Tom Reist OFM Conv, Principal
 
 
 
Friar Tom Reist, a friar-priest of the Conventual Franciscan Order, earned a BA in Philosophy from St. Hyacinth College and Seminary, Granby, Massachusetts, USA, the former studium of his home Franciscan province.  He received an STL from the University of Fribourg in Switzerland and an STD from the same in 1983.  The areas of concentration of these degrees are Scripture and St. Bonaventure, and they remain the focal points of his academic interests.

Tom has spend the greater part of his religious life in the ministry of formation and academic administration.

Currently Tom is exploring the writings of Peter Olivi.

 

email: frtom.r@franciscans.ac.uk