Monsignor Stuart W. Swetland, S.T.D. is currently the seventh President of Donnelly College in Kansas City, Kansas, where he is also a professor of Christian Leadership and Ethics. His doctorate in Theology focused on the Church's social teaching, a subject he first became fascinated with while studying politics, philosophy, and economics as a Rhodes Scholar at Oxford. A convert to Catholicism, Monsignor Swetland has hosted for over 20 years various television and radio shows presenting and defending Catholic social teaching. In 2016, and again in 2020, he was asked to serve on the Mayor's Task Force on Policing for Kansas City, where he has been able to present the Church's teaching on restorative justice. Amount numerous other writings, Monsignor Swetland authored two chapters in the award-winning book, Where Justice and Mercy Meet: Catholic Opposition to the Death Penalty.
Monsignor Stuart W. Swetland, S.T.D.
Tue October 27, 2020