Dr. Andrew Minto

Dr. Andrew Minto

Professor of Theology

  • Ph.D. Biblical Studies – Catholic University of America, Washington, D. C.
  • MA Theology – Franciscan University, Steubenville, OH
  • BA General Studies – Louisiana State University, Shreveport, LA
  • Loyola University of New Orleans, New Orleans LA


  • Account Executive – Merrill Lynch, Shreveport, LA
  • Office Manager – Blazer Financial Services, Shreveport
  • Consultant – Redeemer Pacific College, Vancouver, British Columbia
  • Assistant Editor – Fides Quaerens Intellectum
  • Reviewer for Oxford University Press’s proposed New Study Bible in the Catholic Tradition

Educational Administrative Experience

  • Tenure Board, 2000 to 2007
  • Curriculum Committee, 2006 to 2007, 2009 to present
  • Personnel Advisory Committee (elected position, 2 yrs), 2006 to 2007
  • Redeemer Pacific College, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada – Board of Governors, 2004 to present
  • Task Force on Merit, Promotion, and Tenure, Co-Chair, 2001-2005 (appointment by Dean of Academic Affairs)
  • Faculty Welfare Committee Fall 1998-Spring 2003 (elected position, Chair from Fall 1999-Spring 2003)
  • Core Curriculum Task Force 1998-2000 (appointed by the Provost)
  • Academic Standards Committee 1993-1998
  • Director of Graduate Theology, Franciscan University 1988-1995


  • Catholic Biblical Association
  • Society of Biblical Literature


  • Franciscan University Founders Award, 1999
  • Franciscan University Campus Leadership and Teaching Award, 2004


  • Christian Marriage (Undergraduate)
  • Christian Moral Principles (Undergraduate)
  • Theology of Healing (Undergraduate)
  • Apostolic Fathers (Undergraduate and Graduate)
  • Special Topics: The Grace of Renewal (Graduate)


  • Introduction to Old Testament (Undergraduate)
  • Introduction to New Testament (Undergraduate)
  • Introduction to Scripture (Undergraduate)
  • Principles of Biblical Study I (Undergraduate)
  • Principles of Biblical Study II (Undergraduate)
  • Genesis 1-11: Exegesis and Rabbinic and Patristic Interpretation (Undergraduate and Graduate)
  • Isaiah (Undergraduate and Graduate)
  • Messiah and Messianism in Isaiah 1-39 (Undergraduate and Graduate)
  • Jeremiah (Undergraduate and Graduate)
  • Psalms (Undergraduate and Graduate)
  • Mark (Undergraduate and Graduate)
  • Romans (Undergraduate and Graduate)
  • Galatians (Undergraduate and Graduate)
  • Pastoral Epistles (Undergraduate and Graduate)
  • Johannine Epistles (Undergraduate and Graduate)
  • James, Jude, 1 & 2 Peter (developed for Maryvale Institute, Birmingham, England) (Undergraduate and Graduate)
  • Pauline Soteriology (Undergraduate and Graduate)
  • Discipleship and Mission in Luke-Acts: A Narrative & Lexemic Study (Undergraduate and Graduate)
  • Biblical Foundations (Hermeneutics) (Graduate)
  • Biblical Foundations of Christian Marriage and Family (Graduate)
Department Faculty