Jason Paone, PhD

Jason C. Paone is the editor of Word on Fire Academic. He studied the classics and philosophy at The University of Texas at Austin, where he received a Bachelor of Arts degree in 2015. In 2017, he received a Master of Theological Studies at Duke Divinity School. He received a graduate fellowship from the Institute for Human Ecology at The Catholic University of America, where he completed a doctorate in historical and systematic theology in the spring of 2024. Under Reinhard Hütter, he wrote a dissertation entitled “Obedient Belief: The Act of Faith and the Problem of Doxastic Voluntarism in the Theology of Matthias Joseph Scheeben.” He lives in Dallas, Texas, with his wife and three children.

Edited by Jason Paone, PhD