Deepen your Understanding of the Catholic Faith
Distance Education Courses from the Augustine Institute
The Augustine Institute of Denver, Colorado offers a distance education program in Catholic theology designed for Catholic educators, catechists, youth ministers and those seeking simply to learn more about their faith. The Augustine Institute is a new kind of graduate school for the new evangelization which presents the Catholic faith in a dynamic way.
Who Will Teach Me?
Sample the quality of our orthodox education by learning from well-respected professors like Dr. Tim Gray and Dr. Edward Sri and many others.
Tim Gray, President, Associate Professor of Sacred Scripture
In addition to his teaching at the Augustine Institute, Dr. Tim Gray, Ph.D. is Professor of Sacred Scripture at St. John Vianney Theological Seminary. He holds a Ph.D. in Biblical Studies from Catholic University of America. Dr. Gray's dissertation is The Temple in the Gospel of Mark: A Study in its Narrative Role (Mohr Siebeck). He is author of The Luminous Mysteries, Sacraments in Scripture and Mission of the Messiah. Dr. Gray is a partner with Jeff Cavins in The Great Adventure Bible Timeline series, the fastest growing Catholic Bible study program. A nationally renowned speaker, Dr. Gray has filmed numerous series for EWTN. Dr. Gray resides in Denver, Colorado with his wife Kris and their son Joseph.
Edward Sri, Provost, Associate Professor of Sacred Scripture and Theology & Catechetics
Dr. Edward Sri, S.T.D., is the author of two Catholic best-selling books, including The New Rosary in Scripture: Biblical Insights for Praying the 20 Mysteries (Servant) and The Da Vinci Deception: 100 Questions About the Facts and Fiction of The Da Vinci Code (Ascension Press) (coauthored with Mark Shea). His most recent book, on men-women relationships, is called Men, Women and the Mystery of Love: Practical Insights on John Paul II's Love and Responsibility (Servant). He also is the author of Mystery of the Kingdom: On the Gospel of Matthew (Emmaus Road), Queen Mother: A Biblical Theology of Mary's Queenship (Emmaus Road) and Dawn of the Messiah: The Coming of Christ in Scripture (Servant) and a co-author of the popular apologetics series, Catholic for a Reason.
Edward is a founding leader with Curtis Martin of FOCUS (Fellowship of Catholic University Students). He appears on EWTN and regularly writes and speaks on Scripture, marriage and the Catholic faith. He also serves as a visiting professor at Benedictine College, where he taught full-time for nine years. Edward holds a doctorate from the Pontifical University of St. Thomas Aquinas in Rome. He resides with his wife Elizabeth and their six children in Littleton, Colorado.
What Will I Learn?
The Augustine Institute offers a comprehensive course list, covering a broad spectrum of faithful Catholic teaching.View Courses here.
Who Can Benefit from These Courses?
Courses are designed for those seeking:
- Personal enrichment, for a deeper understanding of the Catholic Faith
- Certificates or continuing education
- A Masters Degree of Theology degree