Rev. Austin Litke, O.P.
Instructor in Historical Theology, Pastoral Studies, and Classical Languages
B.A., University of St. Thomas (St Paul, MN)
MDiv./S.T.B., The Pontifical Faculty of the Immaculate Conception
S.T.L., The Pontifical Faculty of the Immaculate Conception
S.T.D. (cand.), The Pontifical Lateran University – Patristic Institute “Augustinianum,” Rome
Fr. Austin Dominic Litke, O.P., is a friar of the Province of St. Joseph. He is a native of Henderson, Kentucky. After studies in Classical Languages and Catholic Studies at the University of St. Thomas in St. Paul, Minnesota, he completed one year of theological studies at Saint Meinrad School of Theology before entering the Order. Fr. Austin was ordained a priest in 2011 and completed his S.T.L. in Dogmatic Theology at the Pontifical Faculty of the Immaculate Conception. He was then assigned as Catholic Chaplain at New York University from 2012-2014. He is currently completing doctoral studies in Patristic Theology at the Istituto Patristico “Augustinianum” in Rome.