The Holy Mass

Mike Aquilina, Editor

Sayings of the Fathers of the Church Series

The documents of early Christianity are rich in mentions of the Mass and its component parts. Sometimes they’re detailed descriptions, sometimes quick allusions. In this volume Mike Aquilina, a popular author on early Christianity, takes readers step-by step through the Mass, from the Sign of the Cross through the Dismissal, illuminating the way with the words of the Fathers.

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The Quotable Saint Jerome

Saint Jerome

Edited by Justin McClain

Foreword by Scott Hahn

Among the illustrious writers of the early Church, Saint Jerome (345–420) had a way with words few could equal. To honor the 600th anniversary of the death of this patron saint of librarians and Scripture scholars, The Catholic University of America Press is releasing The Quotable Jerome, a well-organized collection of memorable wisdom from this early witness to Catholic truth.

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Counsels of Imperfection

Thinking Through Catholic Social Teaching

Edward Hadas

For more than a century, the teaching authority of the Catholic Church has attempted to walk along with the modern world, criticizing what is bad and praising what is good. Counsels of Imperfection describes the current state of that fairly bumpy journey.

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Spring Summer 2021 catalog

New Books for Spring & Summer 2021

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Faith and Reason For Everyone

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