Robert Obach



Email: Robert Obach
Phone: 937-229-3013

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Dr. Robert Obach’s primary focus is on the interconnection of Philosophy and Theology approached from the perspective of historical development from Socrates to Sartre. Robert has taught on the faculties of seven college and universities since 1967. 

Faculty Perspective

In the various schools where I have taught I have always enjoyed providing students with the philosophical ideas that help them think for themselves more confidently.


  • Ph.D. in Religion and Culture from Syracuse University

  • M.A. in Religious Studies from Catholic University of America

  • B.A. in English Literature from Loyola University of Chicago

Research Interests

  • The Development of Doctrine

  • Sexual Ethics

  • The intersection of Philosophy, Theology and Literature

Selected Publications

A Commentary on the Gospel of Luke

The Catholic Church on Marital Intercourse: from St. Paul to Pope John Paul II