The Academy of Catholic Hispanic Theologians
of the United States
U.S. Hispanic communities of the United States, helping to critically discern the movement of the Spirit in their historical journey.
the faith experience of the
people within their historical,
socio-economic, political and cultural contexts.
Interdisciplinary scholarly collaboration.
resources, instruments and a professional network to develop a U.S. Hispanic teología de conjunto.
Hispanics currently engaged in theological research and studies.
From Our Members
“ACHTUS has allowed me to grow in my craft as a practical theologian and hone my ministerial skills by attending to the voices often silenced or marginalized in the church, the academy, and society. My scholarship and ministry continue to be enriched by participating in the ACHTUS colloquia and by collaborating with many companeros/as/xs y amigos/as/xs en la lucha.”
“One reason why I decided to continue my education is for the opportunities this will bring to my work and journey with my Latinx community in the church. I managed to overcome and thrive just as many others have. I have seen my story in many of the ACHTUS members and found guidance, encouragement, and friendship in those who paved the way for Latinx voices and those who have continued their work.”
ACHTUS has a long-standing and consistent policy of speaking out against racial injustice and its subtle imbrication in the fabric of U.S.A. social life. For example, after the August 2017 events in Charlottesville Va., the Board of ACHTUS responded, together with the...
As a result of the cancellation of the 2020 colloquium, ACHTUS has decided to offer two opportunities for members to come together. This virtual “Cafecito en la Placita” will take place on June 9 and 10 (see times below). We would like to encourage all members to stop...
ACHTUS Statement: (Spanish version follows) 4 November, 2018 We, the members of the board of the Academy of Catholic Hispanic Theologians of the United States (ACHTUS), unequivocally pronounce our solidarity with communities most impacted by the current climate...