Telling the American Catholic Story
- It's time to explore depths, diversity hidden in American Catholic identity. Ruether, Rosemary Radfor // National Catholic Reporter;8/12/94, Vol. 30 Issue 36, p16
Comments on the Catholic identity in the United States. Catholic universities; Brief history of Catholicism in America.
- Announcements and Comments. // Catholic Southwest;2010, Vol. 21, p77
The article presents news briefs on scholars of U.S. Catholic history. Frank de la Teja's editing of the book "Tejano Leadership in Mexican and Revolutionary Texas" is noted. Patrick Foley's research on Archbishop Jean-Marie Odin and John Henry Cardinal Newman is discussed. Articles published by...
- RECORDS AND STUDIES OF AMERICA'S CATHOLIC PAST. MEEHAN, THOMAS F. // America;11/12/1938, Vol. 60 Issue 6, p128
The author focuses on the publications and studies made by the United States Catholic Historical Society on Catholic history in the country. Under the leadership of its president Charles H. Herbermann, the society published the first volume of the book "Catholic Historical Records and Studies"...
- Papist Patriots: The Making of an American Catholic Identity. BERGMANN, MATHIAS D. // Journal of Southern History;May2013, Vol. 79 Issue 2, p449
A review of the book "Papist Patriots: The Making of an American Catholic Identity," by Maura Jane Farrelly, is presented.
- A Brief History of the Catholic Church in the United States. // America;1/21/1911, Vol. 4 Issue 15, p356
The article reviews the book "A Brief History of the Catholic Church in the United States."
- Place Holders. Seitz, John C. // Commonweal;9/13/2013, Vol. 140 Issue 14, p38
The author explains the importance of detachment towards improving faith of Catholics in God. He refers to the self-help book "Peace of Mind," by Rabbi Joshie Liebman, where the book addressed detachment as a way to deny religious sensibilities applied in place and memory. The concept of...
- Catholicism and the American Proposition. Weigel, George // First Things: A Monthly Journal of Religion & Public Life;May1992, Issue 23, p38
Traces the significance of Christian social teaching to the democratic transition in the U.S. Advent of Catholicism in the country; Economic, social and political relevance of Catholic social teaching; Religious beliefs and ethical practices in the country.
- About This Issue. Endres, David J. // U.S. Catholic Historian;Spring2014, Vol. 32 Issue 2, preceding p1
An introduction is presented in which the author states that the focus of the journal is conversion to Catholicism in the U.S. in the 19th and 20th centuries, and briefly profiles authors Lincoln A. Mullen, Erin Bartram, Stephanie A.T. Jacobe, Charles R. Gallagher, S.J., and Tim Lacy.
- PRELATES AND PEASANTS Italian Immigrants and the Catholic Church. Vecoli, Rudolph J. // Journal of Social History;Spring69, Vol. 2 Issue 3, p217
The article looks at the history of Italian immigrants and the Catholic Church in the U.S. The article refers to the 1925 book "Has the Immigrant Kept the Faith?" by Gerald Shaughnessy. The article discusses the high percentage of Italian Catholic immigrants from between 1820-1920, the perceived...