July 13-16, 2020
Dr. Petroc Willey is a professor of theology (catechetics) at Franciscan University. Before coming to Franciscan, he worked in Catholic higher education in Oxford and Birmingham for about 30 years. Dr. Willey gained his first degree in theology from King’s College London and an STL from Maynooth, Ireland. He also has doctorates in philosophy from Liverpool University and the Lateran Pontifical University. A well-known speaker on catechetics and evangelization, Dr. Willey edited the catechetical journal The Sower from 1992-2013 and hosted the EWTN series Handing on the Faith. He is married to Katherine and has four children.