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C.C. Pecknold: Engaging The Culture

Untitled designC.C. Pecknold earned his PhD from the University of Cambridge (UK) and since 2008 he has been a Professor of Historical & Systematic Theology in the School of Theology at The Catholic University of America in Washington, DC. He teaches in the areas of fundamental theology, Christian anthropology, and political theology, with a particular interest in St. Augustine’s City of God. Pecknold is the author of a number scholarly articles and books including, Christianity and Politics: A Brief Guide to the History and The T&T Clark Companion to Augustine and Modern Theology. Dr. Pecknold also writes regular columns for First Things & National Review. He is currently writing a book called “Augustine’s City: The Church and Western Political Order.” He joins us to discuss how Christians can be good citizens while still being loyal citizens of the City of God.