Rev. Dr Carl-Mario Sultana

Rev. Dr Carl-Mario Sultana

Rev. Dr Carl-Mario Sultana

 B.A.(Melit.),S.Th.B.(Melit.),S.Th.L.(Melit.),S.Th.L.(UPS),S.Th.D.(UPS)

Senior Lecturer

Room 321
Humanities A (Laws,Theology,Criminology)
University of Malta
Msida
  +356 2340 2665
Carl-Mario Sultana studied at the University of Malta, reading a B.A. (Gen.) in Philosophy, Psychology and Sociology, graduating in 1997; between 1998 and 2003, he studied Theology at the Faculty of Theology within the same university, graduating S.Th.B. in 2001 and S.Th.L in 2003. He pursued further studies at the Salesian Pontifical University in Rome in 2003, where he read a Licentiate in Youth Ministry and Catechetics and a doctorate in the same area of study, defending his doctoral thesis in 2007.

He was appointed a lecturer within the Department of Pastoral Theology, Liturgy and Canon Law, in the Faculty of Theology, University of Malta, in 2008. In 2013, he was appointed a Senior Lecturer and in 2017 he was appointed Head of Department of Pastoral Theology, Liturgy and Canon Law. He also forms part of the Secretariat for Catechesis where he is the Archbishop's Delegate for Catechesis.

He is a member of the Équipe Européenne de Catéchèse (EEC), the Association for Children Spirituality and the European Society for Catholic Theologians (ESCT).
  • Catholic Religious Education
  • Catechetics
  • Methodology in Education for the Faith

Sultana, C. 2018, "Gorg Preca - A champion of the Laity", Roczniki Teologiczne, vol. 64, no. 11, pp. 105-120.

Sultana, C. 2017, "Catechesis in Italy between the Two Vatican Councils - 1870 - 1962", The Person and the Challenges, vol. 7, no. 2, pp. 23-43.

Sultana, C. 2016, "Educating through Communities of Practice", The Person and the Challenges, vol. 6, no. 2, pp. 5-20.

Sultana, C. 2016, "EEC Congress 2015 - Celje Slovenia", The Person and the Challenges, vol. 6, no. 2, pp. 271-276.

Sultana, C. 2015, "The Role of the Family in Educating Children for the Faith", Roczniki Theologiczne. Annals of Theology, vol. 62, no. 11, pp. 5-17.

Sultana, C. & Borg, J. 2015, "Communicating faith through the legacy media. Theological reflections and pastoral implication", Kultura - Media - Teologia, vol. 20, no. 5, pp. 9-24.

Sultana, C. 2014, "Gorg Preca's Use of the Bible Prior to Vatican Council II", Melita Theologica, vol. 64, no. 2, pp. 63-80.

Sultana, C. 2014, "Radio and the Church - a Historical Glance", The Person and the Challenges, vol. 4, no. 2, pp. 203-220.

Sultana, C. 2012, "Catechesis in Europe during the 20th Century" in Sophia - Paideia. Sapienza e educazione (Sir1,27). Miscellanea di studi offerti in onore del prof. Don Mario Cimosa, eds. G. Bonney & R. Vicent, LAS, Roma, pp. 423-450.

Sultana, C. 2012, "Catechists through Formation not by Default", Melita Theologica, vol. 62, no. 1-2, pp. 123-144.

Sultana, C. 2007-2008, "San Giorgio Preca. Prete maltese al servizio del catechismo", Catechesi, vol. 77, no. 1, pp. 62-76.

Sultana, C. 2006, "Gorg Preca – Apostle of the Word of God and a Precursor of Vatican Council II", Melita Theologica, vol. 59, no. 1, pp. 45-60.

  • PLC3320 - Religious Education Curriculum and Teaching Techniques
  • PLC3375 - Primary Religious Education
  • PLC4390 - Promoting Human Dignity through Religious Education
  • PLC5015 - Promoting the Human Being through Religious Education
Member of the Équipe Européenne de Catéchèse

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