Donal Godfrey, S.J.

Donal Godfrey

University Chaplain, Associate Director for Faculty and Staff Spirituality


Donal Godfrey, S.J. is an Irish Jesuit priest of the Society of Jesus. In addition to teaching interdisciplinary courses and leading Ignatian Immersions, Fr. Godfrey runs Ignatian spirituality programs for USF's faculty and staff, including book clubs, the Spiritual Exercises, retreats, and a lecture series. He was born Liverpool, England and is also a member of the Irish Bar.


  • Church Divinity School of the Pacific
  • Jesuit School of Theology
  • Regis College at the University of Toronto
  • Milltown Institute of Dublin
  • University College, Cork
  • Stonyhurst College

Selected Publications

  • Gays and Grays: The Story of the Gay Community at Most Holy Redeemer Catholic Church (Lexington, 2007)