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Fr. Patrick Winslow

Fr. Patrick Winslow graduated from State University of New York at Cortland in 1991 with a B.S. in Chemistry . From 1992-1993 he attended Georgia Institute of Technology, Graduate Department of Chemistry. While at Georgia Tech, he began a doctoral program in analytical chemistry but left to attend the seminary. During his six years in Seminary, he spent three months at Medellin Institute of Languages, in Medellin, Columbia studying Spanish. In 1999 he earned his STB in Theology from Catholic University of America and was ordained a priest in June of 1999. In 2002, Father was assigned to St. Vincent de Paul parish in Charlotte, NC as Parochial Vicar. He currently is serving as Pastor at St. John the Baptist Church in Tryon, NC.  Fr. Winslow gained great popularity among Bible study students around the world through his DVD lectures with the Catholic Scripture Study program and his popularity again grew in the Upstate of South Carolina with his radio talk show on Catholic Radio. Currently, Father Winslow is studying toward a JCL in Cannon Law at Catholic University of America.

Fr. Matthew Kauth

Fr. Kauth was born and raised in Peoria Illinois & attended Catholic grade school and High School there and began his studies following High School at St Mary’s College and Seminary in Winona, Minnesota. He completed his studies in philosophy at St Charles Borromeo in Philadelphia. He transferred to the Diocese of Charlotte following graduation to assist in the missionary efforts faced with the burgeoning Catholic population. He completed his graduate work at Catholic University in Washington, DC earning his ecclesiastical degree (STB) and was ordained to the priesthood in 2000. He first served at St Matthew’s parish in Charlotte. After a brief assignment as pastoral administrator, he was sent to Spain to study Spanish. He was e pastor of St Francis in Franklin, North Carolina.  Fr. Kauth has been studying Moral Theology in Rome for the past three years.  Fr Kauth is particularly noted as a speaker on Theology of the Body.

Fr. Mitch pacwa, s.j.

Fr. Pacwa is a respected Scripture Scholar, Author, and popular EWTN Television and Radio Host, as well as the founder and President of Ignatius Productions – a teaching and media apostolate. He received his B.A. in Philosophy and Theology from the University of Detroit, summa cum laude. He was ordained a Jesuit Catholic priest in 1976 with the Society of Jesus and then continued his studies. He received his Master of Divinity and S.T.B. from the Jesuit School of Theology of Loyola University, magna cum laude.  He received his Master of Arts, Ph.D. in Old Testament from Vanderbilt University. Father Pacwa has taught at the high school, university, and seminary levels. He has lectured at hundreds of conferences and churches around the world and is best known for his appearances on EWTN – The Eternal World Catholic Television Network. Father Pacwa is the author of several books, is fluent in twelve languages and has a unique understanding of the peoples and cultures of the Middle East and is respected for his knowledge on Islam and the Qur’an.

Fr. scott courtney

Fr. Courtney is a graduate of Mount St. Mary’s Seminary and pastor of both St. Anthony’s and Sacred Heart parishes in the Diocese of Lincoln, Nebraska. He has taught high school religion for several years and has a sound, solid and inspirational way of engaging teens in faith formation as well as awakening and fanning the flames of the faith of all ages.

Fr. Frank Pavone

Fr. Pavone is one of the most prominent pro-life leaders in the nation. He was born in Port Chester, New York and has been active in the pro-life movement since 1976. Cardinal John O’Connor ordained him to the priesthood in 1988. Fr. Pavone did parish work and taught in seminaries. In 1993, with the permission of Cardinal O’Connor, he became National Director of Priests for Life. In this full time position, he has traveled to all of the 50 states and to five continents, preaching and teaching against abortion and helping other priests to do the same. Fr. Frank has done the video lecturers for our Humanae Vitae CSS Study. Learn more about Fr. Pavone and his pro-life work at