Daniel Berrigan

Priest; Academic; Peace Activist; Poet

Daniel Berrigan, SJ is an American Catholic priest, academic, peace activist, and poet. Berrigan joined a Jesuit seminary immediately after graduating high school, and gained his ordination in 1952. After teaching theology at the Jesuit Brooklyn Preparatory School from 1954 to 1957, Berrigan went on to obtain a professorship in New Testament studies at Le Moyne College in Syracuse, New York.

Last Updated: October 25, 2018