Fr. Anthony J. Mastroeni’s Biography, S.Th.D., J.D.
Fr.Anthony J. Mastroeni, S.Th.D., J.D. was ordained for the diocese of Paterson, N.J. in 1972. He earned his B.A. in Classical languages and Philosophy at Seton Hall University; an M.A. in Counseling Psychology from Seton Hall University; an S.T.L. and a doctorate in Moral Theology from the Angelicum in Rome; and a J.D. in Civil Law from Rutgers Law School. For the last 40 years he has been teaching university students, as well as giving retreats and theological seminars to Mother Teresa’s Missionaries of Charity as part of their ongoing formation in many of their mission stations throughout the world. From 1978-1985 he taught theology and philosophy at the University of San Francisco’s St. Ignatius Institute. From 1990-1999 he taught at the Franciscan University of Steubenville, with four years service spent at the University’s campus in Gaming, Austria, as well as The International Pontifical Institute for Marriage and the Family in Gaming. From 1999 to 2004 Fr. Mastroeni was a faculty member at Christendom College, Front Royal, Virginia where he taught theology and directed the chaplaincy, and later founded and directed its Rome campus. More recently he has been adjunct professor of Medical Ethics and Theology at Felician College and Moral Theology at the Immaculate Conception Seminary at Seton Hall University.