gabriella la mendola

Gabriella La Mendola
PhD Student

lamendola@fscire.it

Current Position

Since October 2020 she has started the three-year specialization course at the “Giuseppe Alberigo” European School for Advanced Religious Studies of the Fondazione per le scienze religiose and she is working on a research project concerning the homiletic literature of Pope Roncalli.

Education and Academic Experience

On November 27th, 2020 she discussed her doctoral thesis in Theology Lo stile pastorale in papa Roncalli e la sua recezione nel vaticano II. Teologia e spiritualità di un nodo ecclesiologico del XX secolo” at the Pontifical Antonianum University in Rome.

She graduated in Philosophy from the Catania University on March 25th, 1999 with the thesis Il problema etico in Bruno Forte. Racconto dell’amore inquieto tra Dio e l’uomo. She obtained the baccalaureate in Theology at the Theological Study in Catania on October 7th, 2011 writing a dissertation on: Voi sarete per me un regno di sacerdoti (Es 19,6). Proposta e prospettive a partire dal Vaticano II; she obtained the licentiate in Spiritual Theology, at the Theological Study Of St. Paul in Catania, on February 14th, 2014, writing a dissertation on Il tema conciliare dell’universale chiamata alla santità nel magistero dei papi Paolo VI e Giovanni Paolo II.

She belongs to the religious Institute Famiglia Ecclesiale Missione Chiesa-Mondo and she is a teacher of history and philosophy at the state High School “Gulli e Pennisi” in Acireale (CT)