Ermis Segatti

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Ermis Segatti
Born November 24, 1937
Pianezza, Torino, Italy
Residence  Italy Italy
Nationality  Italy italian
Fields Theology, History of Christianity
Institutions Theological University of Northern Italy - Turin Campus
Alma mater University of Turin
Doctoral advisor Prof. Franco Bolgiani
Known for Scholarship and publications
don Ermis Segatti presents a paper at a convention

Ermis Segatti (b. November 24, 1937 in Pianezza, near Turin - Italy), is a Catholic Priest and university Professor belonging to the Archdiocese of Turin, Italy.

Biography[edit]

Ermis Segatti, after completing his theological training at the Catholic Seminary of Turin, obtained a Laurea (Master degree) in German Literature and another one in History of Christianity from the University of Turin. He is Professor of History of Christianity at the Theological University of Northern Italy - Turin Campus (Facoltà Teologica dell'Italia Settentrionale - Sezione Parallela di Torino). He is also a top administrator of the Archdiocese of Turin as Director of the Pastoral Office for the University and Culture.

Work[edit]

Ermis Segatti is a well known speaker at top academic and cultural events in Italy and abroad. Even recently he has been invited to lecture and establish contacts in Eastern Europe, in China, and in Central America. He speaks fluently English, French, German, Spanish, and Russian. He can manage some Chinese. He has also a deep knowledge of the Latin Language and Literature. Professor Segatti has written several books and many academic and non academic articles in his fields of expertise. In the past few years he has co-organized post-graduate professional development courses for people involved with ethics and bioethics issues.

Publications[edit]

Selected Books

  • Analisi marxista della religione, Editrice UPL, Torino, (1974)
  • Problemi di sociologia sovietica (1957–1962), Giappichelli (1975), Corsi Universitari
  • Le ragioni del dissenso in URSS / I: Il dissenso delle sinistre / II: Il dissenso religioso, UPL, Torino, (1976–1977)
  • L'ateismo, un problema nel marxismo, Piemme (1986)
  • I cristiani e la pace, Edizioni Gruppo Abele, Torino (1987)
  • Dopo 1000 anni di cristianesimo in Russia, Piemme (1989)
  • L'insegnamento di Buddha e Gesu' a confronto collana Per saperne di piu', Edizioni Abbazia della Novalesa (1997)
  • I Testimoni di Geova sono cristiani? collana Per saperne di piu', Edizioni Abbazia della Novalesa (1997)
  • Islam e Cristianesimo collana Per saperne di piu', Edizioni Abbazia della Novalesa(1998)
  • Teologie della liberazione in America Latina collana Per saperne di piu', Edizioni Abbazia della Novalesa (1999)

Selected Articles

  • Fede e scienza: ripensando Galileo, in Scienza e tecnologia: al di là dello specchio, Libri Scheiwiller, Milano (2004), pp. 217–224.
  • Il Cristianesimo come ascesi nella società del welfare e del debole pensiero, in L’ascesi nel Buddhismo e nel Cristianesimo, Atti del Convegno (12 giugno 2005), Edizioni Agami (2005), pp. 93–100.
  • Il primo articolo sulla Sindone nella rivista dell’ateismo scientifico sovietico, in G.M. Zaccone- G. Ghiberti, Guardare la Sindone, Studia Taurinensia, Effatà Editrice (2007), pp. 418–426.
  • Alla ricerca di un volto asiatico di Gesù, in Credere oggi, XXVII, 2, (2007), pp. 41–61.

In English

  • The Christological Thought of Michael Amaladoss, in Archivio Teologico Torinese,7, (2001/2), pp. 345–362.
  • Neo-Platonism and Early Christian Theologies, in Archivio Teologico Torinese, (2007), 2, pp. 381– 422

See also[edit]

Sources[edit]

  • Annuario della diocesi di Torino (2005) (Yearbook of the Archdiocese of Turin)
  • Official website of the Archdiocese of Turin

External links[edit]