Rev. Henry J. Bodah is a priest of the Diocese of Providence. He was raised in Portsmouth, RI and graduated from the diocesan seminary of Our Lady of Providence in 1973 with a concentration in philosophy. He did his theological studies at the University of Louvain (KUL) in Belgium, recieving the S.T.B. in theology and an MA in religious studies in 1976. Since his ordination to the priesthood in 1978 he was in parish ministry before coming to Brown in 1997.