Who is Father Kirby?

Father Jeffrey Kirby, STD, CPC, KHS, is a Catholic priest, moral theologian, writer, and pastor of Our Lady of Grace Parish in Indian Land, South Carolina. He holds a doctorate in moral theology (STD) from the Holy Cross University in Rome. He is an adjunct professor of theology at Belmont Abbey College, a certified life coach (CPC), radio personality, conference speaker, retreat master, and pilgrimage leader. In 2020, Father Kirby was appointed a Missionary of Mercy by Pope Francis.

Father Kirby is the Host of the daily devotional Morning Offering with Father Kirby. He is a Senior Contributor to the Crux news site, and is a frequent guest and the host of multiple miniseries on the Eternal Word Television Network (EWTN). Father Kirby is a Papal Knight of the Holy Sepulcher (KHS) and is an advocate for the Christians in the Holy Land.



A Catholic priest and pastor of Our Lady of Grace Parish in Indian Land, South Carolina

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A national speaker with a doctorate in moral theology and a deep fire for the Lord

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A globally published author of moral, spiritual, and pastoral books and digital programs

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The creator of digital content and the host of a highly acclaimed daily devotional.

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Priestly Assignments

Father Kirby is the Pastor of Our Lady of Grace Parish, Indian Land, South Carolina


Father Kirby is a Senior Contributor for Crux

Belmont Abbey College

Father Kirby serves as an Adjunct Professor of Theology


Home to more than 1,700 students, Belmont Abbey College is a small, Catholic, Benedictine liberal arts institution. We find our center in Jesus Christ, and believe in the development of the whole person—in mind, body and spirit.

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Digital Programs

Father Kirby’s Parish-Based Programs

Kingdom of Happiness

Parish Program – click here

First Samuel

Establishing the Throne of David

Luke Parish Program

Gospel of Mercy

Doors of Mercy Program

God’s Covenant with you!

Catholic Courses

Father Kirby is the Professor of two Courses:
The Spiritual Life
A Tour of Saint Peter’s Square and Basilica


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