Peter J Howard

Peter J. Howard

Dr. Peter Howard is married to Chantal Howard and they have five beautiful children. Peter is a Mariologist, renown international speaker, author, professor, theologian, Catholic entrepreneur and founder of Heroic Families ( Peter has spoken at national, diocesan and family conferences in the United States and Philippines; the United States Air Force Academy; the Apostolate for Family Consecration; diocesan and parish retreats and he has been featured on Catholic television and radio programs such as EWTN, CatholicTV, Shalom World, Radio Maria and Relevant Radio. Dr. Howard serves on the theology faculty for the Avila Institute for Spiritual Formation ( and the School of Spiritual Formation of the Marian Servants of the Incarnate Wisdom. He has also taught Theology and Latin for the Chesterton Academy of the Sacred Heart in Peoria, Illinois. Dr. Howard earned his Doctorate in Sacred Theology from the Pontifical University of St. Thomas Aquinas [Angelicum] in Rome, Italy. Dr. Howard’s theological expertise lies predominantly in Mariology and the teachings of Venerable Fulton J. Sheen. He is the author of the 2015 book: The Woman: The Mystery of Mary as Mediatrix in the Teaching of Fulton J. Sheen. Like his spiritual mentor, +Fulton Sheen, Dr. Howard is passionate about evangelizing families by communicating the truth and beauty of the Catholic faith as the answer to the challenges and errors of the world.