John Markey, OP, is a Professor of Theology and the Director of the PhD program in Spirituality
at Oblate School of Theology in San Antonio, Texas. He graduated from the University of Notre
Dame in 1984, then earned an M.A. in Theology there two years later. He entered the Dominican
Order in 1987 and was ordained a priest in 1993. He received his M.Div from the Dominican
School of Philosophy and Theology in 1991 and his PhD in Philosophy and Theology from the
Graduate Theological Union in Berkeley, California in 1997.