Rev. Robert A. Sirico received his Master of Divinity degree from the Catholic University of America following undergraduate study at the University of Southern California and the University of London. During his studies and early ministry, he experienced a growing concern over the lack of training religious studies students receive in fundamental economic principles, leaving them poorly equipped to understand and address today's social problems. As a result of these concerns, Fr. Sirico co-founded the Acton Institute with Kris Alan Mauren in 1990. As president of the Acton Institute, Fr...
Rev. Robert A. Sirico at the Acton Institute 29th Anniversary Dinner
October 15, 2019
Acton President and co-founder Rev. Robert A. Sirico shares the story of how he moved from being a leftist activist to being a strong supporter of the market economy and the free and virtuous society.