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New Evangelization: Welcome

“The Christian’s call to share the Good News of God’s love and forgiveness, made possible because of Jesus’ dying and rising from the dead.”

Meet Fr. Hater

Here you will find references that Fr. Hater has made during his talks at area parishes.

About Fr. Hater

Professor of theology, pastor, presenter, mentor and friend to many, Father Robert J. Hater, a Cincinnati diocesan priest, is a Professor of Theology at the Athenaeum of Ohio (Cincinnati) and Professor Emeritus at the University of Dayton.

He is a storyteller and internationally known writer and lecturer in the fields of catechesis, ministry, evangelization, and spirituality. He has written 21 books and many articles. His latest books include:

  • Common Sense Catechesis: Lessons from the Past; Road Map for the Future
  • The parish guide to the new evangelization : an action plan for sharing the faith
  • Gateways to God : celebrating the sacraments
  • Journeys of discovery : transitions, rites of passage, and the sacramental life of faith

He lives and ministers at St. Clare Parish (Cincinnati).