Rev. Scott M. Carl, S.S.L.

Rev. Scott Carl

Vice Rector and Associate Professor of Sacred Scripture (2004)


SSL, Pontifical Biblical Institute, 2008
M.Div., The Saint Paul Seminary University of St. Thomas, 2000
B.A., University of St. Thomas, 1996

Office Location: Fr. Charles Froehle Administration Bldg., Room 148

Phone: (651) 962-5776

Fax: (651) 962-5790


Mailing Address:

The Saint Paul Seminary School of Divinity
University of St. Thomas
2260 Summit Ave.
St. Paul, MN 55105

Curriculum Vitae: View PDF

Areas of Teaching and Research

  • Johannine Literature
  • New Testament: Synoptic Gospels
  • Multicultural Ministry Practicum
  • Mission and Ministry Practicum
  • Scriptural Preaching Workshop
  • Supervised Multicultural Ministry
  • Introduction to the New Testament
  • Catechetical Foundations II
  • Elementary Hebrew II

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Published Works:

Editor of and Introduction for: “Verbum Domini and the Complementarity of Exegesis and Theology. Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing Co., 2015.

Published “Response to: The Prophetic Life of the Priest and the New Evangelization,” The New Evangelization: Implications for Priestly Formation. Ed. E. G. Matthews, Jr., Ninth Symposium on the Spirituality and Identity of the Diocesan Priest, 2010, 71-74.

“The Deacon’s Ransom: From Being with Jesus to Proclaiming the Word,” in The Character of the Diaconate, edited by James Keating.  New York: Paulist Press, forthcoming.

“The Diakon- of Jesus in the Foot Washing of John 13.” Josephinum Journal of Theology, forthcoming.

Editor of an introduction and article for “Teaching Scripture in the New Evangelization” in the Catholic Theological Formation Series, [In preparation].

Presentations & Accomplishments:

“The Joy of the Gospel, the New Evangelization, and the Role of the Seminary Professor of Sacred Scripture.” Msgr. Jerome D. Quinn Institute Biblical Studies conference at The Saint Paul Seminary, St. Paul, MN, on June 10-12, 2015.

Presented IRL Lecture Series for Fall 2013 titled “Honey in the Comb: Towards a Spiritual Reading of Sacred Scripture in the 21st Century.” Oct. 21, 2013.

“The New Evangelization for the Transmission of the Catholic Faith: The Role of the Seminary Professor of Sacred Scripture,” Msgr. Jerome D. Quinn Institute Biblical Studies conference at the St. Paul Seminary in St. Pau, MN, June 12-14, 2013.

“Insegnamento della Bibbia e Fede,” (“Teaching the Bible and Faith”) with Fr. James Swetnam, S.J., during the Settimana Conclusvia dell'<<Anno Centenario>> Verbum Dei, Verbum in Ecclesia, Verbum Mundo I1 XII Sinodo dei Vescovi of the Pontifical Biblical Institute in Rome, May 4, 2010.

Historicity and the Genre of ____: a Look at the Gospels,” Msgr. Jerome D. Quinn Institute of Biblical Studies conference at The Saint Paul Seminary, St. Paul, MN, June 11-13, 2009.

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