Erik Ranstrom, Ph.D.

Erik Ranstrom

Dr. Erik Ranstrom serves as a member of the Spiritual Care Department for the Saint John Vianney Center meeting with residents to discuss the spiritual aspects of their lives and ministry.

Dr. Ranstrom holds a doctorate in theology from the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences at Boston College and a Certificate in Spiritual Direction from the Center for Ignatian Spirituality, Fairfield University.

With over ten years of experience teaching theology and religious studies courses at Catholic colleges and universities, Dr. Ranstrom assists residents in their journey toward an integral spiritual life that opens and reconciles mind, body, and spirit. He is drawn to those moments of our lives when we are visited by an encounter, and encourages cultivating the simplicity of heart that is attentive and responsive to the living God.