Philip Neri Powell holds a BA in philosophy/history, an MA in English, an MDiv, and a PhD in English (emphasis in poetry). After studying at Aquinas Institute in St. Louis, Missouri, and Oxford University, Fr. Powell entered studies at the Angelicum. Fr. Powell taught spirituality, liturgy, classical western literature, Catholic theology, and philosophical theology at the University of Dallas for three years before moving to Rome. He recently completed a pontifical license in philosophy and will begin work on a PhD.