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Philippe Bordeyne

Philippe Bordeyne

French Catholic priest and academic
Philippe Bordeyne
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Intro French Catholic priest and academic
Is Priest Academic Religious scholar Theologian
From France
Type Education Religion
Gender male
Birth 21 December 1959
Age 60 years
Star sign SagittariusSagittarius
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Philippe Bordeyne, born on December 21, 1959 in Paris, is a French priest, academic and theologian, dean of Theologicum from 2006 to 2011 and rector of the Catholic Institute of Paris (Institut Catholique de Paris — ICP) since 2011.

Bordeyne is a Knight of the Legion of Honour from December 31, 2014.


Early life

  • 1988 : Ordained priest in 1988 for the diocese of Nanterre (France)
  • 1989 : he obtained his master's degree and became teaching assistant at the Catholic Institute of Paris (ICP).
  • 2001 : he obtained his doctorate, jointly awarded by the ICP for Theology and by the University Paris-Sorbonne for the History of Religions and Anthropology of Religions.


  • 2006 to 2009 : President of the Conference of Deans of the Faculties of Canon Law of France
  • 2008 to 2011 : President of the International Conference of Catholic Theological Institutions
  • 2009 to 2012 : Member of the Board of Directors of the International Federation of Catholic Universities
  • 2013 to 2016 : President of the Union of Catholic Higher Education Institutions.
  • 2011 : Pope Benedict XVI appointed him Chaplain of His Holiness.
  • 2015 : Pope Francis appointed him expert for the Synod of Bishops on the Mission of the Family in the Church and in the world.

As a theologian, Bordeyne is a specialist in Moral Theology, Ecumenism and Theological Hermeneutics of the Second Vatican Council.

Bordeyne is also co-publisher and editor of the Bulletin of Moral Theology of Research in Religious Sciences.

Bordeyne is also the founder of the collection "Theology at the University".

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