- Ecclesiology and Mariology,
- Theological Reading, Writing and Methodology,
- Method in Systematic Theology,
- Self-Revelation of the Triune God,
- Confessional Practice,
- Faith and Revelation
- Vatican II
- Christian Ethics of the Environment
Books: AIDS, Ancestors and Salvation: Local Beliefs in Christian Ministry to the Sick. (Nairobi: Paulines, 2008.)
Co-edited books: Jim Stormes, Kifle Wansamo, Peter Knox, and Elias Opongo, eds. Transitional Justice in Post-Conflict Societies in Africa, 2015.
Wilfred Sumani and Peter Knox, eds. The Joy of Love Made Simple: For Christian Couples, Pastors, Youth and Laity. Nairobi: Paulines, 2016.
Articles in edited books: "Theology, Ecology and Africa: No Longer Strange Bedfellows." In Reconciliation, Justice and Peace: The Second African Synod, edited by A. E. Orobator, 159-170. Maryknoll: Orbis, 2011.
"Planetary Boundaries: Africa's Vulnerabilities and Resilience." In Fragile World: Ecology and the Church, edited by William T. Cavanaugh. Eugene, OR: Wipf & Stock, 2015.
"Friends for a Purpose: South Africa's U.D.F. As a Model for the Environmental Movement." In Befriending the Other: 60 Years of JDV in Pune, edited by Kuruvilla Pandikattu. Pune: Jnana-Deepa Vidyapeeth, 2016.
"Laudato Si': Planetary Boundaries and Africa: Saving the Planet." In The Church We Want: African Catholics Look to Vatican III, edited by A.E. Orobator. Maryknoll: Orbis, 2016.
"Rupert Mayer." In With Christ in Service: Jesuit Lives through the Ages, edited by Paddy Carberry. Dublin: Messenger Publications, 2017.
Conferences: "Laudato Si' and South Sudan." In Let Us Take Care of Our Common Home - South Sudan: Workshop on the Papal Encyclical Letter Laudato Si', edited by Religious Superiors Association in South Sudan. Juba, 2016.
Workshop to KCCB Work Group - on Laudato Si'. Nairobi, 2016.
Magazine column: On environmental ethics in New People, a bi-monthly magazine of the Comboni Missionaires in Kenya, since Dec. 2015.