Marie-Claude Thompson

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Baccalauréats, Paris, 1952, 1953

University of Paris-Sorbonne, 1953-56

Lycée LaFontaine, 1956-57 (preparation for national exam for HECJF)

Haut Enseignement Commercial pour Jeunes Filles, 1957-60, Diplôme, 1960

Gœthe-Institut, Murnau , 1960

Harvard University, 1964-66 M.A. in French Literature, 1966

Weston School of Theology, 1977-1985 M.Div., 1985

Institut Catholique, Paris, 1982-83



Business positions in Munich and Paris, 1961-63

Acting Director, Ecole Française, Boston, summer 1963

Instructor in French, Alliance Française, Paris, 1963-64

Teaching Fellow in French, Harvard University, 1964-66

Free-lance Translator, Herder & Herder, 1964-69

Part-time teaching in French, 1966-84

Northeastern University

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Cambridge Center for Adult Education,

Director of French Program, Ecole Bilingue, 1973-75

Chaplain, Harvard-Radcliffe Catholic Student Center, 1985-present



Translator or co-translator of five books in philosophy and theology, all published by Herder & Herder, New York, 1964-69


Co-founder and animator of a program of family-based religious education in the Cambridge-Boston area, 1969-82

Secretary-Treasurer, Damascus, Inc. [Foyer of Charity],1975-78

Earthen Vessels, Inc.,Executive Director, Camp Director, Treasurer, 1980-present, Tutoring Program Director 1985-2003.

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