Philosophy and Religion

Dr. James J. Megivern, Professor Emeritus

Phone: (828) 883-4280
Address: Jim Megivern, 309 College View Court, Brevard, NC 28712


  • Th.D., Fribourg University
  • S.S.L., Biblical Institute, Gregorian University
  • A.B., Mary Immaculate College

Areas of Expertise

  • Early Christian history
  • New Testament, especially Gospel studies
  • Christian ethics, especially involvement with capital punishment throughout history


  • The Death Penalty: an Historical & Theological Survey. New York: Paulist Press, 1997.
  • People of Vision: A History of the American Council of the Blind: 1st Book Library, 2003.