August 2018 – 10K Public Theologies of Technology and Presence Award, The Institute of Buddhist Studies, University of California-Berkeley, funded by the Henry Luce Foundation for Theological Education.
May 10, 2015, Honorary Degree, Doctor of Science, St. Francis University, Loretto, PA
Doyle Teaching Fellowship 2014-2015, Georgetown University
Catholic Press Book Award 2014 for The Unbearable Wholeness of Being: God, Evolution and the Power of Love. 3rd place: Faith and Science.
Silver Nautilus Book Award 2014 for The Unbearable Wholeness of Being: God, Evolution and the Power of Love.
Catholic Press Book Award 2012 for The Emergent Christ: exploring the meaning of Catholic in an Evolutionary Universe. 3rd place: Faith and Science.
Catholic Press Book Award 2009 for Care for Creation: A Franciscan Spirituality of the Earth (1st place: Social Concerns; 2nd place: Spirituality).
Templeton Local Societies Initiative Award, 2002
Templeton Course Award in Science and Religion, 2000
Presidential Scholarship, Fordham University, 1992
Biology Award for Excellence in Research, DeSales University, 1977