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The Vineyard Paper – Diocese of St. Catharines, Ontario

Links to new books on the history of Catholicism in Canada:

Frank A. Abbott, The Body or the Soul? Religion and Culture in a Quebec Parish, 1736-1901 (McGill-Queen’s University Press, 2016) The multi-layered encounter between the teachings of Catholicism and the joie de vivre of Quebec’s rural popular culture in St-Joseph-de-Beauce, a small parish about 70 kilometres south of Quebec City, over a period of 165 years.

Rosa Bruno-Jofré, Heidi MacDonald and Elizabeth M. Smyth ,Vatican II and Beyond The Changing Mission and Identity of Canadian Women Religious (McGill-Queen’s University Press: 2017) A look at the impact of Vatican II through the Canadian Religious Conference and the lived experience of Sisters Alice Trudeau and Mary Alban.

Luca CodignolaBlurred Nationalities across the North Atlantic: Traders, Priests, and Their Kin Travelling between North America and the Italian Peninsula, 1763–1846 (Utoronto Press: 2018) Blurred Nationalities challenges the idea that national origin, for instance, Italianness, comprises the only significant feature of a group’s identity, and reveals instead the multifaceted personalities of the people involved in these exchanges.
Richard Lebrun Joseph de Maistre, St. Petersburg Dialogues or Conversations on the Temporal Government of Providence (McGill-Queens University Press, Montreal & Kingston, London, and Chicago, 2020) Written and set on the banks of the Neva, St Petersburg Dialogues is a startlingly relevant analysis of the human prospect in the twenty-first century. Paperback, translated and edited by R. Lebrun
Richard Lebrun Lamennais: A Believer’s Revolutionary Politics (Brill, Leiden and Boston, 2018) Translations by Richard A. Lebrun & Jerry Ryan, Introduction and Annotations by Sylvain Milbach
Peter LudlowThe Canny Scot  Archbishop James Morrison of Antingonish  (McGill-Queen’s University Press: 2015) A revealing biography of one of twentieth-century Nova Scotia’s most prominent religious figures.

Mark McGowan, The Imperial Irish: Canada’s Irish Catholics Fight the Great War, 1914-1918 (McGill-Queen’s University Press: 2017). The Imperial Irish explores stirring conflicts that threatened to irreparably divide Canada along religious and linguistic lines.

Rankin SherlingThe Invisible Irish: Finding Protestants in the Nineteenth-Century Migrations to America., (McGill-Queen’s University Press in 2016).An exploration of the enduring historical puzzle of the nature and scope of Irish Protestant migration.


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Terence J. Fay