Gloria Dodd

Contact Information

  • Email: Gloria Dodd
  • Phone: 937-229-1431
  • Location: Marian Library 706C

Gloria Dodd

Dr., Lecturer/Researcher for the Marian Library/International Marian Research Institute

  • Full-Time Faculty

Courses Taught

MRI 600: Introduction to Mariology
MRI 627 Mary in the Modern Period I
MRI 628 Mary in the Modern Period II
MRI 629 Mary in the Contemporary Period I


B.A.. Christendom College
M.Div., Dominican House of Studies
S.T.L., Dominican House of Studies
Doctor of Sacred Theology, International Marian Research Institute

Professional Activities

Mariological Society of America, Fellowship of Catholic Scholars, and the Pontificia Academia Mariana Internationalis.

Research Interests

Mary's mediation of grace
The Legion of Mary

Selected Publications

“A Pre-Vatican II Theology of Mary, Mediatrix of All Graces: From Mercier to Vatican II” in Mary at the Foot of the Cross VII: Coredemptrix, therefore Mediatrix of All Graces: Acts of the Seventh International Symposium on Marian Coredemption (New Bedford, MA: Academy of the Immaculate, 2008).

“Mother of the Church: An Examination of the 1964 Declaration,” Marian Studies 57 (2006): 322-335.

“The Nuptial Meaning of the Body in the Marriage of Mary and Joseph,” in The Virgin Mary and Theology of the Body (Stockbridge, MA: Marian Press, 2005).

The Virgin Mary, Mediatrix of All Grace: History and Theology of the Movement for a Dogmatic Definition from 1896 to 1964.  New Bedford, Mass.: Academy of the Immaculate, 2012.

Presentation: Marian Symposium, "Mary as Mediatrix in Lumen Gentium 62 in continuity with the past," Shrine of Our Lady of Guadalupe, La Crosse, Wisconsin. October 12, 2013.