Catholic Book Club

Kevin Spinale January 05, 2018
Alice McDermott's new novel will provoke contemplation and prayer. It is a Catholic book, and it will seep into you like indigo into a clean, pure bolt of cloth.
Dorothy Day in 1916
Kevin Spinale September 25, 2017
Beauty is the medium through which Kate Hennessy describes her mother and grandmother.
Kevin Spinale January 26, 2017
The work of Kate O’Brien, Brian Moore and John McGahern deserve attention in any conversation about the Catholic literary tradition.
Kevin Spinale September 26, 2016
The novel portrays two apostate Jesuit missionaries from the first half of the 17th century.
Kevin Spinale July 12, 2016
The Berrigan bro culture cannot be any more different from our modern “bro culture.”
Kevin Spinale February 23, 2016
This month from the Catholic Book Club: an elegant account of one person’s search for value and meaning.