James Vincent Schall, S.J. was born on January 20, 1928, in Pocahontas, Iowa, and died on April 17, 2019.
He served as an American Jesuit Roman Catholic priest, teacher, writer, and philosopher.
Recently, Schall severed as a Professor of Political Philosophy in the Department of Government at Georgetown University.
He retired from teaching in December 2012.
He gave his last lecture on December 7, 2012, at Georgetown, it was entitled “The Final Gladness,” and was sponsored by the Tocqueville Forum.
Out of his many titled books, his book Another Sort of Learning (“a reflection on different aspects of lifelong learning”) has been hailed as exceptional.
James V. Schall passed away at 91 years old.