PRIOR – Martin Staszak, OP


Prior of the of St. Stephen Priory,
Old Testament extraordinary professor,
Chairman of the Publications Committee,
Member of the Archeology Committee,
Member of the library committee.

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Province of Southern Germany and Austria

Born on 21 September 1959 in Berlin (Germany),

Ordained priest on 14 June 1986 in Fribourg (Switzerland).

Research Area: The Historical Books of the Old Testament

– German (read, written, spoken)
– English (read, spoken)
– French (read, written, spoken)

– Akkadian
– Ugaritic
– Ancient Hebrew
– Ancient Aramaic
– Ancient Greek
– Latin

Academic degrees

1979-1985: University of Fribourg (Switzerland), Bachelor of Theology
1986-1987: École biblique
1987-1988: Johns Hopkins University (Baltimore, USA)
1988: Biblical Licence
2004: Doctor of Theology (Doctoral Thesis in the AT)
Since 2015, École biblique