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Faculty Publications: Faculty Publications

Displays the publications of faculty members from the Athenaeum of Ohio/Mt. St. Mary's Seminary.

Faculty Publications

Browse this list of some of the publications created by members of the Mount St. Mary's Seminary faculty. If Maly Library has print or online access to a publication, a link to the catalog or a direct link to the material has been provided for your convenience. 

Very Rev. Anthony R. Brausch, Ph.D.

Dr. Kenneth Craycraft, J.D., Ph.D..

Rev. David J. Endres, Ph.D.

Dr. David Ruel Foster, Ph.D.

Dr. Matthew C. Genung, S.S.D.

Deacon Tracy W. Jamison, Ph.D.

Dr. Samuel B. Johnson, Ph.D.

Rev. Paul Jerome Keller, O.P., S.T.D.

Dr. Bradford W. Manderfield, Ph.D.

Dr. Susan McGurgan, D. Min.

Rev. Ryan T. Ruiz, S.L.D.

Rev. Timothy P. Schehr, Ph.D.

Faculty Collaborations

Very Rev. Anthony R. Brausch, Ph.D., Rector, Mount St. Mary's Seminary
President, Athenaeum of Ohio
Assistant Professor of Philosophy

“Parish administration: theological foundations.” Church 19, no. 4 (2003): 24–27.

 

Dr. Kenneth Craycraft, J.D., Ph.D., Associate Professor of Moral Theology
James J. Gardner Family Chair of Moral Theology

A regular contributor to The Catholic Telegraph.
A weekly columnist at The Catholic Herald.
“Bork, Robert. H. (1927-).” In American Conservatism: An Encyclopedia, edited by Bruce Frohnen, Jeremy Beer, and Jeffrey O. Nelson, 80. Wilmington, DE: ISI Books, 2006.

"Centesimus Annus After 30 Years." Catholic Herald, May 4, 2021.
 
“Christ’s Counter-Kingdom: Why ‘Public Theology’ Is a Bad Idea.” Regeneration Quarterly (Winter 1995): 19–21.
 
Civic Life Is Not Political Life.Catholic World Report, September 28, 2020.
 

"A Closer Look: The Profound Irresolution of Christian Citizenship." Catholic Telegraph, September 2, 2020.

Fact and Fiction: What Americans Really Think About Abortion.Crisis Magazine 9, no. 5 (May 1991): 21–23.

“Gender-Specific Abortion.” The Human Life Review 15, no. 2 (1989): 36–41.

“‘Having’ and ‘Being’: John Paul II as Pastor.” In A New Worldly Order: John Paul II and Human Freedom, edited by George Weigel. Washington, D.C.: Ethics and Public Policy Center, 1992.

“Is God Not Just? An Exegetical and Theological Study.” The Seminary Review 32, no. 4 (December 1986): 145–169.

"It Will Mean What the Words Say!" The University Bookman, May 17, 2020.
 
“Joe Biden is No Moderate.” First Things, September 16, 2020.
 
"Judging in Not Social Policy-Making." Catholic World Report, October 2, 2020.
 
“Kamala Harris’s Threat to Religious Believers.” First Things, September 7, 2020.
 
“Nearer My God, to Me.” The World & I 7, no. 9 (September 1992): 384–395.
"An Open Letter on Workplace COVID-19 Vaccine Mandates." Our Sunday Visitor, October 28, 2021.

Our Kind of Ecumenism: Why Catholics Need to Be More Evangelical and Vice Versa.Crisis Magazine 9, no. 9 (October 1991): 30–33.

“Religion as Moral Duty and Civic Right: Dignitatis Humanae on Religious Liberty.” In Catholicism, Liberalism, and Communitarianism: The Catholic Intellectual Tradition and the Moral Foundations of Democracy, edited by Kenneth L. Grasso, Gerard V. Bradley, and Robert P. Hunt, 59–80. Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield, 1995.
Should Catholics Be Democrats, Republicans or Not Affiliated with a Party at All?” Our Sunday Visitor, November 13, 2020.
“Sign and Word: Martin Luther’s Theology of the Sacraments.” Restoration Quarterly 32, no. 3 (1990).

"Standing Firm and Holding Fast." Catholic Herald, August 26, 2021.
"Single-Issue Voting?" Catholic Herald, September 16, 2020.
The American Myth of Religious Freedom. Dallas, TX: Spence, 1999.
"The Equality Act's Assault on Religious Liberty." First Things, February 26, 2021.

“The Phantom Redivivus: Testem Benevolentiae and the Legacy of American Liberalism.” Faith & Reason: The Journal of Christendom College 26, no. 3 (Autumn 2001).

“The Pope Embraces Market Economics: Centesimus Annus as a Study in Doctrinal Development.” The World & I 6, no. 11 (November 1991): 480–495.
"The Saint of Lost Causes." Catholic Herald, September 2, 2020.

“The Seductive Liberal Myth of Religious Freedom.” The World & I 8, no. 12 (December 1993): 406–425.

“‘Tolerating’ Christianity Into Irrelevance: The Myth of Religious Freedom.” New Oxford Review 66 (April 1999).

“Virtue among the Ruins?” The Intercollegiate Review (Fall 1991): 33–37.

“Was Aquinas a Whig? St. Thomas on Regime.” Faith & Reason 20, no. 3 (Fall 1994): 249–263.
 
“What Christians Can Expect From Joe Biden and Kamala Harris.” First Things, November 24, 2020.
 

"What to Know About the Equality Act." First Things, January 25, 2021.

Why Marx Hated Christianity: A Reply to Leonardo Boff.Crisis Magazine 7, no. 3 (March 1989): 32–38.

“Why Trust the Bible?” Homiletic & Pastoral Review 93, no. 1 (October 1992): 12–21.
 
 

Rev. David J. Endres, Ph.D., Dean of Mount St. Mary's Seminary and the Athenaeum of Ohio
Associate Professor of Church History and Historical Theology

Editor of US Catholic Historian.

A regular contributor to Catholic Digest and The Catholic Telegraph.

A Bicentennial History of the Archdiocese of Cincinnati: The Catholic Church in Southwest Ohio, 1821-2021. Milford, Ohio: Little Miami Publishing Co, 2021.

American Crusade: Catholic Youth in the World Mission Movement from World War I through Vatican II. Eugene, OR.: Pickwick Publications, 2010.

“An International Dimension to American Anticommunism: Mission Awareness and Global Consciousness in the Catholic Students’ Mission Crusade, 1935-1955.” U.S. Catholic Historian 24, no. 2 (2006): 89–108.

“An Ohio ‘Holy Joe’: Chaplain William T. O’Higgins’ Wartime Correspondence with Archbishop Purcell of Cincinnati, 1863.” Ohio Civil War Genealogy Journal 13, no. 2 (June 2009): 73–78.

(Editor). Black Catholic Studies Reader: History and Theology. Washington, DC: Catholic University of America Press, 2021.

“Caritas.” Edited by Mehmet Odekon. Encyclopedia of World Poverty. Thousand Oaks, Calif: SAGE Publications, 2006.

“Catholic Campaign for Human Development.” Edited by Mehmet Odekon. Encyclopedia of World Poverty. Thousand Oaks, Calif: SAGE Publications, 2006.

“Coughlin, Father Charles.” Edited by Mehmet Odekon. Encyclopedia of World Poverty. Thousand Oaks, Calif: SAGE Publications, 2006.

“Dan Lord, Hollywood Priest.” America 193, no. 19 (December 12, 2005): 20.

‘Father, Aren’t You Afraid I’ll Become Muslim?’: The Challenge of Encountering Non-Christian Religions.Homiletic & Pastoral Review (December 27, 2012).

 Forty years together in Christ: a history of Sacred Heart of Jesus Catholic Church of Fairfield, Ohio, 1957-1997. Hamilton, OH: American Printing, 1997.

"God's Beggar and Builder: Father Francis Koch, OFM, and the Growth of the Church in Northern New Jersey," in Essays on New Jersey Catholic History: In Commemoration of the 350th Anniversary of the Founding of the New Jersey Colony (New Jersey Catholic Historical Commission, 2016), 95-108.

“Healy, Rev. Sherwood.” Edited by Henry Louis Gates and Evelyn Brooks Higginbotham. The African American National Biography. New York: Oxford University Press, 2008.

History of the Lauer and Bohr families. [Fairfield, Ohio] (2450 Clara Bea Lane, Fairfield 45014): D.J. Endres, 1994.

Homilies for April 2018.” Homiletic & Pastoral Review (March 27, 2018).

"Homilies for May 2015." Homiletic & Pastoral Review (April 27, 2015).

“Homilies for Sunday liturgies and feasts : Feb 6 through Feb. 27.” Homiletic and Pastoral Review 111, no. 4 (January 2011): 33–38.

Introduction to Letters to My Lord, by Daniel A. Lord, S.J., xiii-xviii. 1969. Reprint, Notre Dame, IN: Christian Classics/Ave Maria Press, 2016.

“Know-Nothings, Nationhood, and the Nuncio: Reassessing the Visit of Archbishop Bedini.” U.S. Catholic Historian 21, no. 4 (2003): 1–16.

“Making Truth Attractive: Fr. Daniel A. Lord, S.J., Hollywood Priest and Playwright.” Religious Life 36, no. 4 (August 2012): 6–7.

Many Tongues, One Faith: A History of Franciscan Parish Life in the United States. Oceanside, CA: Academy of American Franciscan History, 2018.

“New York City Draft Riot (1863).” Edited by Junius P. Rodriguez. Encyclopedia of Emancipation and Abolition in the Transatlantic World. Armonk, NY: Sharpe Reference, 2007.

“On the rebirth of holy names.” Homiletic and Pastoral Review 109, no. 1 (October 2008): 44–48.

“Rectifying the Fatal Contrast: Archbishop John Purcell and the Slavery Controversy Among Catholics in Civil War Cincinnati.” Ohio Valley History 2, no. 2 (March 2002): 23–33.

“Religious Vocations.” Edited by George Thomas Kurian. The Encyclopedia of Christian Civilization. Chichester, West Sussex ; Malden, MA: Wiley-Blackwell, 2011.

(Editor). Remapping the History of Catholicism in the United States: Essays from the U.S. Catholic Historian. Washington D.C.: Catholic University of America Press, 2017.

“Response to Reviews.” U.S. Catholic Historian 29, no. 2 (2011): 29–30.

“Rivers, Rev. Clarence Joseph.” Edited by Henry Louis Gates and Evelyn Brooks Higginbotham. The African American National Biography. New York: Oxford University Press, 2008.

“Roman Catholicism.” Edited by James Ciment. Postwar America: An Encyclopedia of Social, Political, Cultural, and Economic History. Armonk, N.Y: M.E. Sharpe, 2007.

“Society of Saint Vincent de Paul.” Edited by Mehmet Odekon. Encyclopedia of World Poverty. Thousand Oaks, Calif: SAGE Publications, 2006.

(Editor). Conyngham, David Power. Soldiers of the Cross, the Authoritative Text: The Heroism of Catholic Chaplains and Sisters in the American Civil War. Edited by David J. Endres and William B. Kurtz. Notre Dame, IN: University of Notre Dame Press, 2019.

St. Teresa of Avila, 1916-2016: A Parish History. Cincinnati, OH: St. Teresa of Avila Church and School, 2016. (co-authors: Ray Grothaus and Michael Bidwell)

Sticks, Stones, and Broken Bones: The History of Anti-Catholic Violence in the U.S." Homiletic & Pastoral Review (August 11, 2014).

“‘Take the Word of God to the Heart of the City’: Cincinnati’s Catholic Bible Center Apostolate, 1964-1971.” U.S. Catholic Historian 30, no. 1 (Winter 2012): 15–34.

“The Global Missionary Zeal of an American Apostle: The Early Works of Daniel A. Lord, S.J., 1922-1929.” U.S. Catholic Historian 24, no. 3 (2006): 39–54.

“The Legacy of Thaddeus Yang.” International Bulletin of Missionary Research 34, no. 1 (2010): 23-28.

“To the Suburb, in the City, and with the Community: The Changing Loci of Mid-Twentieth-Century Franciscan Parishes.” U.S. Catholic Historian 37, no. 4 (Fall 2019): 53–76.

“U.S. Catholic Conference.” Edited by Mehmet Odekon. Encyclopedia of World Poverty. Thousand Oaks, Calif: SAGE Publications, 2006.

“Uncles, Rev. Charles Randolph.” Edited by Henry Louis Gates and Evelyn Brooks Higginbotham. The African American National Biography. New York: Oxford University Press, 2008.

"With a Father's Affection: Chaplain William T. O'Higgins and the Tenth Ohio Volunteer Infantry." U.S. Catholic Historian 31, no, 1 (Winter 2013): 97-127.

"Without Guide, Church, or Pastor: The Early Catholics of Cincinnati, Ohio." Ohio Valley History 18, no. 4 (Winter 2018): 3-22.

"What Does Islam Believe about Jesus and His Death?” Catholic Digest 81, no. 8 (September 2017): 27.

"What Medicine Could Not Cure: Faith Healings at the Shrine of Our Lady of Consolation, Carey, Ohio," U.S. Catholic Historian 34, no. 3 (Summer 2016): 25-49.

 

Dr. David Ruel Foster, Ph.D., Professor of Philosophy

“Aquinas on the immateriality of the intellect.” Thomist 55 (July 1991): 415–438.

“Aquinas’s arguments for spirit.” In Religions and the Virtue of Religion, 235–252. Washington, DC: American Catholic Philosophical Assoc, 1992.

“Credo Ut Intelligam.” Edited by Robert L. Fastiggi. New Catholic Encyclopedia Supplement 2012-13: Ethics and Philosophy. Farmington Hills, MI: Gale, Cengage Learning, 2013.

“‘Faithful Reason Project’: next steps.” Seminary Journal 13, no. 3 (2007): 6–6.

“Implications of ‘Fides et ratio’ for seminaries.” Seminary Journal 11, no. 1 (Spr 2005): 15–21.

“Intellectual formation in a school for apostles.” Seminary Journal 11, no. 2 (Fall 2005): 34–39.

“Is philosophy still necessary?” Seminary Journal 8, no. 3 (2002): 17–20.

“Philosophy.” Edited by Robert L. Fastiggi. New Catholic Encyclopedia Supplement 2012-13: Ethics and Philosophy. Farmington Hills, MI: Gale, Cengage Learning, 2013.

“Reality.” Edited by Robert L. Fastiggi. New Catholic Encyclopedia Supplement 2012-13: Ethics and Philosophy. Farmington Hills, MI: Gale, Cengage Learning, 2013.

“Six ways theology uses philosophy.” Seminary Journal 5, no. 1 (Spr 1999): 51–58.

“The implications of Fides et ratio for Catholic universities.” In The Two Wings of Catholic Thought: Essays on Fides Et Ratio, 109–126. Washington, D.C: The Catholic University of America Press, 2003.

 

Dr. Matthew C. Genung, S.S.D., Associate Professor of Biblical Studies
Ruth J. and Robert A. Conway Chair of Biblical Studies

The Composition of Genesis 37: Incoherence and Meaning in the Exposition of the Joseph Story. Tübingen, Germany: Mohr Siebeck, 2017.

 

Deacon Tracy W. Jamison, Ph.D., Professor of Philosophy

“A Catholic Vote Must Be a Moral Vote.” Homiletic & Pastoral Review (October 1, 2020).

“Defining the Obvious.Homiletic & Pastoral Review (September 9, 2013).

“Embryo adoption and the design of human nature : the analogy between artificial insemination and artificial impregnation.” National Catholic Bioethics Quarterly 10, no. 1 (Spr 2010): 111–122.

"Flannery O’Connor & the Representation of Mystery.” New Oxford Review 77, no. 6 (June 2010): 28–31.

“John Kippley’s covenant theology of sex.” Homiletic and Pastoral Review 106, no. 8 (May 2006): 61–70.

The Remarks of Pope Francis on the Legal Recognition of Homosexual Unions.” Homiletic & Pastoral Review. November 13, 2020.

“Thinking.” Edited by Robert L. Fastiggi. New Catholic Encyclopedia Supplement 2012-13: Ethics and Philosophy. Farmington Hills, MI: Gale, Cengage Learning, 2013.

"Understanding and Seeking the Authentic Grace of Pentecost." Josephinum Diaconal Review 6 (Spring 2018): 36-41.

"What Level of Faith is Required of a Catholic Permanent Deacon?" Josephinum Diaconal Review 1 (Spring 2015).

“Who Were the Magi, and Why Were They Wise?” Homiletic & Pastoral Review (January 18, 2020).

 

Dr. Samuel B. Johnson, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Biblical Studies

“‘That Nothing May Be Lost’: The Theme of ‘Gathering into One’ in Eucharistic Praying from the Didache to Ps.-Dionysius.” Ecclesia Orans 37, no. 1 (2020): 159–185. Accessed December 2, 2021.

“The Sacrifice of the Law in Origen’s Homilies on Leviticus.” In Origeniana Duodecima: Origen’s Legacy in the Holy Land - A Tale of Three Cities: Jerusalem, Caesarea and Bethlehem: Proceedings of the 12th International Origen Congress, Jerusalem, 25-29 June, 2017, 302:603–615. Bibliotheca Ephemeridum Theologicarum Lovaniensium. Leuven: Peeters, 2019.

 

Rev. Paul Jerome Keller, O.P., S.T.D., Professor of Sacramental and Liturgical Theology

101 questions & answers on the sacraments of healing: penance and anointing of the sick. New York: Paulist Press, 2010.

A Lenten Journey with Jesus Christ and St. Thomas Aquinas. Wellesley, MA: Christus Publishing, 2013.

A Year with the Eucharist: Daily Meditations on the Blessed Sacrament. Charlotte, NC: Saint Benedict Press, 2018.

Chardon, Louis. The Cross of Jesus. Edited by Paul Jerome Keller. Providence, RI: Cluny Media, 2019.

"Hearts Upward!" Faith Magazine 45, no. 5 (Sep/Oct 2013): 5.

Henritzy, Elias, and Paul Jerome Keller. Jesus Is the Way. River Forest, IL: Priory Press, 1989.

“How ‘Catholic’ is the Sacred Liturgy? Or: A Mass for the Masses.” Antiphon 17, no. 3 (2013): 212-224.

“Is Spiritual Communion for Everyone?” Nova et vetera (English Edition) 12, no. 3 (July 2014): 631–655.

Corbett, John, Andrew Hofer, Paul Jerome Keller, Dominic M Langevin, Dominic Legge, Kurt Martens, Thomas Petri, and Thomas Joseph White. “Recent Proposals for the Pastoral Care of the Divorced and Remarried: A Theological Assessment.” Nova et vetera 12, no. 3 (2014): 601–630.

“Zeal for Your House Consumes Me: Embracing the Asceticism of the Divine Office.” In Liturgy and Priestly Formation: Sharing the Life of Christ, edited by James Keating, 43–74. Omaha, NE: The Institute for Priestly Formation, 2017.

 

Dr. Bradford W. Manderfield, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Systematic Theology

“A Friendship of Brokenness: Julian of Norwich and the Passion.” Medieval Mystical Theology 23, no. 1 (2014): 34–51.

“Julian’s Christology and Lyotard’s Sublime: A Dialogue on the Cusp of Knowability.” Philosophy and Theology 25, no. 2 (2013): 181–198.

 
 

Dr. Susan McGurgan, D. Min., Director, Lay Ecclesial Formation

Associate Professor of Pastoral Theology

Bringing Home the Word. St. Anthony Messenger Press, 2004-2005.

Imagination Work Group. “Imagining a Third Path: Ancient and Contemporary Catholic Woman and Preaching." In Papers of the annual meeting of the Academy of Homiletics, Academy of Homiletics.  San Antonio, TX: Academy of Homiletics, 2012.

“Preaching Hope in Times of Polarization.” In We Preach Christ Crucified, edited by Michael Connors, 142–148. Collegeville, MN: Liturgical Press, 2014.

"Preaching the Language of Yes." In To All the World: Preaching and the New Evangelization. Edited by Michael Conners, 119-128. Collegeville, MN: Liturgical Press, 2016.

“When We Remember Zion: Preaching, Memory, and Hope.” In Preaching as Spiritual Leadership: Guiding the Faithful as Mystic and Mystagogue. Edited by Michael E. Connors. Chicago: Liturgy Training Publications, 2021.

Worship Work Group. “Servants of Christ and Stewards of God’s Mysteries: Permanent Deacons and Formation for Mystagogical Preaching.” In Papers of the annual meeting of the Academy of Homiletics, Academy of Homiletics.  San Antonio, TX: Academy of Homiletics, 2012.

History Work Group. "Something More than Nonsense: Lay Preaching in the Diocese of Cincinnati." In Papers of the annual meeting of the Academy of Homiletics, Academy of Homiletics.  San Antonio, TX: Academy of Homiletics, 2005.

"The Tenth Leper." GIA Quarterly 30, no. 3 (2019).

"Traveling Toward Hope." GIA Quarterly 30, no. 2 (2019).

"Using a Manuscript--Yes!" Preach Magazine (July/August 2005): 35-36.

"'Waiting at the Gate:' Homily on Luke 16: 19-31." In The Accidental Preacher: Collected Parable Homilies in Honor of Richard C. Stern, edited by Guerric DeBona, Clayton N. Jefford, and Ryan LaMothe, 119-128. Outskirts Press, 2018.

 

Rev. Ryan T. Ruiz, S.L.D., Dean of the School of Theology

Assistant Professor of Liturgy and Sacraments

“Sing for Us One of Zion’s Songs: The Psalms and Eucharistic Anamnesis.” Antiphon 24, no. 3 (2020): 271–289.

 

Rev. Timothy P. Schehr, Ph.D., Emeritus Professor of Biblical Studies

A regular contributor to Sunday Homily Helps and Weekday Homily Helps, currently available through Franciscan Media.

“Eavesdropping on Biblical conversations with God.” St Anthony Messenger 112, no. 3 (August 2004): 22–27.

Finding your Bible: a Catholic’s guide. Cincinnati, Ohio: St. Anthony Messenger Press, 2004.

“Jeremiah -- the power of God’s Word.” Bible Today 19 (March 1981): 87–92.

The Bible made easy: a book-by-book introduction. Cincinnati, Ohio: St. Anthony Messenger Press, 2006.

“The Perfect Indicative in Septuagint Genesis.” Bulletin of the International Organization for Septuagint and Cognate Studies 24 (1991): 14–24.

 

Faculty Collaborations

Preparing for the Great Jubilee: Year 1-1997. Essays by the Faculty of the Athenaeum of Ohio. Cincinnati, Ohio: Athenaeum of Ohio, 1997.

Preparing for the Great Jubilee: Year 2-1998. Essays by the Faculty of the Athenaeum of Ohio. Cincinnati, Ohio: Athenaeum of Ohio, 1997.

Preparing for the Great Jubilee: Year 3-1999. Essays by the Faculty of the Athenaeum of Ohio. Cincinnati, Ohio: Athenaeum of Ohio, 1998.

The Great Jubilee: 2000 Essays by the Faculty of the Athenaeum of Ohio. Cincinnati, Ohio: Athenaeum of Ohio, 2000.

Year of the Eucharist: October, 2004 - October, 2005 Essays by the Faculty of the Athenaeum of Ohio. Cincinnati, Ohio: Athenaeum of Ohio, 2005.

Year of Saint Paul: June, 2008 - June 2009 / Essays by the faculty of The Athenaeum of Ohio. Cincinnati, Ohio: The Athenaeum of Ohio, 2008.

Year for priests: June, 2009 - June, 2010 Essays by the faculty of the Athenaeum of Ohio. Cincinnati, Ohio: The Athenaeum of Ohio, 2009.

Year of Faith: October 11, 2012 - November 24, 2013 Essays by the faculty of the Athenaeum of Ohio. Cincinnati, Ohio: The Athenaeum of Ohio, 2013.