Lovrick, Peter

Peter Lovrick
College: St. Augustine's Seminary
Degrees: DMin (Aquinas)
Email: peter.lovrick@utoronto.ca
Teaching Category:
Teaching Stream
Appointment Status:
Basic Degree


Dcn Peter Lovrick was ordained a permanent deacon for the Archdiocese of Toronto in 2002. He later completed a Doctorate in Ministry focusing in Homiletics from Aquinas Institute of Theology at St Louis University. He directed the Diaconate Formation Program at St Augustine’s Seminary for 12 years. He was a full-time professor of Communications at George Brown College for over 20 years, a professor of Chinese Drama in the East Asian Studies Department at the University of Toronto, a lecturer at Soochow University in Taiwan, and at Shanghai Urban Management College.

  • Specializations

    • Homiletics
  • Publications

    • Compiler of a Festschrift for His Eminence Thomas Cardinal Collins. Novalis Press, Toronto, 2022 (expected).
    • Proclaiming in a New Season: A practical guide to Catholic Preaching in the new evangelization. Novalis and Liturgical Press, Toronto, 2016, 96 pages.
    • Chinese Opera: The Actor’s Craft. HKU Press, Hong Kong, 2013, 216 pages.
    • Focus on Short Writing and Editing. Nelson, Toronto, 2009, 162 pages.
    • Focus on College Reading and Writing. Thomson, Toronto, 2007, 162 pages.
    • Focus on Presentations. Thomson, Toronto, 2004, 196 pages.
    • Chinese Opera: Images and Stories. UBC Press, Vancouver, 1997, 238 pages.