Rev. Patrick Griffin, C.M., Ph.D.

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Executive Vice President

Mission and Branch Campuses

PATRICK J. GRIFFIN, C.M. is a priest of the Congregation of the Mission, Eastern Province, professor, and director of Vincentian seminarians at the Seminary of the Immaculate Conception, Huntington, NY. He has taught at Mary Immaculate Seminary, PA, St. John’s University and Niagara University. Father was a scriptwriter for the Paulist Bible Study Program and served the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops Censor Deputatus. He served in Rome for five years as the International Treasurer for the Congregation of the Mission. Since 1996, he has served on the Board of Trustees of St. John’s University. Father holds a Ph.D. in Biblical Studies from The Catholic University of America.

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Food for Thought

Catholic universities will be particularly attentive to the poorest and to those who suffer economic, social, cultural or religious injustice. This responsibility begins within the academic community but it also finds application beyond it.

Pope John Paul II, Ex Corde Ecclesiae (40)