Patrick Henry, who with his wife Pat Welter lives in Waite Park, Minnesota, was executive director of the Collegeville Institute from 1984 to 2004. Previously, he was a Resident Scholar twice while on sabbatical from Swarthmore College, where he taught from 1967 to 1984. Since 2007 he has been a monthly columnist for the St. Cloud Times. His personal website is IronicChristian.org.