Dr. Mark Giszczak

Dr. Mark Giszczak was born and raised in Ann Arbor, MI. He studied philosophy and theology at Ave Maria College in Ypsilanti, MI and Sacred Scripture at the Augustine Institute of Denver, CO. He recently received his Ph. D. in Biblical Studies at the Catholic University of America. He currently teaches courses in Scripture at the Augustine Institute, where he has been on faculty since 2010. Dr. Giszczak has participated in many evangelization projects and is the author of the CatholicBibleStudent.com blog. He has written introductions to every book of the Bible that are hosted at CatholicNewsAgency.com. Dr. Giszczak, his wife Colleen and their children, live in Colorado where they enjoy camping and hiking in the Rocky Mountains.

Easter Vigil: Salvation History and Squirt Gun Fights

What are the different phases in the readings during Holy Saturday? Dr. Mark Giszczak from the Augustine Institute explains why God uses water in the Bible.

Good Friday: Joining Our Sufferings to Jesus

What does it mean to join our sufferings to Jesus? Dr. Mark Giszczak from the Augustine Institute explains how to enter into the hurts of others.

Holy Thursday: Why Pray at Night?

When it comes to Holy Thursday, we may ask ourselves: "why do we pray at night?" Night is a special time, one of expectation, waiting, and quiet. Mark Giszczak,...