Dr. Matthew Ramage

Dr. Ramage is Professor of Theology at Benedictine College in Atchison, KS. Dr. Ramage is author, contributing author, or co-translator of a dozen books, including the monographs Dark Passages of the Bible: Engaging Scripture with Benedict XVI and Thomas Aquinas (CUA Press, 2013), Jesus, Interpreted: Benedict XVI, Bart Ehrman, and the Historical Truth of the Gospels (CUA Press, 2017), and The Experiment of Faith: Pope Benedict XVI on Living the Theological Virtues in a Secular Age (CUA Press, 2020), and a forthcoming textbook on ecumenism and inter-religious dialogue.  His research and writing concentrates on the theology of Joseph Ratzinger/Pope Benedict XVI, biblical hermeneutics, interreligious affairs, and the relationship of faith and science.  His current writing project is a book tentatively titled From the Dust of the Earth: Benedict XVI, the Bible, and the Science of Human Origins. When he is not teaching or writing, Dr. Ramage enjoys hiking with his wife and five children, tending his orchard, and traveling abroad to learn, lecture, and lead educational trips.