Erasmo Leiva Merikakis

Erasmo  Leiva Merikakis
Father Simeon, O.C.S.O. (formerly Erasmo Leiva-Merikakis) obtained his Ph.D. in Comparative Literature and Theology from Emory University. Formerly a Professor of Literature and Theology at the University of San Francisco, he is now a Trappist monk at St. Joseph's Abbey in Spencer, Mass. In addition to Vols. 1, 2, 3 of Fire of Mercy, he is the author of several other books including The Way of the Disciple and Love's Sacred Order.