Rev. Leon Strieder Rev. Leon Strieder Associate Professor
Sshool of Theology

The Rev. Leon Strieder is an associate professor of liturgy and sacraments. His research areas include ordination rites, interfaith dialogue and evangelization. He can speak on liturgy, sacramental theology and classical languages.

Areas of Expertise
Liturgy, Sacraments, Ordination, Evangelization


  • Doctorate in Sacred Liturgy - Sacred Liturgy - Pontifical Liturgical Institute (1994)
  • Bachelor of Sacred Theology - Sacred Theology - Pontifical Gregorian University (1980)
  • Licentiate - Sacred Liturgy - Pontificium Athenaeum Anselmianum (1980)
  • Bachelor of Arts - Classics - University of St. Thomas (1972)

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