Dr. Ansel Augustine is a man who has lived his life putting his faith into action. He has weathered many storms in life - including Hurricane Katrina, but has kept his faith, and the faith of others strong! He has dedicated his life to assisting others in their faith journey. Not only has he worked with youth and young adults, but his message spans all generations and backgrounds.
Dr. Ansel Augustine is the former Director of the Office of Black Catholic Ministries for the Archdiocese of New Orleans. Previously he served as the Associate Director/Coordinator of Black Youth & Young Adult Ministry for the CYO Youth & Young Adult Ministry Office. He is also on the Faculty of the Institute for Black Catholic Studies at Xavier University of Louisiana. He has also served in Campus Ministry at Loyola University New Orleans, Xavier University of Louisiana, and St. John's University. Ansel has served on the board of directors for the National Catholic Young Adult Ministry Association (NCYAMA) and the National Federation of Catholic Youth Ministry (NFCYM). He began his career in ministry over 20 years ago when he became the youth minister at his home parish of St. Peter Claver in the Treme area of New Orleans, which he helped to rebuild following hurricane Katrina. He has presented various workshops and keynotes around the country and has written various pieces related to ministry.
Finding Jesus In the Midst of Your Paperwork
The Gift of Diversity
Made In the Image and Likeness of God
Everybody's Doing It: Dating and Peer Pressure
Come March with the Saints
Developing a Vibrant Ministry
His Mercy Endures Forever
What Does It Mean to be a Man of God?
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