Name: Fr. James Motl, O.P.
Phone: (312) 226-0074 x404
Date/Place of Birth: December 31, 1935 in Jackson, Minnesota
Universities attended (date, degree):
St. John’s University, Collegeville MN (2 years); Dominican House of Studies, River Forest, IL (MA in Philosopy); Aquinas Institute, Dubuque (MA in Theology); Marquette University, Milwaukee, WI (MA in Speech Education); Northwestern University, Evanston IL (PhD in Communication Studies)
August 31, 1956 St. Thomas Aquinas Priory, River Forest IL
Ordination: June 2, 1962 St. Rose Priory, Dubuque IA
Instructor of religion and speech at Fenwick High School (1963-73); Associate Professor of Homiletics at Dominican House of Studies, Washington DC (1976-85); St. Paul Seminary, St. Paul MN (1985-2002); Professor Emeritus of Homiletics Aquinas Institute, St. Louis MO (2002-04); Preacher at Food for the Poor, St. Louis MO (2004-11)