Dr. Sebastian Mahfood, OP

Dr. Sebastian Mahfood, OP, is Vice-President of External Affairs at Holy Apostles College & Seminary in Cromwell, CT. He holds a doctorate in postcolonial literature and master's degrees in comparative literature, philosophy, theology and educational technology. He lives in St. Louis, MO, with his wife, Dr. Stephanie Mahfood, and their children, Alexander and Eva Ruth.

Celebrating the Life of a Stillborn Child: Seven Ways to Say Goodbye

In the late evening of June 30, 2016, Augusten Sebastian Mahfood stopped moving in his mother’s womb. A few hours later, the emergency room nurse at Mercy Hospital in St. Louis declared there to be no heartbeat. He was 33 weeks old from the time of his conception. This ultrasound photo, taken at 31 weeks, …

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Planned Parenthood asked me to be their VP of Developing, Marketing and Communications

But only if they redefined their concept of “women’s health services” to something that promoted authentic, chaste, covenantal human sexuality designed for both procreative and unitive purposes. Okay, so I’m listed on LinkedIn in the category of “vice-president,” which is fancy way of saying, “general village helper.” Every now and then, LinkedIn sends everyone in …

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