Log In

Christopher James Viscardi Edit Profile

Theology educator

Christopher James Viscardi, American theology educator. Trustee Loyola University, New Orleans, since 1986; founder, board directors Christus Theological Institute, Mobile, since 1988, Hispanic Folkfest, Mobile, since 1985. Member College Theology Society, American Society Church History.

Background

Viscardi, Christopher James was born on May 25, 1946 in Austin, Texas, United States. Son of Andrew H. and Josephine R. (Perrone) Viscardi.

Education

Bachelor in Humanities, University Texas, 1967. Master of Arts in Theology, St. Louis University, 1971. STD, Gregorian University, Rome, 1979.

Career

Instructor, Jesuit High School, New Orleans, 1971-1973;research fellow, Yale University Division School, New Haven, 1977;professor theology, Spring Hill College, Mobile, Alabama, since 1979;vicar Hispanic ministry, Archdiocese of Mobile, since 1981. Province consultor Society of Jesus (Jesuit), New Orleans, since 1986. Trustee Spring Hill College, since 1982, chairman theology, since 1983, rector Jesuit community, since 1989.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author, editor: Encyclopedic Dictionary of Jesuit History, 1991. Contributing author Spanish newsletter El Hispano, since 1985.

Membership

Trustee Loyola University, New Orleans, since 1986. Founder, board directors Christus Theological Institute, Mobile, since 1988, Hispanic Folkfest, Mobile, since 1985. Member College Theology Society, American Society Church History.

Connections

father:
Andrew H. Viscardi

mother:
Josephine R. (Perrone) Viscardi