Name: Fr. Paul Johnson, OP
Phone: (612) 724-3644 x203
Date/Place of Birth: August 28, 1932
Universities attended (date, degree): University of Notre Dame, South Bend, IN, 1950-1952. Chemical Engineering major; University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, June-July, 1952. Chemical Engineering courses; Aquinas Institute, River Forest, IL, 1953-1956. M.A. in philosophy, 1956; B.A. in philosophy, 1955; Aquinas Institute, Dubuque, IA, 1956-1960. M.A. in theology; University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM, 1961-1964. M.A. in anthropology, 1964
First vows: August 31,1953
Ordination: May 23, 1959
Ministries served: 1960 Summer School Lecturer, Dept. of Philosophy, University of Albuquerque; 1960-4 Campus Minister, University of New Mexico; 1965-6 Chair of Campus Clergy, University of Houston; 1969-70 Coordination of Staff Development and Program Planning, Bruce Religion Center, University of Houston; 1964-72 Director of the Newman Association, Campus Ministry, University of Houston; 1972-3 Associate campus minister of the Newman Association, University of Houston; 1973-6 Personnel Director, Dominicans, Central Province; 1976-8 Campus Minister, Christ Church Newman Center at St. Cloud State University; 1984-8 Director, Newman Center at the University of Minnesota; 1989-97 Itinerant preacher, retreat ministry, lecturer and spiritual direction; 1997-8 Parochial Vicar at John XXIII Catholic Community and St. Bernadette’s Catholic Church, Albuquerque NM; 1998-2000 Parochial Vicar at Sacred Heart Church, Redlands CA
Books Authored/Edited: Chapter in Book : “Faith Stances, Imagination and Campus Ministry in FAITH DEVELOPMENT IN THE ADULT LIFE CYCLE, edited by Kenneth Stokes. William H. Sadlier, Inc., New York, 1982.