About the Author


Married with two children, Dr. Dora Tobar holds a doctorate in Dogmatic Theology from the Pontifical Gregorian University in Rome. She has over 35 years of experience as a Theologian and Pastoral Minister, teaching at the University and parish levels, directing spiritual retreats, and creating resources for families. Dr. Tobar is creator and promoter of the program The Happy Couple and has been a consultant for family pastoral programs at the US Conference of Catholic Bishops. Currently, Dr. Tobar holds the position of Director of Family Life and Hispanic Ministry Office at the Diocese of Lafayette in Indiana.

Dr. Tobar spoke about Forming Ministers of God’s Love at the V Encuentro Diocesan In-Service. Click here to view her presentation.