IMRI DISSERTATIONS Completed through August 22, 2013

1) Adingra, S.M., Rev. Eugene                                            STL - 2009
The Faith of Mary in Biblical and Recent Magisterial Perspective and Recent Theological Reflection

2) Ahn, S.M., Bro. Jung Han                                                 STL - 1994
A Comparative Study Between the Scriptural Images of the Blessed Virgin Mary and Kwuan Eum

3) Ajagbe, Rev. Fr. Sylvester                                               STL - 2001
The Place of Mary Among the Yoruba People of Nigeria (Diocese of Lokoja - A Case Study)

4) Alson, S.M.C., P. Javier                                                   STL - 2001
La Corredencion Mariana: Un Estudio Sistematico de los Articulos Sobre La Corredencion en la Revista Estudios Marianos Deside el Volumen I AI Volumen LXIV 1942-1998)

5) Alson . . .                                                                            STD - 2007
La Cooperatión De Maria Y De La Iglesia En Perspectiva Ecumenica

6) Armstrong, S.T.L., J.C.L., Christopher R.                       STD - 1993
Under the Veil of the Virgin: The Gradually Developing Relationship of Saint Thérèse of the Child Jesus and of the Holy Face to the Blessed Virgin Mary

7) Beachum, Rev. Edwin P. Beachum                                STD -1999
Francis and the Feminine: A Study of Women and the Blessed Mother in the Life of St. Francis

8) Boccardi, S.M., S.T.L, Bro. Donald P.                            STD - 1995
Contemporary Attitudes Toward Mary in the United States: The Reception of Ecumenical Dialogues by Clergy and Laity of Eight Denominations

9) Bonacci, Fr. Louis A.                                                        STD - 1998
A Study of the Images of Mary and Woman in the Life and Works of St. Ignatius Loyola with Explorations in Jungian Psychology and Feminist Theology

10) Britt, Ph.D., John F.                                                        STD - 1993
Newman's Use of Sacred Scripture in Texts on the Incarnation and Mary

11) Buby, S.M., Rev. Bertrand A.                                        STD - 1986
Greek Patristic Exegesis (4th C) on the Incarnation and Mary

12) Buffer, Fr. Thomas                                                         STL - 1998
The Mariological Doctrine of Charles Journet (1891-1975)

13) Bulzacchelli, Richard H.                                                 STD - 2012
Mary and the Acting Person: An Anthropology of Participatory Redemption in the Personalism of Karol Wojtyla/PopeJohn Paul II

14) Calkins, Rev. Arthur Burton                                           STL - 1986
John Paul II's Consecration to the Immaculate Heart of Mary: Christological Foundation

15) Calloway, Fr. Donald H.                                                 STL - 2005
Purest of All Lilies: The Virgin Mary in the Spirituality of St. Maria Faustina Kowalska

16) Campbell, Rev. Dwight P.                                             STL - 2004
The Foundations for the Historical Development of Devotion to the Immaculate Heart of Mary in Relation to the Sacred Heart of Jesus: Anthropological, Biblical, and Patristic

17) Campbell . . .                                                                   STD - 2009
A Historical, Anthropological and Theological Study of the Devotion to the Immaculate Heart of Mary in Comparison with that of the Heart of Jesus

18) Caro Osorio, Pbro. Ernesto Maria                               STD - 2000
La Virginidad de Maria: Virginidad por el Reino: Exploración complexiva del ambiente socio-cultura-religioso de José y Maria previo a la Anunciación y de su Motivación hacia un matrimonio celibatrio.  Vida celibataria ante la realización del Reino en clave Mesiánico--Escatológica Mt 19, 12; 1Cor 7, 26

19) Carvalho, Antonio                                                           STD - 2008
Mary and the Marian Movement of Priests. A Comparative Study of Contemporary (magisterial) Mariology and the Presentation of Our Lady in Fr. Stefano Gobbi's Locutions

20) Celestial, RVM, Sr. Maria Rosa C.                              STL - 2007
The Marian Character of Mother Ignacia's Spirituality

21) Chua, MIC, Sr. Celia                                                      STL - 2000
An Investigation on the Inculturation of Marian Devotion in Taiwan Catholicism: A Case Study of Marian Devotion at the Immaculate Conception Minor Basilica in Wanchin, Pingtung

22) Chua . . .                                                                          STD - 2006
Mary, Chinese Ancestor Veneration, and the Communion of Saints

23) Davison, Fr. Timothy                                                      STL - 1995
Immaculate Conception and Original Sin in Recent Authors: A Study in the Relationship Between These Two Doctrines

24) Dodd, Gloria Falcão                                                      STD - 2004
The History and Theology of the Movement for the Dogmatic Definition of the Virgin Mary's Universal Mediation: 1896-1964

25) Duggan, Rev. Paul E.                                                    STD - 1989
The Assumption Dogma: Some Reactions and Ecumenical Implications in the Thought of English-Speaking Theologians

26) Duricy, Michael P.                                                          STL - 2000
Mary in Film. An Analysis of Cinematic Presentations of the Virgin Mary from 1897-1999: A Theological Appraisal of a Socio-Cultural Reality

27) Frisk, Sr. Jean M.                                                           STL - 1998
Mary in Catechesis. A Comparative Study on Magisterial Catechetical Documents and Religion Textbooks for Elementary Schools in the United States from 1956-1998

28) Garafalo, Robert C.                                                        STD - 1993
History, Theology, and Symbol: The Mother of Jesus in the Cana Narrative, 1950-1990

29) Gittens, Peter                                                                  STD - 1996
Magistra Apostolorum in the Writings of Rupert of Deutz

30) Glavin, O.F.M.Cap., Rev. Leonard                               STL - 1987
The Blessed Virgin Mary, Mother of God, According to St. Thomas Aquinas

31) Glavin . . .                                                                         STD - 2000
Aquinas and Bonaventure On Mary, the Mother of God. A Comparison Between the Writings of St. Thomas Aquinas and St. Bonaventure on Mary, Mother of God

32) Greco, D.W., Sr. Rosemary                                           STL - 1988
Mary and the Laity: Transitions and Perspectives in their Roles and Mutual Relationship (1952-1987)

33) Jack, Rev. John Robert                                                  STL - 2005
San Juan de Ávila, Marian Preacher

34) Kim, S.M., Rev. Timothy                                                 STL - 2001
Mary, the Model of All Christians in the Gospel of Luke: The Realized Eschatological Perspective on Discipleship to Jesus as seen in Mary as the Model-Figure (LK 1-2) and Manifested by Various Characters in Luke's Parables

35) Kimball, Virginia M.                                                         STL - 2000
Liturgical Illuminations: Marian Theology in the Ancient Eastern Orthros, Morning Hours

36) Kimball . . .                                                                        STD - 2003
Liturgical Illuminations: Discovering Received Tradition in the Eastern Orthros of Feasts of the Theotokos

37) Landolfi, S.M., Rev. Paul Joseph                                   STL - 1988
The Relationship of the Holy Spirit and the Virgin Mary in the Writings and Life of the Venerable Fr. William Joseph Chaminade

38) Larocca, S.M.C., Del P. Antonio                                    STL - 2001
Magisterio Y Sentido De La Fe

39) Larocca . . .                                                                       STD - 2007
La Maternidad Espiritual De Maria: Acontecimiento, Permanencia Y Actualizazion De Su Presencia

40) Leo, Jr., Rev. Frank                                                          STL - 2002
The Virgin Mother in the Treatises of Fra Girolamo Savonarola

41) Leo . . .                                                                               STD - 2003
The Virgin Mother in the Sermons of Fra Girolamo Savonarola

42) Mastrolia, Rev. Arthur J.                                                  STD - 1997
A Marian Attitude in the Works of C. S. Lewis

43) Mauriello, Rev. Matthew Rocco Mauriello                     STL - 2005
A Study of the Relationship between the Mariological Context of the 1950s and the Mariological Writings of the Servant of God Pope Pius XII Contained in the Encyclicals and Documents of the 1954 Marian Year

44) Murphy, Rev. Myles P.                                                     STL - 1999
The Marian Thought of Archbishop Fulton J. Sheen

45) Myler, Very Rev. John T.                                                  STD - 2005
Mary, The U.S. Bishops, and the Decade of Silence: The 1973 Pastoral Letter "Behold Your Mother, Woman of Faith"

46) Nachef, B.S.O., Rev. Antoine E.                                     STD - 1997
Mary: Virgin Mother in the Theological Thought of St. Basil the Great, St. Gregory Nazianzen & St. Gregory of Nyssa

47) Naumann, Sr. Rita Maria Isabell                                     STD - 1999
Cum Maria Ad Altare. Toward an Integration of Mariology and Ecclesiology

48) Nolan, O.P., Sr. Mary Catherine                                     STD - 1995
The Magnificat, Canticle of a Liberated People: A Hermeneutical Study of Luke 1:46-55. Investigating the World Behind the Text by Exegesis; The World in Front of the Text by Interpretive Inquiry

49) Novotny, Ph.D., Ronald                                                   STL - 1998
Mary, Fulfillment of Person in the Annunciation--A Study of the Dialogic Principle of Martin Buber and Hans Urs Von Balthasar. A Proposed Re-Reading of the Annunciation (as a dialogic event)

50) O'Cinnsealaigh, Rev. Father Benedict D.                     STL - 2000
The Marian Theology of Adam of Dryburgh

51) O'Cinnsealaigh . . .                                                           STD - 2006
A Presentation and Analysis of the Marian Theology Contained in the Sermons of Adam of Dryburgh

52) Peters, Sr. Danielle M.                                                     STL - 2006
ECCE EDUCATRIX TUA--The Blessed Virgin Mary as Mother and Educator through the Schoenstatt Covenant of Love

53) Peters . . .                                                                           STD - 2008
Ecce Educatrix Tua: The Role of the Blessed Virgin Mary for a Pedagogy of Holiness in the Thought of John Paul II and Father Joseph Kentenich

54) Presta, Very Rev. James                                                  STD - 2005
Cornelius A Lapide's Biblical Methodology used in Marian Texts and its Comparison with a Contemporary Approach

55) Rhatigan, Laetitia.                                                             STD - 2012
The Writings and Works of Servant of God, Patrick J. Peyton, CSC, as they reflect his Marian Spirituality

56) Roth, Gregory E.                                                                STL - 1998
Ave Maria, o auctrix vite: Mary in the Visions of Hildegard of Bingen (1098-1179)

57) Roth . . .                                                                                STD - 2012
Paradox Beyond Nature: The Marian Homilies of Germanos I, Patriarch of Constantinople (715-730)

58) Scherschligt, Michael A.                                                   STL - 2002
To Jesus Through Mary: History and Theology

59) Stravinskas, Rev. Peter M.J.                                            STD - 1995
The Place of Mary in the Proselytizing Efforts of Fundamentalists and the Catholic Response

60) Tibbetts, S.F.O., James J.                                                STL - 1995
The Historical Development of Biblical Mariology Pre- and Post Vatican II (1943-1986 American Mariology)

61) Wiseman, O.P., Rev. Denis Vincent                                STD - 2001
"Al Nome Di Gesù Cristo Crocifisso E Di Maria Dolce" Salvation and Mary in the Life and Writings of Catherine of Siena

62) Zalecki, O.S.P.P.E., Rev. Marian                                     STD - 1975
Theology of a Marian Shrine: Our Lady of Czestochowa


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