The Byzantine Catholic Seminary of Saints Cyril and Methodius continued their “Seminary Seminar Series” on Wednesday, January 17, 2018 with a presentation from Dr. Michael Krom titled “What Do I Owe My Neighbor? From St. John Chrysostom to the Catechism of the Catholic Church”.
Dr. Michael Krom received his Doctorate in philosophy at Emory University in 2007 and is currently the chair of the philosophy department at Saint Vincent College. In addition to his teaching and administration at Saint Vincent College, Krom is director of the Saint Vincent College Faith and Reason Summer Program. He is also a coordinator for philosophy formation at Saint Vincent Seminary. His scholarly work focuses on the relationship between philosophy and theology and on moral, economic and political theory. He has authored a book on religion and politics and continues to publish works in Catholic moral and political thought. He is currently working on a book for advanced undergraduates, seminarians and Catholic intellectuals tentatively titled, Justice and Charity: A Thomastic Introduction to Catholic Social Teaching. He has been a member of the Saint Vincent faculty since 2007.
He and his wife, Jessica, have six children and are parishioners at St. Mary Byzantine Catholic Church in Bradenville where he serves as CCD instructor.
A question and answer session followed the presentation.