TITLE

The Last Priests

PUB. DATE
March 1992
SOURCE
First Things: A Monthly Journal of Religion & Public Life;Mar1992, Issue 21, p60
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Provides information on the book "The Last Priests in America: Conversations With Remarkable Men," by Tim Unsworth. Issues on the decline in vocations to the priesthood addressed in the book; Factors that affect the vocation of priests; Speculations on the characteristics of the last priests in the U.S.
ACCESSION #
17724138

 

Related Articles

  • The Last Priests in America: Conversations with Remarkable Men (Book). Kriz, L. // Library Journal;Dec1991, Vol. 116 Issue 21, p156 

    Reviews the book 'The Last Priests in America: Conversations with Remarkable Men,' by Tim Unsworth.

  • Books. Mahan, J.H. // Christian Century;4/15/92, Vol. 109 Issue 13, p409 

    Reviews the book `The Last Priests in America,' by Tim Unsworth.

  • Last priests in America get older, end an era. Unsworth, Tim // National Catholic Reporter;5/26/95, Vol. 31 Issue 30, p13 

    Presents an overview of the book `Last Priests in America: Conversations with Remarkable Men,' by Tim Unsworth. Priests accused of sex offenses; Resigned and retired priests; Study made by sociologist Richard A. Schoenherr; Observed poor retention of priests after ordination.

  • Last of the breed. Griffin, W. // Publishers Weekly;10/25/1991, Vol. 238 Issue 47, p38 

    Reports on the book `The Last Priests in America: Conversations with Remarkable Men,' by Tim Unsworth, who interviewed some 40 priests and compiled those interviews into the book.

  • Book reviews: Arts & humanities. Kriz, L. // Library Journal;12/16/1991, Vol. 116 Issue 21, p156 

    Reviews the book `The Last Priests in America: Conversations with Remarkable Men,` by Tim Unsworth.

  • View from the pew. Monahan, Matthew G. // America;10/7/1995, Vol. 173 Issue 10, p8 

    Focuses on the priestly vocation in the United States. Restructuring plan of the Archdiocese of Louisville, Kentucky; Declining number of priests; Comparison of the number of priests in 1978 and 1993; Difficulty of promoting a priest's way of life in the family; Emergence of a dedicated laity.

  • Chance encounter with Mary eventually leads military man to his priestly vocation.  // Our Sunday Visitor;10/2/2011, Vol. 100 Issue 23, p11B 

    This article features Conventual Franciscan Father Kerry Abbott and the event that led him to decide to serve God by becoming a priest.

  • Priest and two sisters heed call to unusual jobs. Eidemiller, Maryann Gogniat // Our Sunday Visitor;10/2/2011, Vol. 100 Issue 23, p14B 

    This article mentions a diocesan priest and two religious women who have unusual occupations.

  • From the Desk of the Executive Director. McCarthy, Jeremiah J. // Seminary Journal;2009, Vol. 15 Issue 3, p1 

    An introduction is presented in which the editor discusses various reports within the issue on topics including the formation of conscience, historical background of terms internal and external forum and the role of psychiatry and psychology on priestly vocation.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics