American and Catholic: Stories of the People Who Built the Church

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published by Franciscan Media | Trade Paperback | 224 pages
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The Catholic Church in America was built in the missions of the West, the slums of New York, and the heartland of the Midwest by ordinary believers forging extraordinary lives. C. Walker Gollar tells their stories, which become the story of the Church.Stock #: B36878

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Customer Reviews

Based on 25 reviews
Kevin Michaud
A wonderful read

I absolutely love the book. It was my first purchase from Franciscan Media but I am sure I will be back in the future.

Kathy Cubbage
Informative beginnings of Catholic Church in America

Very good book of Jesuits coming to America and how they laid foundations
of the Catholic faith to grow.

John McDowell

Excellent read

Paul Brenner

American and Catholic: Stories of the People Who Built the Church

Louisa Bisogno

Have not read the book yet.

C. Walker Gollar is a professor of Catholic history and theology at Xavier University in Cincinnati. He holds a Ph.D. in historical theology from the University of Saint Michael’s College, Toronto; an M.A. in theological studies from the University of Dayton; and a B.S. in psychology from Xavier University. He has published extensively in academic journals and historical publications, and speaks widely on topics relevant to both history and Catholicism.

Product Type:  Book

Item Number:  #B36878

ISBN:  9781616368784

Publication Date:  6/26/2015

BISAC:  RELIGION / Christian Living / General

Imprint:  Franciscan Media

Trim Size:  139.7 mm X 215.9 mm X 13.97 mm
(Approx. 5.5 in X 8.5 in X 0.51 in X )

Pages:  224

List Price:  $ 19.99