American Catholicism in the 21st Century

Crossroads, Crisis, or Renewal?

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Benjamin Peters, Nicholas Rademacher
  • Maryknoll, NY: 
    Orbis Books
    , April
     256 pages.
     For other formats: Link to Publisher's Website.
Review coming soon!

Review by Jennifer Callaghan forthcoming.


Drawn from the 2017 conference of the College Theology Society, these essays by prominent academics, ecclesiastics, and social scientists present historical analyses, theological investigations, and literary reflections, all seeking to parse the future of American Catholicism by reaching a greater understanding of its present moment.

About the Author(s)/Editor(s)/Translator(s): 

Benjamin Peters is an associate professor of theology at the University of Saint Joseph (CT). He is the author of Called to Be Saints: John Hugo, the Catholic Worker, and a Theology of Radical Christianity (Marquette).

Nicholas Rademacher is associate professor of religious studies and coordinator of the Social Justice minor at Cabrini University in Radnor, PA. He is co-editor of A Realist’s Church: Essays in Honor of Joseph A. Komonchak (Orbis 2015) and author of Paul Hanly Furfey: Priest, Scientist, and Social Reformer (Fordham University Press).


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