Painting of Father Jacques Marquette preaching to Native Americans by Wilhelm Lamprecht
Arts & Culture Books
Thomas J. ShelleyApril 24, 2017
Thomas J. Shelley reviews "Continental Ambitions" by
Thomas J. ShelleyJanuary 28, 2015
'Papist Devils,' by Robert Emmett Curran
Thomas J. ShelleyMarch 12, 2014
During the middle decades of the 20th century one of the best known Maryknoll priests in the United States was John J Considine who was widely admired for his books lectures and editorial supervision of Maryknoll rsquo s superlative mission magazine The Field Afar In 1963 Maryknoll rsquo s su
Thomas J. ShelleyJanuary 02, 2012
One man's battle against the Inquisition
Thomas J. ShelleyOctober 31, 2011
At a time when religious orders in the United States are in steep decline, a dose of perspective and encouragement.
Thomas J. ShelleyAugust 01, 2011
Eamon Duffy sets out to to trace a history written quite literally in the margins.
Thomas J. ShelleyNovember 29, 2010
An account of the sexual abuse crisis from a historian and former Franciscan provincial
Thomas J. ShelleyJanuary 04, 2010
There are fashions in devotion just as there are in secular life. But Mary, and the rosary, is different.
Thomas J. ShelleyOctober 05, 2009
Eamon Duffy on Mary Stuart, reviewed
Thomas J. ShelleyMay 04, 2009
Roger Collins' history of the papacy, reviewed