Augustine Institute Faculty: Edward Sri, S.T.L., S.T.D. 

Edward Sri

Edward Sri, S.T.L., S.T.D. 

Associate Professor of Sacred Scripture, Theology, and Catechetics


Scripture, Mariology, Theology of the Body


STD, Pontifical University of St. Thomas Aquinas (Rome)
STL, Pontifical University of St. Thomas Aquinas (Rome)
MA, Franciscan University of Steubenville


Dr. Edward Sri is a theologian, author and nationally-known Catholic speaker. He has written several Catholic best-selling books, including A Biblical Walk through the Mass (Ascension Press) and Walking with Mary: A Biblical Journey from Nazareth to the Cross (Image Books). He currently serves as professor of theology and Vice President of Mission and Outreach at the Augustine Institute in Denver, Colorado. Dr. Sri is a founding leader with Curtis Martin of FOCUS (Fellowship of Catholic University Students). He also is the host of a new 20-part video series on the Catholic faith called Symbolon: The Catholic Faith Explained (Augustine Institute) and program director for a new marriage preparation and marriage enrichment program called Beloved: Finding Happiness in Marriage (Augustine Institute).

Dr. Sri leads pilgrimages to Rome and the Holy Land and regularly speaks at Catholic parishes, conferences and diocesan catechetical congresses. He holds a doctorate from the Pontifical University of St. Thomas Aquinas in Rome and resides with his wife Elizabeth and their seven children in Littleton, Colorado.

Recent Publications

A Biblical Walk Through the Mass: Understanding What We Say and Do in the Liturgy (West Chester, PA: Ascension Press, 2011)

Edward Sri and Curtis Mitch, The Gospel of Matthew (Grand Rapids, MI: Baker Academic Press, 2010)

The Bible Compass: A Catholic's Guide to Navigating the Scriptures (West Chester, PA: Ascension Press, 2009)

Men, Women and the Mystery of Love: Practical Insights from John Paul II’s ‘Love and Responsibility’ (Cincinnati, OH: Servant Books, 2007).

Select Articles

“Release from the Sin of Debt: Jesus’ Jubilee Year Mission in Luke” Nova et Vetera 9.1 (Winter 2011): 183-94.

“Queen Mother: A Biblical Theology of Mary’s Queenship” in Marian Studies (2005).