BOOK REVIEWS

12 Rules for Life: An Antidote to Chaos
by Jordan Peterson 
Reviewed by Christopher Kaczor  Angelus

33 Days to Greater Glory
by Michael E. Gaitley
Reviewed by Eileen Quinn Knight, Ph.D. Profiles in Catholicism

100,000 Little Stalinists
Reviewed by David Mikics Tablet Magazine

100 Ways John Paul II Changed the World
by Patrick Novecosky
Reviewed by Eileen Quinn Knight, Ph.D. Profiles in Catholicism

A Burning in My Bones
by Winn Collier
Reviewed by Jonathan Merritt Religion News Service

A Busy Parent's Guide to a Meaningful Lent
by Maria C. Morrow 
Reviewed by Charles C. Camosy Crux

A Call to Mission: A History of the Jesuits in China 1842-1954
by Father David Strong SJ,
Commentary by Father Michael Kelly SJ,   UCANews.com

A Catechism of the Heart: A Jesuit Missioned to the Laity
by Bejamin James Brenkert
Reviewed by Eileen Quinn Knight, Ph.D. Profiles in Catholicism

A Church in Crisis: Pathways Forward
by Ralph Martin
Reviewed by Eduardo Echeverria The Catholic Thing

A Disarming Spirit the life of Archbishop Raymond Hunthausen

by Frank Fromherz

Reviewed by Gordon Nary  Profiles in Catholicism

A Family Guide to Spiritual Warfare: Strategies for Deliverance and Healing.
by Kathleen Beckman 
Commentary by Jim Graves The Catholics World Report   

A Friendship Like No Other Experiencing God's Amazing Embrace

by William A. Barry, SJ

Reviewed by Eileen Quinn Knight, Ph.D. Profiles in Catholicism

A Lesson Before Dying
by Ernest J. Gaines
Reviewed by Chad Heeren Goodreads

A Letter to the Pope: The Keeper of the Nest
by Jennifer Wortham, Dr.PH.
Reviewed by Eileen Quinn Knight, Ph.D. Profiles in Catholicism

 

A Life in Dialogue: Building Bridges between Catholics and Jews

by Dr Eugene Fisher

Reviewed by Rabbi Dr. Ronald KronishThe Huffington Post

A Little Guide for Your Last Days
by Jeffry Hendrix

Reviewed by William Doino Jr. The Weekly Standard Magazine

 

A Living Tradition
by A. Alexander Stummvoll

Reviewed by Drew Christiansen, S.J. America

A Love Supreme

By John O’Brien, Frater, OFM (Franciscan)

Reviewed by Francis Etheredge Profiles in Catholicism

A Love Supreme

by Father John O'Brien, OFM

Reviewed by Eileen Quinn Knight, Ph.D. Profiles in Catholicism

A New Era of Cyberwar and the Hunt for the Kremlin’s Most Dangerous Hackers
by Andy Greenberg
Reviewed by Sue Halpern New York Review of Books

A New Vision of Family Life: A Reflection on Amoris Laetiti|a

by Father Louis Cameli

Reviewed by Michael Sean Winters National Catholic Review

A Man And His Presidents

by Alvin S. Felzenberg

Reviewed by Dominic Lynch America

A Perfect Peace, Newman, A Saint for our Time
by Bishop Fintan Monahan
Reviewed by Francis Etheredge  Profiles in Catholicism

A Pilgrim’s Testament: The Memoirs of Saint Ignatius of Loyola

edited by Barton T. Geger, S.J.

Reviewed by  Eileen Quinn Knight, PhD Profiles in Catholicism

A Poetic Christ: Thomist Reflections on Scripture, Language and Reality

by Olivier-Thomas Venard

Reviewed by Tracey Rowland The Catholic World Report

A Printer’s Choice
by W. L. Patenaude
Reviewed by Charles C. Camosy Crux

A Promised Land
by Barack Obama
Reviewed by Rabbi Ron Kronish  The Jerusalem Post

A Saint of Our Own: How the Quest for a Holy Hero Helped Catholics Become American.
Reviewed by Mary Beth Fraser Connolly National Catholic Reporter

A Shimmer of Something: Lean Stories of Spiritual Substance
by Brian Doyle
Reviewed by Eileen Quinn Knight, Ph.D. Profiles in Catholicism

A Spirituality of Fundraising

by Henri J.M. Nouwen

Reviewed by Susana L. Vasquez Profiles in Catholicism

A Sword Over the Nile: A Brief History of the Copts Under Islamic Rule
by Adel Guindy
Reviewed by David Alton Independent Catholic News

A Thousand Moons
by Sebastian Barry
Commentary by Cahir O'Doherty Irish Central

Abe: Abraham Lincoln in His Times
by David S. Reynolds
Commentary by Sean Wilentz The New York Review

Abraham Joshua Heschel
by Edward K. Kaplan
Reviewed by Jennifer MacNeil America

Abraham Joshua Heschel Today: Voices from Warsaw and Jerusalem

by Harold Kasimow

Reviewed by Dr. Eugene Fisher Profiles in Catholicism

Abuse of Sexuality in the Catholic Church
by Gabriele Kuby and Michael D. O’Brien
Reviewed by Timothy D. Lusch The Catholic World Report

Addiction Treatment
by Michael Weaver MD
Reviewed by Claire Nana Psych Central

Advancing Nonviolence and Just Peace in the Church and the World
by Pax Christi International
Commentary by Independent Catholic News

Adverse Events: Race, Inequality, and the Testing of New Pharmaceuticals
by Jill A. Fisher
Reviewed by Carl Elliott The New York Review of Books

Africa: Mother of Western Civilization
by Dr. Yosef A.A. ben-Jochannan
Reviewed by Eileen Quinn Knight, Ph.D. Profiles in Catholicism

African Catholic
by Elizabeth A Foster,
Reviewed by Fr John Buckley Independent Catholic News

After Ten Years: Dietrich Bonhoeffer and Our Times
Edited by Victoria H. Barnett

Reviewed by Eileen Quinn Knight, Ph.D.. Profiles in Catholicism

Aging Behind Prison Walls: Studies in Trauma and Resilience 

by  Tina Maschi, Ph.D. and Keith Morgen, Ph.D.
Commentary by Tom Stoelker Fordham News

Reviewed by Eileen Quinn Knight, Ph.D.. Profiles in Catholicism

Age of Anger

by Pankaj Mishra

Reviewed by Chris Chatteris SJ Spotlight. Africa

All God's Animals

by Christopher Steck, S.J.

Reviewed by Benjamin Ivry America

All In Driven By Passion, Energy, and Purpose
by Porter Moses
Forward by Sister Jean Schmidt, BVM

Always Discerning
by Joseph A. Tetlow, SJ.
Reviewed by Eileen Quinn Knight, Ph.D.  Profiles in Catholicism

American Catholics: A History

by Leslie Woodcook Tentler 
Commentary by Bishop Accountability

American Harvest

by Marie Mutsuki Mockett

Commentary by Rebecca Bratten Weiss U.S. Catholic

America Is Not The Heart: Filipino life in America

by Elaine Castillo

Reviewed by Jenny Shank

America on Trial”: A Catholic World Report Symposium
by Robert R. Reilly
Commentary by Carl Olson The Catholic World Report

American Catholics
by Leslie Woodcock Tentler

Reviewed by Patrick Gilger, S.J.  America

American Catholics: A History
by Leslie Woodcock Tentler
Reviewed by Paul Lakeland National Catholic Reporter

American Prophets
by Jack Jenkins
Reviewed by Eileen Quinn Knight, Ph.D.. Profiles in Catholicism

American Prophets: The Religious Roots of Progressive Politics and the Ongoing Fight for the Soul of the Country

by Jack Jenkins

Reviewed by Timothy Kelly National Catholic Reporter

Angela’s Ashes

by Frank McCourt

Commentary by Irish Central Book Club

Anne Hope: The Struggle for Freedom

by Stephanie Kilroe

Reviewed by Mary E. Hunt National Catholic Reporter

An Absolutely Remarkable Thing
by Hank Green
Reviewed by Vivian Cabrera  America

An Ignatian Book of Days

by Jim Manney

Reviewed by Eileen Quinn Knight, Ph.D. Profiles in Catholicism

An Altar in the World
by Barbara Brown Taylor

Reviewed by Eileen Quinn Knight, Ph.D. Profiles in Catholicism

And You Will Find Rest
by Fr. Wayne Sattler
Reviewed by  Patti McGuire Armstrong  Profiles in Catholicism

 

Anjonius: The Celebration of Life and the Reality of Death

by Rev. Msgr. Dr. Theophilus A. Joseph

Reviewed by Barbara Bamberger Scot US Review of Books

Annunciation: A Call to Faith in a Broken World
by Sally Read
Reviewed by Claire Giangravé Religion News Service

Apeirogon
by Colum McCann
Reviewed by Jonathan Harounoff Religion News Service

Antisemitism Here and Now
by Deborah E. Lipstadt
Commentary by Dr. Eugene Fisher Profiles in Catholicism

At Eternity’s Gate: Artists of the Infinite
by Father John O'Brien, OFM
Reviewed by Francis Etheredge Profiles in Catholicism

Avenue of Mysteries

by John Irving

Reviewed by James T. Keane America

Ballina & Area People
by Terry Reilly
Commentary by Matt Moran Independent Catholic News

Ballpark: Baseball In The American City

by Paul Goldberger

Reviewed by  Dominic Lynch  America

Bangladeshey Christodhormo and Christomondolir Etikotha (Christian Religion and Christianity in Bangladesh)

by Father Albert Thomas Rozario

Reviewed by Stephan Uttom UCA News

 

Barking to the Choir: The Power of Radical Kinship
by Gregory Boyle
Reviewed by Lucas Sharma, SJ The Jesuit Post

 

Because God is Real (Sixteen Questions, One Answer)

by Peter Kreeft

Reviewed by Eileen Quinn Knight, Ph.D.

Because of Our Fathers
by Tyler Rowley
Reviewed by Casey Chalk The Catholic World Report

Become What You Receive

by John H. McKenna, CM

Reviewed by Eileen Quinn Knight, Ph.D. Profiles in Catholicism

Becoming a Parish of Intentional Disciples
by Sherry A. Weddell (editor)
Reviewed by Eileen Quinn Knight, Ph.D.  Profiles in Catholicism

Becoming Brave: Finding the Courage to Pursue Racial Justice
by Brenda Salter McNeil
Reviewed by Diana L. Hayes National Catholic Reporter

Becoming Who You Are: Insights on the True Self from Thomas Merton and Other Saints
by Father James Martin. S.J. Profiles in Catholicism

Begin The Begin
by Robert Dean Lurie”
Reviewed by Father Jake Martin, SJ  America

Believe in People
by Charles Koch and Brian Hooks
Reviewed by Tim Busch National Catholic Register

Believe in People: Bottom-Up Solutions for a Top-Down World
by Charles Koch
Reviewed by Tim Busch  National Catholic Register

Belonging: One Catholic's Journey
by Frank Butler
Reviewed by Thomas C. Fox  National Catholic Reporter

 

Benedict XVI: The First Emeritus Pope in History
by Rosario Vitale
Reviewed by Claire Giangravè Crux

Benedict XVI, The Biography: Volume One

by Peter Seewald

Reviewed by CNA Staff Catholic News Agency

Benedict XVI: The Biography

by Peter Seewald

Reviewed by Edward Pentin National Catholic Register

Beyond the Bars: From Prison to the Podium

by Chris “Tatted Strength” Luera and Michael Oropollo

Reviewed by Eileen Quinn Knight, Ph.D. Profiles in Catholicism

Beyond Valor: A World War II Story of Extraordinary Heroism, Sacrificial Love and a Race Against Time
by William Doyle
Commentary by  Mark Pattison Catholic News Service/Crux

Bing Crosby: Swinging on a Star
by Gary Giddins

Reviewed by Kurt Jensen Catholic News Service/America

Birth of a Movement. Black Lives Matter and the Catholic Church
by Olga  M Sebura
Reviewed by Brian Prega Patheos

Black Catholics on the Road to Sainthood
Edited by Michael R. Heinlein 
Commentary by Carl E. Olson The Catholic World Report

Black Power, Jewish Politics
by Marc Dollinger
Commentary by Ari Feldman The Forward

Bloody Sunday - The Nun the Defiance Campaign and South Africa's Secret Massacre
by Mignonne Breier
Reviewed by Sally Roper Independent Catholic News

Blue Sky

by Ed and Janice Hird

Reviewed by Francis Etheredge Profiles in Catholicism

Body Leaping Backward

by Maureen Stanton

Reviewed by Jenny Shank  America

 

Book Extract from the Publisher In the Shadow of Statues: A White Southerner Confronts History

by Mitch Landrieu

Reviewed by Ron Briley The Washington Post

Boomers: The Men and Women Who Promised Freedom and Delivered Disaster
by Helen Andrews
Reviewed by Joseph M. Keegin  The Tablet

Bottle of Lies: The Inside Story of the Generic Drug Boom
by Katherine Eban
Reviewed by Daniel J. Kevles New York Review of Books

 

Bread of Life: Exploring the Presence of Eucharist in Our Lives

by Father Louis J. Cameli
Reviewed by Eileen Quinn Knight, Ph.D. Profiles in Catholicism

Breathed into Wholeness: Catholicity and Life in the Spirit

by Mary Frohlich

Reviewed by Eileen Quinn Knight, Ph.D. Profiles in Catholicism

Britain’s Colonial Legacy on Trial
by Philippe Sands
Commentary by Matt Seaton NYR Daily

Broken Bodies
by Karen O'Donnell
Reviewed by Megan K. McCabe  America

Boundaries of Eden
by Glenn Arbery
Reviewed by Chilton Williamson, Jr. The Catholic World Report

Bounce: Learning to Thrive through Loss, Tragedy, and Heartache
by Aaron Fruh
Reviewed by Eileen Quinn Knight, Ph.D. Profiles in Catholicism

 

Bugsy Siegel:The Dark Side of the American Dream
by Michael Shnayerson
Reviewed by Jenna Weissman Joselit The New York Times   

Building a Bridge
by Father James Martin. S.J.
Reviewed by Eileen Quinn Knight, Ph.D.. Profiles in Catholicism

Burglar for Peace
by Ted Glick
Reviewed by Marie Dennis National Catholic Reporter

Caste: The Origins of Our Discontents
by Isabel Wilkerson
Reviewed by Eileen Quinn Knight, Ph.D. Profiles in Catholicism.

Catch And Kill
by Ronan Farrow
Reviewer by  Megan K. McCabe  America

Catechetics & Prejudice: How Catholic teaching materials view Jews, Protestants, and racial minorities
by Father John Pawlikowski
Reviewed by Gordon Nary Profiles in Catholicism

 

Catholic Bishops in the United States: Church Leadership in the Third Millennium

Commentary by Stephen J. Fichter, Thomas P. Gaunt, Catherine Hoegeman and Paul M. Perl America

Catholic Christianity and Mental Health: Beliefs, Research and Applications

by Harold G. Koenig, M.D.

Reviewed by Eileen Quinn Knight, Ph.D. Profiles in Catholicism

Catholic Economics

by Angus Sibley
Reviewed by Father John A Coleman, SJ Profiles in Catholicism

Catholic Guide to Mindfulness

by Susan Brinkmann

Reviewed by Eileen Quinn Knight, Ph.D. Profiles in Catholicism

 

Catholic Teaching on Homosexuality Part I

by Louis J. Cameli

Reviewed by Michael Sean Winters National Catholic Reporter

 

Catholic Teaching on Homosexuality Part II

by Louis J. Cameli

Reviewed by Michael Sean Winters National Catholic Reporter

Catholicity and Emerging Personhood

by Father Daniel P Horan, OFM

Reviewed by Eileen Quinn Knight, Ph.D. Profiles in Catholicism

Catholicism & Citizenship: Political Cultures of the Church in The Twenty‐First Century
by Massimo Faggioli
Reviewed by Eileen Quinn Knight, Ph.D. Profiles in Catholicism

 

Challenged to Grow: A Catholic Parent's Journey Through an Evangelical World
by Richard L. Akins

Reviewed by Mike Poglitsch Acclaim Media Productions, Inc.

 

Chances Are…
by Richard Russo
Reviewed by Maurice Timothy Reidy America

Chanting on Our Behalf: a Pastoral Guide to Presidential Chanting and Musical Leadership

by Ricky Manalo, CSP Reviewed

by Eileen Quinn Knight, Ph.D. Profiles in Catholicism

Chicago Católico: Making Catholic Parishes Mexican
by Deborah E. Kante
Reviewed by Milton Javier Bravo Commonweal

Child of Light: A Biography of Robert Stone
by Madison Smartt Bell
Reviewed by Anthony Domestico Commonweal

Children and the Great Hunger: old and new perspectives on the Famine

Edited by Christine Kinealy, Jason King and Gerard Moran,

Commentary by Christopher Cusack The Irish Times

Chokehold: Policing Black Men
by Paul Butler
Commentary by Georgetown University

 

Church, Faith, Future
by Father Louis J. Cameli
Reviewed by Eileen Quinn Knight, Ph.D. Profiles in Catholicism

Church. Faith, and Future

by Louis Cameli
Reviewed by Father Joseph Chamblain, O.S.M.

Church, Interrupted: Havoc & Hope: The Tender Revolt of Pope Francis
by John Cornwell
Reviewed by Claire Giangravé Religion News Service

Climate Crisis: the Challenge to the Church
by David Rhodes
Reviewed by Anne O'Connor Independent Catholic News

Closet of the Vatican: Power, Homosexuality, Hypocrisy.
Commentary by Scott McKnight Christianity Today

Reviewed by  Frederic Martel

Confessions
Commentary by James Matthew Wilson The Catholic Thing

Confronting Hate: The Untold Story of the Rabbi Who Stood Up for Human Rights, Racial Justice
by Deborah Hart Strober, Gerald S. Strober
Reviewed by Dr. Eugene Fisher Profiles in Catholicism

Consecration to St. Joseph: The Wonders of Our Spiritual Father

by Father Donald Calloway

Reviewed by Joseph Pronechen National Catholic Reporter

Consider Jesus: Waves of Renewal in Christology
by Elizabeth A. Johnson
Reviewed by Eileen Quinn Knight, Ph.D. Profiles in Catholicism

Constantine’s Sword: The Church and the Jews
by James Carroll
Reviewed by Fr. David C. Michael Boston Catholic

Company Man: My Jesuit Life, 1950-1968

by Jim Bowman

Reviewed by David H Werning

Conception

by Francis Etheredge

Reviewed by Eileen Quinn Knight, Ph.D. Profiles in Catholicism  

Conception: An Icon of the Beginning
by Francis Etheredge
Interviewed by Dr. Cynthia Toolin-Wilson  Speaker

Cosella Wayne
Commentary by Cora Wilburn  Tablet Magazine

Counsels of the Holy Spirit: A Reading of St Ignatius's Letters
by Patrick Goujon SJ and translated by Joseph Munitiz SJ
Reviewed by Carolanne Henry Independent Catholic News

Counsels of the Holy Spirit: A Reading of Saint Ignatius’s Letters
by Patrick C. Goujon, SJ Translated by Joseph Munitiz, SJ
Reviewed by Eileen Quinn Knight, Ph.D. Profiles in Catholicism

Courageous, Bold & Free: How to release your fears, follow your heart, and pursue your dreams

by Mary Morrissey

Reviewed by Elizabeth Torres

Creation and Cosmology: Attempt at sketching a modern Christian Theology of Nature

by Rudolph B. Brun

Reviewed by Eileen Quinn Knight, Ph.D. Profiles in Catholicism

 

Crispina and her Sisters: Women in Authority in Early Christianity

by Christine Schenk, CSJ

Reviewed by Laurie Brinkjul National Catholic Reporter

Death of an Altar boy
by E.J. Fleming
Reviewed by Eileen Quinn Knight, Ph.D.  Profiles in Catholicism

Death in Hamburg: Society and Politics in the Cholera Years, 1830–1910

by Richard Evans

Reviewed by Gordon A. Craig The New York Review of Books

Death, Where is Thy Sting? A Meditation on Suffering
by Joe Hoover
Reviewed by Eileen Quinn Knight, Ph.D. Profiles in Catholicism

Demonic Foes
by Richard Gallagher. M.D.
Reviewed by Eileen Quinn Knight, Ph.D. Profiles in Catholicism

Depression, Anxiety, and Other Things We Don’t Want to Talk About
by Ryan Casey Waller
Commentary by Team Busted Halo

Desmond Tutu: A Spiritual Biography of South Africa’s Confessor
by Michael Battle
Reviewed by Yonat Shimron  Religion News Service

Des prêtres et des scandales
by Anne Philibert
Interview by La Croix International

Developmental Disabilities and Sacramental Access
Edited by Edward Foley, Capuchin
Reviewed by Gordon Nary Profiles in Catholicism

Diary of a Lonely Girl

by Miriam Karpilove

Reviewed by Dara Horn  Tablet

Dominion
by Tom Holland
Reviewed by Michael F. Bird  Patheos

Dorothy Day. An intimate portrait of my grandmother
by Kate Hennessy
Reviewed by Sean Finlay Independent Catholic News

Dorothy Day: An Introduction to Her Life and Thought

by Terrence C. Wright

Reviewed by Rachelle Linner The Pilot

Dorothy Day: Dissenting Voice of American Century

by John Loughery and Blythe Randolph

Reviewed by Eileen Quinn Knight, Ph.D. Profiles in Catholicism

Dorothy Day — Dissenting Voice of the American Century
by John Loughery and Blythe Randolph
Reviewed by Father John Gribowich The Tablet

Duty and Destiny
by Gary Scott Smith
Reviewed by Dr. Paul Kengor The Catholic World Report

Dying to Live: Stories From Refugees on the Road to Freedom.
by Danielle Vella
Reviewed by Mark Pattison America

 

Eating Disorders: caring for yourself and others

by Julie Jeffs
Reviewed by Denis Blackledge SJ Independent Catholic News

 

Eat the Apple

by Matt Young

Reviewed by Andrew J. Bacevich Commonweal

Ecumenical and Interreligious Guidebook: Care for Our Common Home
Jointly published by the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops, Catholic Association of Diocesan Ecumenical and Interreligious Officers, and Catholic Climate Covenant
Commentary by Brian Roewe EarthBeat

Eight Ways of Loving God

by Jeanette Flood

Reviewed by Eileen Quinn Knight, Ph.D. Profiles in Catholicism

Ethics at the Edges of Law,' Part 1
by Cathleen Kaveny
Reviewed by Michael Sean Winters National Catholic Reporter

Exploring Ignatian Spirituality
by Brian O’Leary SJ’
Reviewed by Jesuits in Ireland

 

El Via Crucis: The Migrant’s Way of the Cross
Compiled by Fr. Simon C. Kim, PhD
Reviewed by Susana L. Vasquez Profiles in Catholicism

Empath: A Complete Guide for Developing Your Gift and Finding Your Sense of Self
by Judy Dyer
Reviewed by Eileen Quinn Knight, Ph.D. Profiles in Catholicism

Enchantments of Mammon
by Eugene McCarraher
Reviewed by David Bentley Hart Commonweal

Everyone Belongs

by Bishop Shelton J. Fabre

Commentary by Contributor Catholic News Service/Crux

 

Every Day Is Extra
by John Kerry
Commentary by Mark Sullivan  America

Faith for Earth: A Call for Action
by United Nations Environment Programme
Commentary by  Brian Roewe National Catholic Reporter

Faith for Exiles
by David Kinnaman and Mark Matlock
Reviewed by Eileen Quinn Knight, Ph.D. Profiles in Catholicism

 

Faith Without Prejudice: Rebuilding Christian Attitudes Toward Judaism, Summary and Update of My Book
Commentary by Eugene Fisher Profiles in Catholicism

Fake Invisible Catastrophes and Threats of Doom
by Patrick Moore
Reviewed  by Dr. Jay Lehr: CFact

Fascinating Fascism
by  Susan Sontag
Reviewed by The New York Review of Books

 

FASCISM A Warning

by Madeleine Albright with Bill Woodward

Commentary by Sheri Berman The New York Times

Faith for Earth: A Call for Action
by United Nations Environment Programme
Commentary by  Brian Roewe National Catholic Reporter

Father Luis Olivares: Faith Politics and the Origins of the Sanctuary Movement in Los Angeles

by Mario Garcia

Reviewed by Eileen Quinn Knight, Ph.D. Profiles in Catholicism

Fifty Catholic Churches to See Before You Die
by Elena Curti
Commentary by Charles Collins  Crux

Fighting Cancer: with the Help of Your Catholic Faith
by Lorene Hanley Duquin
Reviewed by Eileen Quinn Knight, Ph.D. Profiles in Catholicism

Finding Christ in the Crisis
by Father Harrison Ayre
Commentary by Kate Olivera Catholic News Agency

 

Finding God in the Mess

by Jim Deeds and Brendan McManus, S.J.

Reviewed by Eileen Quinn Knight, Ph.D.

 

Food Most Royal
by Nora McNamara and Stephen Morse
Reviewed by Matt Moran Independent Catholic News

 

For Love of Animals
by Charles C. Camosy
Reviewed by Sarah Lyon Profiles in Catholicism

For Love of Life and the Family
by  Richard P. Delaney, M.D.,
Reviewed by by Russell Shaw The Catholic World Report

Forbidden Fruit: Life and Catholicism in Contemporary Ireland
by Declan Henry

Reviewed by Eileen Quinn Knight, Ph.D.

Forgotten Healers: Women and the Pursuit of Health in Late Renaissance Italy.

by Sharon T. Strocchia

Reviewed by Melissa Jones National Catholic Reporter

Four Hundred Souls
Edited by Ibram X. Kendi
Commentary by Alicia Pender National Catholic Reporter

Free to Be Ruth Bader Ginsburg: The Story of Women and Law
by Teri Kanefield
Reviewed by Eileen Quinn Knight, Ph.D. Profiles in Catholicism

From the Depths of Our Hearts: Priesthood, Celibacy and the Crisis of the Catholic Church
by Pope Benedict XVI and Robert Cardinal Sarah
Reviewed by Steven R. McEvoy Book Reviews and More

From the Underground Church to Religious Freedom
by Tomáš Halík
translated by Gerald Turner
Reviewed by John M. Grondelski  National Catholic Register

Fulfilled: Let Go of Shame, Embrace Your Body, and Eat the Food You Love
by Alexandra MacKillop
Reviewed by Vanessa Zuleta Goldberg National Catholic Reporter

GeoCatholicism And American Borders In The Gothic Literary Imagination

by Farrell O'Gormanrge Lensing

Reviewed by George Lensing  America

Giraffes on Horseback Salad’

by Josh Frank and Tim Heidecke

Reviewed by J. Hoberman Tablet

Girl, Arise!
by  Claire Swinarski
Reviewed by Elizabeth Pardi National Catholic Register

Glimmers of Grace
by Faith Halsley
Reviewed by Sara Larson In Spirit and Truth

Glimmers of Grace: Moments of Peace and Healing Following Sexual Abuse
by Faith Hakesley

Reviewed by Eileen Quinn Knight, Ph.D. Profiles in Catholicism

Glory in All Things: Saint Benedict & Catholic Education Today
by André Gushurst-Moore
Reviewed by Brian Welter The Catholic World Report

"Giudizio Universale" ("Universal Judgment")
by Gianluigi Nuzzi
Commentary byJunno Arocho Esteves The Pilot

God: the Oldest Question

by William J. O’Malley, S.J.

Reviewed by Eileen Quinn Knight, Ph.D. Profiles in Catholicism

God and the Secular Legal System
by Rafael Domingo
Reviewed by James Campbell SJ  Independent Catholic News

 

God Isn’t Finished With Me Yet
by Barbara Lee
Reviewed by James T. Keane America

 

God on the Streets of Gotham
by Paul Asay
Reviewed by Jacob J. Prahlow  Pursuing Veritas

God’s Journey to Bethlehem: God’s Way of Alluring You to Enter into Your Heart
by Fr. C. George Mary Claret
Reviewed by Eileen Quinn Knight, Ph.D.. Profiles in Catholicism

God’s Patient Pursuit of My Soul
by Chris Manion
Reviewed by Eileen Quinn Knight, Ph.D. Profiles in Catholicism

 

God's Voice Within: An Ignatian Way to determine God's will.

by Mark Thibodeaux

Reviewed by Eileen Quinn Knight, Ph.D

Good Trouble
by Adelle M. Banks Religion News Service

Good and Mad: The Revolutionary Power of Women’s Anger

by Rebecca Traister’

Reviewed by Rachel Cooke  The Guardian

Gospel Women at the United Nations.
by Sr. Margaret Scott
Reviewed by Chris Herlinger Global Sisters Report

Grace

by Paul Lynch

Reviewed by Christopher Cusack The Irish Times

 

Grace Will Lead Us Home: The Charleston Church Massacre and the Hard, Inspiring Journey to Forgiveness

by Jennifer Berry Hawes

Reviewed by  Diana L. Hayes National Catholic Reporter

Green Burial
Reviewed by Bernadette Meaden Independent Catholic News

Greener Pastures and Brown Blazers
by Edna Hunneysett
Reviewed by Independent Catholic News

Growing up Disabled in Australia
Edited by Carly Findlay OAM
Reviewed by Fr Justin Glyn SJ Australian Jesuits

Guard Your Heart
by Sue Divin
Reviewed by Charles Collins Crux

Hansel and Gretel’ in LA County
by Melissa Chadburn
Commentary by Matt Seaton The New York Review of Books

Hell: A Guide
by  Anthony DeStefano
Reviewed by Patti Armstrong National Catholic Reporter

 

Healing Racial Trauma – The Road to Resilience
by Sheila Wise Rowe Patheos
Commentary by Redbud Writers Guild Patheos

Healing the Church: Diagnosing and Treating the Clergy Sexual Abuse Crisis
by Sr. Nuala Kenny, MD
Reviewed by Eileen Quinn Knight, Ph.D. Profiles in Catholicism

Healing the Wound of Sexual Abuse: Reading the Bible with Survivors
by Elaine A. Heath
Reviewed by Eileen Quinn Knight, Ph.D. Profiles in Catholicism

Healthy Leadership in Healthcare: The Pope Francis Formula

by Erny Gillen

Reviewed by Eileen Quinn Knight, Ph.D. Profiles in Catholicism

Hell Spawn is coming
by Declan Finn
Commentary by Declan Finn Catholic Geeks

Henri de Lubac: The shaping of Modern Theology (A Reader)
by David Grumet
Reviewed by Eileen Quinn Knight, Ph.D. Profiles in Catholicism

 

Heartland: A Memoir of Working Hard and Being Broke in the Richest Country on Earth
by Kansan Sarah Smarsh
Reviewed by Terrance Klein  America

 

Hell: Dante’s Divine Trilogy Decorated and Englished in Prosaic Verse
by Alasdair Gray

Reviewed by Joseph Farrell The Herald

Hillbilly Elegy
by J.D. Vance
Commentary by Joan Frawley Desmond  National Catholic Register

Holy Week Voices from the Holy Land
by Fr Richard Nesbitt
Reviewed by Independent Catholic News

Homelands: Four Friends, Two Countries, and the Fate of the Great Mexican-American Migration.

by Alfredo Corchado

Reviewed by Vivian Cabrera America

Homewreckers
by Aaron Glantz  
Reviewed by Francesca Mari The New York Review of Books

Honest Rust and Gold: A Second Collection of Prose and Poetry
by Francis Etheredge

Interviewed by Dr. Cynthia Toolin-Wilson on Speaker

Hope Always. Our Anchor in Life’s Storms
by Kris Frank
Reviewed by Eileen Quinn Knight, Ph.D. Profiles in Catholicism

Hospital by the Hill
by Chris Connaughton
Commentary by Danika Kirka The Associated Press

 

How Did Lubitsch Do It?
by John Anderson
Commentary by Joseph McBride America

How the Church has changed the world

by Anthony Esolen

Reviewed by Eileen Quinn Knight, Ph.D. Profiles in Catholicism

How the Mothers of Martin Luther King Jr., Malcolm X, and James Baldwin Shaped a Nation
by Anna Malaika Tubbs
Commentary by Adelle M. Banks Religion News Service

 

How to survive a plague
by David France
Reviewed by Rebecca Tinsley Independent Catholic News

Hurting in the Church: A Way Forward for Wounded Catholics

by Father Thomas Berg

Reviewed by Eileen Quinn Knight   Profiles in Catholicism

I and Thou
by Martin Buber
Reviewed by Paul Mendes-Flohr  Commonweal

I Can’t Date Jesus: Love, Sex, Family, Race, and Other Reasons I've Put My Faith in Beyoncé

by Michael Arceneaux.

Commentary by Tre'vell Anderson The New York Times

I Kissed Dating Goodbye
Commentary by Michial Farmer  America

Ignatian Humanism: A Dynamic Spirituality for the 21st Century

by Ronald Modras

Reviewed by Eileen Quinn Knight  Profiles in Catholicism

Ignatian Spirituality and Interreligious Dialogue: Reading Love’s Mystery

by Michael Barnes, SJ
Reviewed by Eileen Quinn Knight, Ph.D. Profiles in Catholicism

Illness, Disability, and Caring
by Bernadette Meaden
Reviewed by Jill Segger  Independent Catholic News

Inner Compass an Invitation to Ignatian Spirituality
by Margaret Silf
Reviewed by Eileen Quinn Knight, Ph.D. Profiles in Catholicism

Integralism: A Manual of Political Philosophy
by Fr. Thomas Crean O.P. and Dr. Alan Fimister
Reviewed by Derya M. Little The Dispatch/Catholic World Report

Invisible Americans: the cost of childhood poverty
by Jeff Madrick

Reviewed by Eileen Quinn Knight, Ph.D. Profiles in Catholicism

Invisible Americans: The Tragic Cost of Child Poverty
by Jeff Madrick
Reviewed by Jason DeParle The New York Review of Books

In Our Backyard: Human Trafficking in America and What We Can Do to Stop It
by Nita Belles
Reviewed by Eileen Quinn Knight, Ph.D. Profiles in Catholicism

In Praise Of The Useless Life

by Paul Quenon, O.C.S.O.

Reviewed by Gregory Hillis America

In Praise of Our Seven First Fathers

by Commissio liturgica Internationalis OSM
Reviewed by Eileen Quinn Knight, Ph.D. Profiles in Catholicism

In the Closet of the Vatican: Power, Homosexuality, Hypocrisy

by Frederic Martel

Commentary by Colleen Dulle America

In the Midst of Plenty: Homelessness and What to do About it
by Drs. Marybeth Shinn and Jill Kaddurl
Reviewed by Eileen Quinn Knight, Ph.D. Profiles in Catholicism

In The Shadow Of The Bridge
by Joseph Caldwell
Reviewed by Michael J. O’Loughlin America

 

Invest Yourself: Daring to be Catholic In Today’s Business World
by John Abbate
Reviewed by Pete Socks Patheos

 

Investigating Vatican II: Its Theologians, Ecumenical Turn and Biblical Commitment
by Fr. Jared Wicks. S.J.

Reviewed by Michael Sean Winters National Catholic Review

 

Il giorno del giudizio (The Day of Judgment)

by Andrea Tornielli and Gianni Valente

Reviewed by Massimo Faggioli  Commonweal

Inside the Hospice
by Fr Peter Michael Scot
Reviewed by Marie Saba Independent Catholic News

 

Interrupting Capitalism

by Matthew A. Shadle

Reviewed by Daniel K. Finn La Croix International

Islam, Science Fiction and Extraterrestrial Life: The Culture of Astrobiology in the Muslim World
by Jörg Matthias Determann
Commentary by  Christopher M. Graney Vatican Observatory Foundation

James Martin in the Company of Jesus

by Jon M Sweeney

Reviewed by Eileen Quinn Knight, Ph.D. Profiles in Catholicism

Jesus and John Wayne: How White Evangelicals Corrupted a Faith and Fractured a Nation
by Kristin Kobes Du Mez
Reviewed by Alan Bean  Baptist News

 

Jesuits Telling Jokes: A (Serious) Introduction to Ignatian Spirituality
by Nikolaas Sintobin, SJ
Reviewed by Eileen Quinn Knight, Ph.D.  Profiles in Catholicism

Jesus the Healer: St. Peregrine. OSM, the Helper

by Father Christopher Krymski, O.S.M.
Reviewed by, Gordon Nary  Profiles in Catholicism

Jesus: A Pilgrimage
by James Martin, S.J.
Reviewed by Dennis Waldeck

Jesus: Engaging Theology
by Gerard S. Sloyan, STD, Ph.D
Reviewed by Eileen Quinn Knight Ph.D. Profiles in Catholicism

Jesus: An Historical Approximation

by Jose A. Pagola

Reviewed by Eileen Quinn Knight, Ph.D. Profiles in Catholicism

Jesus the Healer: St. Peregrine. OSM, the Helper
by Father Christopher Krymski, O.S.M.
Reviewed by Gordon Nary Profiles in Catholicism

JFK Volume One 1917-1956
by Fredrik Logevall
Reviewed by Rebecca Tinsley Independent Catholic News

Joe Biden and Catholicism in the United States
by Massimo Faggioli
Reviewed by John Lavenburg Crux

Just Mercy: A Story of Justice and Redemption
by Bryan Stevenson
Reviewed by Eileen Quinn Knight, Ph.D. Profiles in Catholicism

La Trahison des pères (The Betrayal of the Fathers)
by Céline Hoyeau
Reviewed by Inés San Martín Crux​

 
 

Letters Between a Catholic and an Evangelical
by Father John R. Waiss and James G. McCarthy
Reviewed by Susan Jones Profiles in Catholicism

Letter to a Suffering Church: a bishop speaks on the sexual abuse crisis
by Bishop Robert Barron
Reviewed by Eileen Quinn Knight, Ph.D. Profiles in Catholicism

Let’s Go (So We Can Get Back)

by Jeff TweedyReviewed

by Austin Meek Commonweal

Let Us Dream: The Path to a Better Future
by Pope Francis and Austen Ivereigh
Commentary by Inés San Martín Crux

Live Not By Lies
by Rod Dreher
Reviewed by Francis X. Maier The Catholic World Report

Live Not by Lies
by Rod Dreher
Reviewed by Joan Frawley Desmond National Catholic Register

Living with the Gods
by Neil MacGregor
Reviewed by Mphuthumi Ntabeni  Spotlight Africa

Loneliness Insights for Healing in a Fragmented World
by Father Gerald Arbuckle
Commentary by Cath News New Zealand

Lourdes Diary: Seven Days at the Grotto of Massabieille

by Father James Martin. S.J.

Reviewed by Eileen Quinn Knight, Ph.D. Profiles in Catholicism

Love Prevails: One Couiple's Story of Faith and Survival in the Rwandan Genocide
by Jean Bosco Rutagengwa with Daniel G. Groody
Reviewed by Bill Tammeus National Catholic Reporter

 

Love: Same-Sex Attractions and the Catholic Church

by Father Mike Schmitz

Reviewed by Daniel Mattson National Catholic Register

Love Tenderly: Sacred Stories of Lesbian and Queer Religious

by Grace Surdovel IHM and Jeannine Gramick SL

Commentary by Claire Giangravé  Religion News Service

Love in the Ruins
by Walker Percy
Commentary by Jonathan Liedl National Catholic Register

 

Lovely

by Amanda Martinez Beck

Reviewed by Joanna Wahlund Patheos

Machiavelli: The art of teaching People what to Fear

by Patrick Boucheron

Reviewed by Eileen Quinn Knight, Ph.D. Profiles in Catholicism

Making Missionary Disciples

by Curtis Martin

Reviewed by Kathryn Mihaliak Wallice National Catholic Register

Making Senses Out of Scripture: Reading the Bible as the First Christians Did (Basilica) By What Authority? An Evangelical Discovers Catholic Tradition
by Mark P. Shea
Commentary by Charles Camosy  Crux

Man in the Middle: A Memoir
by Father Fidelis Mukonori, SJ
Reviewed by Festo Mkenda, SJ Spotlight. Africa

 

Mariette in Ecstasy
by Ron Hansnn
Reviewed by Sofia Carozza  Patheos

Mary and Bioethics

by Francis Etheredge

Reviewed by Eileen Quinn Knight, Ph.D. Profiles in Catholicism

Mary and Early Christian Women: Hidden Leadership
by Ally Kateusz
Reviewed by Christine Schenk National Catholic Reporter

Mary and the Fathers of the Church

by Luigi Gambero

Reviewed by Eileen Quinn Knight, Ph.D. Profiles in Catholcism

 

Mary and the Incarnation
by Christine Granger
Reviewed by  Maria Di Paoli, Catholic Register

Mary’s Journey

by Father Louis J. Cameli

Reviewed by Eileen Quinn Knight, Ph.D. Profiles in Catholicism

Mass Exodus
by Stephen Bullivant
Reviewed by Timothy P. O'Malley  America

 

Medical Care at the End of Life: A Catholic Perspective
by David E. Kelly
Reviewed by Rev. Ramil Fajardo Profiles in Catholicism

Meditations on the Way of the Cross
by Mary Pezzulo
Reviewed by Eileen Quinn Knight, Ph.D. Profiles in Catholicism

Mercy in the City: How to Feed the Hungry, Give Drink to the Thirsty, Visit the Imprisoned, and Keep Your Day Job
by Kerry Weber
Reviewed by Holy Name Cathedral Catechumens with an Introduction and Commentary by Eileen Quinn Knight, Ph.D. Profiles in Catholicism

Michelangelo, God’s Architect: The Story of His Final Years and Greatest Masterpiece
by William E. Wallace
Commentary by Ingrid D. Rowland The New York Review of Books

Miles to Go Before I Sleep

by Jackie Nink Pflug

Reviewed by Eileen Quinn Knight, Ph.D. Profiles in Catholicism

Miracles on the Hardwood
by John Gasaway
Reviewed by Jenny Shank America

 

Miscarriage and Early Baby Loss
by Breda Theakston
Reviewed by Helen Berry  Independent Catholic News

Missing Priest found Dead - RIP Fr. José Manuel Rondón Molina at Age 47 who Ministered to Cloister

by Jesus Caritas Est - Catholic News World

 

Models of the Eucharist
by Kevin W. Irwin

Reviewed by Eileen Quinn Knight, Ph.D. Profiles in Catholicism

Modernity as Apocalypse: Sacred Nihilism and the Counterfeits of Logos

by Thaddeus H. Kozinski

Reviewed by Eileen Quinn Knight, Ph.D. Profiles in Catholicism

Moment of Truth
Reviewed by Tyler P. Tynes CondeNast Spotlight

No Friend But the Mountains: Writing from Manus Prison
by Behrouz Boochani
Reviewed by Andrew Hamilton La Croix International

No Longer Strangers
by Gregory Cole
Reviewed by Gabriel Blanxhard Patheos

No One Is Talking About This

by Patricia Lockwood

Reviewed by Kaya Oakes National Catholic Reporter

Not Forgotten
by George Weigel
Reviewed by Paul Senz The Catholic World Report

Not Forgotten: Elegies For, and Reminiscences Of, a Diverse Cast of Characters, Most of Them Admirable
by George Weigel
Commentary by Catholic News Agency/Catholic World Report

On Fire: The (Burning) Case for a Green New Deal
by Naomi Klein
Reviewed by Eileen Quinn Knight, Ph.D. Profiles in Catholicism

On the House: A Washington Memoir

by John Boehner

Commentary by Maggie Haberman The New York Times

Our Mother Earth: A Christian Reading of the Challenge of the Environment
by Pope Francis with a preface by Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew
Reviewed by Eileen Quinn Knight, Ph.D. Profiles in Catholicism

Parable of the Sower
by Octavia E. Butler
Reviewed by Jonathan Rayson-Locke National Catholic Reporter

Passionate Uncertainty: Inside the American Jesuits
by Peter McDonough and Eugene C. Bianchi
Reviewed by Eileen Quinn Knight, Ph.D Profiles in Catholicism

Pedro Arrupe: Witness of the Twentieth Century, Prophet of the Twenty-First.
by Father Pedro Miguel Lamet 
Commentary by Institute of Jesuit Sources Crux

 

Pray Your Way Through Forgivingness: Reflections, Prayers and Actions for Healing
by Nicole Sotelo

Reviewed by Alexandra Greenwald National Catholic Reporter

Predict and Surveil: Data, Discretion, and the Future of Policing
by Sarah Brayne
Reviewed by Ken Klippenstein The Intercept

Priests de la Resistance! Loose Canons who fought Fascism in the Twentieth Century
by Revd Fergus Butler-Gaille
Reviewed by James Campbell SJ Independent Catholic News

Prison Journal: The Cardinal Makes His Appeal
by Cardinal George Pell
Reviewed by Nicole Winfield Associated Press/Crux

Prison Truth
by William J. Drummond
Reviewed by Robin Kaiser-Schatzlein L.A. Review of Books

Race & Religion in American Buddhism: White Supremacy and Immigrant Adaptation

Adaptation by Joseph Cheah

Reviewed by Eileen Quinn Knight, Ph.D. Profiles in Catholicism

Racial Justice and the Catholic Church

by Bryan N. Massingale

Reviewed by Eileen Quinn Knight, Ph.D. Profiles in Catholicism​

Refuge In Hell
by Ronald D. Lemmert
Reviewed by George Williams America

Regret: A Theology
by Paul J. Griffiths
Reviewed by Jonathan Malesic Commonweal

Rejoice and Be Glad
by
 Father Daniel P Horan, OFM
Reviewed by Eileen Quinn Knight, Ph.D. Profiles in Catholicism

Restoring Sanctuary
by T. Pitt Green
Reviewed by Eileen Quinn Knight, Ph.D. Profiles in Catholicism

 

Ricky and Julie – a story of courage and survival in the Philippines
by Father Shay Cullen
Reviewed by Eileen Quinn Knight, Ph.D. Profiles in Catholicism

Righting Relations After the Holocaust and Vatican II: Essays in Honor of John T. Pawlikowski, OSM,
Edited by Elena G. Procario-Foley and Robert A. Cathey
Reviewed by Eugene J. Fisher Profiles in Catholicism

Robots, Ethics and the Future of Jobs
by Seán McDonagh
Commentary by Independent Catholic News

Romereando por Chalate (A Pilgrimage Through Chalatenango)
by Bishop Oswaldo Escobar
Reviewed by Rhina Guidos  Catholic News Service

Sachiko
by Shūsaku Endō
Reviewed by Filip Mazurczak Catholic World Reporter

Sacred Space: The Prayer Book

by The Irish Jesuits

Reviewed by Eileen Quinn Knight, Ph.D. Profiles in Catholicism

Saint Irenaeus of Lyons: Against Heresies & Fragments
Edited by Alexander Roberts, D.D & James Donaldson, L.L.D
Reviewed by Eileen Quinn Knight, Ph.D. Profiles in Catholicism

Scholomance
by Naimi Novic
Reviewed by Christine Schenk National Catholic Reporter

Scripture: A Unique Word
by Francis Etheredge

Interviewed by Dr. Cynthia Toolin-Wilson on Spreaker

Servite Reform Movements
by Luke M. Foster, OSM
Reviewed by Eileen Quinn Knight, Ph.D. Profiles in Catholicism

Sex, Lies, and the Priesthood
Reviewed by Thomas P. Doyle National Catholic Reporter

Sharing the Wisdom of Time
by Pope Francis
Commentary by Catholic News Agency

Simple & Free: 7 Experiments Against Excess
by Jen Hatmaker
Reviewed by Emily McFarlan Miller Religion News Service

Slaves Among Us: The Hidden World of Human Trafficking
by Monique Villa
Reviewed by Rebecca Tinsley Independent Catholic News

Smile of Joy: Mary of Nazareth
by Thomas Casey SJ
Reviewed by Eileen Quinn Knight, Ph.D. Profiles in Catholicism

Spiritual Terrorism: Spiritual Abuse From The Womb To The Tomb
by Boyd C. Purcell 
Reviewed by Eileen Quinn Knight, Ph.D. Profiles in Catholicism

St. Maximilian Kolbe The Saint of Auschwitz
by Jean-Francoi Vivier
Reviewed by Thomas L. McDonald National Catholic Register

St. Peregrine Laziosi, Servant of Mary (ca.1265-1345)
by Aristide M. Serra, OSM
Reviewed by Eileen Quinn Knight, Ph.D. Profiles in Catholicism

Stepinac His Life and Times
by Robin Harris
Reviewed by Fr Conor Donnelly  Independent Catholic News

Surprised by God: Teaching Reflection Through the Parables

by Christina R. Zaker

Reviewed by Eileen Quinn Knight, Ph.D Profiles in Catholicism

Surviving Depression: A Catholic Approach
by Kathryn j. Hermes, FSP
Reviewed by Eileen Quinn Knight, Ph.D. Profiles in Catholicism

Tattoo: 1730s-1970s.
by Henk Schiffmacher
Reviewed by Livia Gershon  Smithsonian Magazine

The Accursed Tower
by Roner Crowley
Reviewed by Timothy D. Lusch The Catholic World Report

The Art of Spiritual Direction
by Father Jos Moons, SJ  
Reviewed by Eileen Quinn Knight, Ph.D. Profiles in Catholicism

The Cult of Trump, A Leading Cult Expert Explains How the President Uses Mind Control
by Steven Hassan

Overview by  Simon & Schuster

The Dead are Arising: The Life of Malcolm X
by Les Payne and Tamara Payne
Reviewed by Chris Byrd National Catholic Reporter

The Dialectics of Art
by John Molyneux
Reviewed by Ciaran Freeman National Catholic Reporter

The Feeling of Life Itself
by Christof Koch
Reviewed by Eileen Quinn Knight, Ph.D. Profiles in Catholicism

The Five Wounds
by Kirstin Valdez Quade
Reviewed by Valerie Sayers  Commonweal

The Franciscan Pontificate
Reviewed by Shaun Kenney  Ethika Politika

The Kingdom Began in Puerto Rico: Neil Connolly's Priesthood in the South Bronx
by Neil Connolly
Reviewed by Alyssa Maldonado-Estrada National Catholic Reporter

The How to Book of Catholic Theology: "Everything You Need to Know But No One Ever Taught You,”
by Father John Cush
Commentary by  Currents News Staff NetTV

The Irish Way - Edited  - Studies in Irish Sanctity from St. Patrick to Matt Talbot
by F.J. Sheed
Reviewed by  Steven R. McEvoy Book Reviews and More

The Lighthouse

by Michael D. O’Brien

Reviewed by Clare Walker National Catholic Register

The Little Witch Who Wanted to Be Good
by Kristina Cooper
Commentary by Independent Catholic News

The Morning Watch
by James Agee
Reviewed by Rachel Hoover The Catholic World Report

The Outsider: Pope Francis and His Battle to Reform the Church
by Christopher Lamb
Reviewed by Christopher White Crux/ChicagoCatholic

The Pope and the Grand Imam: A Thorny Path - A Testimony to the Birth of Human Fraternity”
by Judge Mohamed Abdelsalam

Commentary  by Vatican News

The Purpose of Power: How We Come Together When We Fall Apart.
by Alicia Garza
Commentary by  Keeanga-Yamahtta Taylor The New Yorker

The Ravine
by Wendy Lower
Reviewed by David Mikucs Tablet

The Ravine: A Family, A Photograph, a Holocaust Massacre Revealed

by Wendy Lower

Reviewed by Eileen Quinn Knight, Ph.D. Profiles in Catholicism

The Record of Empty Hall: One Hundred Classic Koans
Translated by Dōshō Port
by Dōshō Port Patheos

The Road to Joy
by Kevin P. McClone
Reviewed by Eileen Quinn Knight, Ph.D. Profiles in Catholicism

The Road of Science and the Ways to God
by Stanley L. Jaki
Commentary by Vatican Observatory

The Salvage Crew
by Yudhanjaya Wijeratne
Commentary  by Bob Smietana Religion News Service

The Society of Jesus in Ireland, Scotland and England 1589-1597
by Thomas M. McCoog, SJ
Reviewed by Eileen Quinn Knight, Ph.D and Fergus O’Donahue, SJ

The Thief Who Stole Heaven
by Raymond Arroyo 
Reviewed by Catholic News Agency/ Catholic World Report

The Three Mothers: How the Mothers of Martin Luther King Jr., Malcolm X, and James Baldwin Shaped a Nation
by Anna Malaika Tubbs
Reviewed by Adelle M. Banks Religion News Service

The Universal Christ: How a Forgotten Reality Can Change Everything We See, Hope For, and Believe

by Richard Rohr

Reviewed by Cathleen Falsani Religion News Service/National Catholic Reporter

The Vision for You
by David Clayton
Reviewed by Jessica Easthope NetTV

 

The Voice of the Church at Prayer​

by Uwe Michael Lange

Reviewed by Eileen Quinn Knight, Ph.D , Profiles in Catholicism

The Vatican and Catholic Activism in Mexico and Chile
by Stephen J. C. Andes
Reviewed by Martin Lindhardt  Wiley

The War Against Population: The Economics and Ideology of World Population Control
by Jacqueline Kasun
Reviewed by Raymond J. Adamek, Ph.D. Profiles in Catholicism

 

The Way of the Shadow Wolves: The Deep State and the Hijacking of America 
by Steven Segal
Commentary  by Kathryn Doyle  Vulture

The War against the Jews
by Lucy S. Dawidowicz
Reviewed by Dr. Eugene Fisher Profiles in Catholicism

The Wisdom of Mr. Chesterton: The Very Best Quotes, Quips & Cracks from the Pen of G. K. Chesterton
by Dave Armstrong
Commentary by Dave Armstrong Patheos

 

The Words of My Father

by Mark Nemetz

Reviewed by Eileen Quinn Knight, Ph.D. Profiles in Catholicism

The Wounded Healer
by Henri M. Nouwen
Reviewed by Eileen Quinn Knight, Ph.D. Profiles in Catholicism

The Year Of Our Lord 1943 
by Alan Jacobs
Commentary by Kevin Spinale  America

Things to Come A Commentary by On Church, Faith, Future
by Fr. Joseph Chamblain, O.S.M  Profiles in Catholicism

Things Worth Dying For: Thoughts on a Life Worth Living
by Archbishop Charles Chaput.
Commentary by Francis X. Maier The Catholic Thing

This is Not Forever

by Sofie Meehan

Commentary by Emily Drooby Currents/Catholic Evangelization Network

  

This Is What It's Like to Be Kidnapped by Pirates

by Michael Scott Moore An Introduction to the Book by the Author

A Book Commentary by Robert Moynihan

TerraFutura (Future Earth)
by Carlo Petrini and and Pope Francis
Commentary by Junno Arocho Esteves  Crux

 

Time to Go
by Guy Kennaway

Commentary by Guy Kennaway The Irish Times

 

Tinker To Evers To Chance -Three Cubs blaze

by David Rapp  
Reviewed by Dominic Lynch America

To the Greater Glory: A Psychological Study of Ignatian Spirituality
by W.W Meissner, SJ, MD
Reviewed by Eileen Quinn Knight, Ph.D. Profiles in Catholicism.

Too Much and Never Enough: How My Family Created the World’s Most Dangerous Man
by Mary Trump
Commentary by Maggie Haberman and Alan Feuer  The New York Times

Too Much and Never Enough: How My Family Created the World’s Most Dangerous Man
by Mary L. Trump
Reviewed by Anne Diebel The New York Review of Books

Tolkien’s Modern Reading: Middle-earth Beyond the Middle Ages
by Holly Ordway
Reviewed by Michael Ward The Dispatch/The Catholic World Report

Tom Stoppard: A Life
by Hermione Lee
Reviewed by Anthony Domestico Commonweal

Tornado God: American Religion and Violent Weather
by Peter J. Thuesen
Reviewed by Melissa Jones National Catholic Reporter

Toward Healing and Renewal: Sexual Abuse of Minors Held at the Pontifical Gregorian University

Edited by Charles J. Scicluna, Hans Zollner and David John Ayotte

Reviewed by Eileen Quinn Knight, Ph.D. Profiles in Catholicism

Translation Perspectives: Jesus and Early Christians
by J. A. Dick  Another Voice

 

Transforming Parish Communications: Growing the Church through New Media

by Scott Landry

Reviewed by Gordon Nary Profiles in Catholicism

Triptych
by Marcia Whitney-Schenek
Reviewed by Eileen Quinn Knight, Ph.D. Profiles in Catholicism

Tropic of Stupid
by Tim Dorsey
Reviewed by Bruce  DeSilva The Associated Press

 

True Inclusion: Creating Communities of Radical Embrace 
by Brendan Robertson 
Book Excerpt Nomad  

Undaunted: My Fight Against America’s Enemies, at Home and Abroad
by John O. Brennan
Reviewed by Peter Theroux Tablet

Unholy
by Sarah Posner 
Reviewed by William D. Lindsey National Catholic Reporter

Unrepeatable: Cultivating the Unique Calling of Every Person
by Luke Burgis and Joshua Miller, PH.D.
Reviewed by Eileen Quinn Knight, Ph.D Profiles in Catholicism

 

Untamed: The Psychology of Marvel’s Wolverine

by Suzana E. Flores

Reviewed by Donna Ford US Review of Books

Via Negativa
by Daniel Hornsby
Reviewed by  Connor Turque National Catholic Reporter

Violence, Otherness and Identity in Isaiah 63:1-6 The Trampling one Coming from Edom 
by Father Dominic Irudayara SJ,. Andrew Mein, et al
Reviewed by Eileen Quinn Knight, Ph.D. Profiles in Catholicism

Vision of Vocation: Common Grace for the Common Good
by Steven Garber
Reviewed by Eileen Quinn Knight, Ph.D. Profiles in Catholicism

Voting and Faithfulness
by Nicholas Cafardi 


Waiting for Eli: A Father’s Journey from Fear to Faith
by Chad Judice
Reviewed by Monica Rafie on behalf of NCPD

 

War Demons 
by Russell Newquist
Reviewed by Declan Finn The Catholic Geeks

 

War on Peace: The End of Diplomacy and the Decline of American Influence
by Ronan Farrow America
Reviewed by Nicholas D. Sawicki  America  

Walter Rauschenbusch
by Joseph J. Fahey
Reviewed by Ryan Di Corpo  America

We Remember Maynooth: A College Across Four Centuries
Edited by Salvador Ryan and John-Paul Sheridan 
Commentary by Independent Catholic News

 

What Does It All Mean? 

by Richard Leonard SJ 

Reviewed by Jesuits in Ireland

What Do You Seek? 
by Michael Buckley, S.J.
Reviewed by Eileen Quinn Knight, PhD Profiles in Catholicism

 

What is This Thing Called Faith
by Hugh Duffy, Ph.D.
Reviewed by Eileen Quinn Knight, Ph.D. Profiles in Catholicism

What’s so Funny about Faith?  A Memoir from the Intersection of Hilarious and Holy
by Jake Martin, SJ 
Reviewed by Eileen Quinn Knight, PhD Profiles in Catholicism

What You Have Heard Is True: A Memoir of Witness and Resistance.
by Carolyn Forché

Reviewed via an Interview with Carolyn Forché

by Nicole-Ann Lobo Commonweal​​

What They Don't Tell you in Catholic College: Women in the Priesthood and the Mind of Christ
by John Wijngaards
Reviewed by Hille Haker National Catholic Reporter

When Harry Became Sally: Responding to the Transgender Moment

by Ryan Anderson

Commentary by Ryan Anderson Catholic News Agency/ The Catholic World Report

When Prophecy Failed: QAnon in Light of Sociology of Religion
Reviewed by James F. McGrath Patheos

White Fragility: Why it’s so Hard for White People to Talk About Racism
by Robin J. DiAngelo
Reviewed by Eileen Quinn Knight, Ph.D.  Profiles in Catholicism

Why Are All the Black Kids Sitting Together in the Cafeteria? And Other Conversations about Race

By Beverly Daniel Tatum, Ph.D

Reviewed by Eileen Quinn Knight, Ph.D  Profiles in Catholicism

Why are You Afraid? Have You No Faith?
by Pope Francis
Commentary by Carol Glatz Catholic News Service

Why We’re Catholic
by Trent Horn
Reviewed by Randal Rauser  Christian Post

Worship as Community Drama: Introduction to Liturgy Evaluation

by Pierre Hegy 
Reviewed by Peter C. Phan National Catholic Reporter

Women: Icons of Christ
by Phyllis Zagano
Commentary by Christopher White Crux

Word After Ten Years: Dietrich Bonhoeffer and Our Times
edited by Victoria H. Barnett
Reviewed by Eileen Quinn Knight, Ph.D. Profiles in Catholicism

Wounded Shepherd

by Austen Ivereigh

Reviewed by Bill McCormick, S.J. America

Writing Straight With Crooked Lines
by Jim Forest.
Reviewed by Ryan Di Corpo America

Year of the Monkey

by Patti Smith

Reviewed by Sharon Mesmer Commonweal

You Made Us for Yourself: Creation in St Augustine’s Confessions
by Jared Ortiz
Commentary by Dr. Adam A. J. DeVille Catholic News Service

You Will Be Assimilated: China’s Plan to Sino-Form the World
by David Goldman
A book excerpt