Dr. Joseph S. Flipper

Associate Professor
Assistant Director, Ethics and Social Justice Center
Office: Alumni Hall 100
Phone: 502.272.7427
jflipper@bellarmine.edu
University of Dallas, M.A.; Marquette University, Ph.D.

Joseph S. Flipper is Associate Professor of Theology and Assistant Director of the Ethics and Social Justice Center at Bellarmine University. His interests include constructive theology, twentieth-century Catholicism, and black theology. He is the author of Between Apocalypse and Eschaton: History and Eternity in Henri de Lubac. His current research focuses on the experience of time and space in theological and cultural modernism.

Recent Publications

  • Monograph: Between Apocalypse and Eschaton: History and Eternity in Henri de Lubac. Minneapolis: Fortress Press, 2015. 335p.
  • Joseph Flipper and Katy Leamy “Suffering as Glory in Hans Urs von Balthasar and James H. Cone,” The Journal of the Black Catholic Theological Symposium 7 (2013): 73-95.

Courses Taught

  • THEO 200: Ultimate Questions
  • THEO 337: Religion and Politics
  • IDC 401: Race and Religion