Fr. Eric Augenstein

Fr. Eric Augenstein

Director of Vocations, Archdiocese of Indianapolis

Fr. Eric Augenstein is a priest of the Archdiocese of Indianapolis. Since his ordination in 2004, he has served as a high school theology teacher and chaplain at Seton Catholic High School (Richmond, Indiana) and Our Lady of Providence High School (Clarksville, Indiana), as well as the Associate Pastor of St. Andrew, St. Mary, and Holy Family Churches (Richmond, Indiana), and pastor of Our Lady of Perpetual Help Church (New Albany, Indiana). He holds a BA in philosophy and theology from La Salle University in Philadelphia and an MA and MDiv from Saint Meinrad School of Theology in southern Indiana. He is a past participant in the Wabash Pastoral Leadership Program and has served as a pastoral ministry supervisor for seminarians at Saint Meinrad School of Theology. Since 2013, he has been serving as Director of Vocations for the Archdiocese of Indianapolis. He is also Sacramental Minister at St. Agnes Church in Nashville, Indiana.

"You are priests, not social or political leaders." -St. John Paul II