Dr. Samuel Shephard

Stewarding the Environment

Stewarding the Environment

Join Dr. Samuel Shephard as he explores the wonders of creation and our role as stewards of the earth. Discover how Catholics interact with the natural world and responsibly utilize its goods. Through practical insights and thought provoking discussions, Dr. Shephard empowers you to embrace your role as a responsible steward, nurturing a peaceful relationship between humanity and the earth.

Embark on this illuminating journey and appreciate the beauty and interconnectedness of the natural world, while learning to safeguard and cherish God’s creation.

Explore the Program

About the Presenter

Dr. Samuel Shephard, a biology professor at Ave Maria University, grew up in the Scottish Highlands and later worked as a commercial fisherman in Ireland, sparking his passion for fisheries science. He pursued graduate studies in the field and made significant contributions to the scientific community through his publications. More recently, he has focused on environmental stewardship and integrating sustainability with Catholic teachings. Outside of academia, he is happily married with seven children, embracing the joys of family life. Dr. Samuel Shephard embodies a spirit of scholarly exploration, merging faith and science to promote harmonious coexistence with nature.