Fr. David Vincent Meconi
Fr. David Vincent Meconi, S.J., D.Phil. (Oxon.) is professor of historical theology at Saint Louis University and director of the school’s Catholic Studies Centre; he is also the editor of Homiletic and Pastoral Review. He holds the pontifical license in patrology from the University of Innsbruck in Austria and a doctorate in ecclesiastical history from the University of Oxford.
Fr. Meconi has published numerous books and articles on the early Church and on St. Augustine of Hippo in particular. His most recent works include the Sermons of Peter Chrysologus (Routledge), The Cambridge Companion to Augustine’s City of God (Cambridge University Press), and Augustine On Self-Harm, Narcissism, Atonement and the Vulnerable Christ (Bloomsbury Press). Fr. Meconi is a past fellow of the Augustinian Institute at Villanova University and serves on the ecclesiastical board of Boston College.