President of Yarra Theological Union
Chris Monaghan is a Passionist who studied at YTU and then at the Pontifical Biblical Institute in Rome and Jerusalem. Since 1987 he has been lecturing at YTU in both Old and New Testament. The major focus of his teaching throughout these years has been Matthew, Luke-Acts and the letters of Paul.
During this period Chris has been engaged in adult education programs through schools, parishes and ministry to priests. Making the Bible in its richness accessible to people at all levels is an enduring passion.
His major publications have been A Source Critical Edition of the Gospels of Matthew and Luke in Greek and English, Vol 1 Matthew. Vol 2 Luke. Subsidia Biblica 40. Rome: Gregorian and Biblical Press, 2010, A Friendly Guide to Paul, Mulgrave: Garratt Publishing, 2013 and “Biblical Sources for Renewal.” The Furrow 70, no. 4 (April 2019): 216-221.