Dr. Randall B. Smith, Ph.D.

About Dr. Randall B. Smith, Ph.D.

Prof. Randall Smith is an Associate Professor of Theology at the University of St. Thomas in Houston, Texas. He is currently the 2011-12 Myser Fellow at the University of Notre Dame’s Center for Ethics and Culture, where he is at work on a reader of classic texts in the natural law tradition from Homer to Pope Benedict XVI. He is also a regular contributor to the daily blog “The Catholic Thing.”

What Lessons Do Thomas Aquinas’s Sermons Hold For Modern Preachers?

Son: “All the men who were ordained with me seemed to think that the faculty of preaching will come to them as a matter of course.” Father: “Then I pity their congregations.” —Canon Twells, Colloquies on Preaching It is strange to … [Read more...]