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Asia Pacific Augistinian Conference

On 9 March 2013 the death occurred of an Augustinian scholar, Fr George Patrick Lawless O.S.A. This hour-long lecture shows the great breadth of his knowledge about St Augustine of Hippo.
For decades he has been highly regarded for his quality writings about the philosophy and theology of Augustine of Hippo not only is his native USA but also in Australia and throughout the world.
He was born in Pennsylvania in 1930, in in late adolescence began the training to become an Augustinian. He was professed into the Order on 10 September 1948 and then ordained to the priesthood on 4 February 1956, at the Shrine of the Immaculate Conception, Washington, DC. He taught at tertiary institutions in the eastern United States. In 1980 he was transferred to the Collegio Santa Monica, Rome, where he taught at the Augustinianum, the Order's Patristic Institute, from 1980 to 2011. He received his doctorate from the Angelicum University, Rome, in 1985. He also taught at the Angelicum as adjunct professor, and at the Gregorian University until 2005. 
In January 2012, due to declining health, he returned to his home Province and was assigned to St. Thomas of Villanova Monastery, Villanova, Pennsylvania.

This video is a lecture by the late Fr George Lawless OSA at Villanova University, USA. He was an Augustinian scholar until his death on 9 March 2018.  (YouTube, one hour in duration).


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