David A. Sánchez

David A. Sanchez at LMU Extension


Catholic Bible Institute


Dr. David Sánchez is associate professor of Theological Studies and director of American Cultures at Loyola Marymount University.  He specializes in New Testament Studies with an emphasis on the Apocalypse of John as a literary performance of counter-imperial resistance in conversation with modern modalities of sociopolitical resistance. Dr. Sanchez is also interested in the role end-time eschatologies played in early Christian mythmaking and social formations, Guadalupan studies and contemporary Guadalupan iconography. He is the author of From Patmos to the Barrio: The Subversion of Imperial Myths from the Book of Revelation to the Present (Fortress Press, 2008).

Ph.D., Union Theological Seminary
M.Phil., Union Theological Seminary
M.A., Claremont School of Theology
B.A., California State University, Los Angeles

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