The Very Reverend Luis Antonio Luna Barrera M.S.A. was elected to a three year term as Provincial Animator of the United States Province in November 2014. He became a professed member of the MSA in 1985 and was ordained a Priest on January 18th, 1987.
Father Luna has worked in different fields of education and in the formation of priest and the laity in several countries: Colombia, Venezuela, Peru, Italy, Canada, and most recently in the United States of America. He currently is a teacher of Canon Law at Holy Apostles College and Seminary in Cromwell, CT.
Father Luna is a member of the Canon Law Society of America. He has also served on the Missionaries of the Holy Apostles General Council for two periods and was most recently the Local Animator for the MSA Cromwell Community.
Education: 1979-1981 Philosophy at Faculty of Theology Pontifical and Civil of Lima-Peru. 1983-1984 Testimonium Studiorum Pontificium Institutum Archaeologiae Christianae, Rome, Italy. 1982-1985 Baccalaureate in Sacra Theology at Pontifical University Gregorian, Rome, Italy. 1990-1992 Baccalaureate and Master in Canon Law, and from 1996-1999 Doctorates in Philosophy Ius Canonicum, University of Ottawa/Saint Paul University, Ottawa, Canada.