Deacon Gerard-Marie Anthony

Deacon Gerard-Marie Anthony

Deacon Gerard-Marie Anthony is a deacon for the Arlington Diocese. He received his B.A in Theology from Christendom College and his M.A in Theology from the Catholic Distance University. He also has earned his Virginia Catholic Education Teaching Certification through George Mason University and is currently a counseling candidate at Divine Mercy University.

Deacon Anthony is a prolific writer.   He has written for numerous magazines and newspapers including Deacon Digest, Lay Witness, Our Sunday Visitor, The Catholic Stand, The Arlington Catholic Herald, as well as Mind and Spirit magazine, Catechist, Josephite Harvest, CatholicMatch, and Immaculate Heart Messenger magazines. He also has been on EWTN radio on numerous occasions with guest appearances with Catholic Connection with Teresa Tomeo and the SonRise Morning Show and is the special guest on EWTN show “The Church Universal.”

Gerard-Marie Anthony is a theologian, author, apologist, and religion/bioethics teacher and worked with teens for over 20 years. He is a long time member of the world’s largest lay apostolic organization, the Legion of Mary and in his spare time runs an apologetics website at www.gerardmarie.com  He also is a member of Black Catholic Ministries and Evangelization board for the Arlington Diocese. He has given workshops on the diaconate and written a book called The Deacon: Icon of Christ, Icon of Hope.   Deacon Anthony also gives talks for people of all ages including Confirmation retreats, adult education, and young adult groups.