Mary, Queen of Angels 2011

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Feature

“Coming Awake in Love”: A Discussion on the Struggle for Holiness and the Writing of Shirt of Flame: My Year with St. Therese of Lisieux - Heather King

Fiction
Ghost Pain –  E. R. Womelsduff
Red Bird - Kaye Park Hinckley
Anymore - Steven Stafford
The Good ThiefJoshua Hren
A Train in Germany - Dena Hunt

Poetry
Dark Places - J. M. Wilson
Francisco - David Athey
Good King - David Athey
St. Levan’s Well: A Triolet - Jacob Riyeff
Sonnet of Youth DepartingAnne Babson
The VigilAnne Babson
I Was Born Human - Charity Gingerich
This Is My Song - Charity Gingerich
Proof of the Immortality of the Soul, with Reference to Beeswax SoapJoshua Hren
Starting Seeds - John Milbury-Steen
Blue and Green Passion - Hannah Woldum

Art & Photography
View from the SchoolDeborah Conlon
Lone Pine – Marrieta ValleyDeborah Conlon
Pretty BoyDeborah Conlon
UntitledDeborah Conlon
RelinquishedNaomi Arielle
Last Days of WinterDeborah Conlon
UntitledDeborah Conlon
Tea and OrangesDeborah Conlon

SS. Peter and Paul 2011

Feature

On Truth and Trade: Economics and the Catholic Vision of the Good Life

Fiction

Dust Rosemary Callenberg

Winner, North Dakota Anthony Lusvardi, SJ

Come Into My House and Stay Arthur Powers

Poetry

My Favorite Deadly Sin Ron McFarland

Seventeenth-Century Poetry and Prose Ron McFarland

Spring, 1373 David Athey

Celestialness David Athey

My Recurring Dacha Dream Joseph O’ Brien

Mater Mea David Pederson

Pieces of Straw J.B. Toner

Simeony Mike Aquilina

The Poem of the Act of the Mind Mike Aquilina

Pilgrimage Mike Aquilina

Hardball Mike Aquilina

For Anne Thomas Forsthoefel

Moonscape in Juarez Thomas Forsthoefel

Job Description Thomas Forsthoefel

So many thoughts has she John Jalsevac

I’d Often Read about It in a Book Geoffrey Smagacz

Three-Cricket Evening Sarah Rehfeldt

An Elegy for Rose Christopher Nield

Drama

Not Love: A Drama Jennifer Pierce

Art and Photography

Portrait of Austin with Cello Carl Schmitt

Gertrude with Violin Carl Schmitt

Crooked Pine Tree, New Jersey Kathleen Gerard

Angel Oak Tree, South Carolina Kathleen Gerard

Self-Portrait with Cigarette Carl Schmitt

Untitled Carl Schmitt

Untitled Carl Schmitt

Woman in Irish Coat Carl Schmitt

Portrait of Gertrude Knitting Carl Schmitt

 

Lent/Easter 2011

Feature

Truth and Goodness Will Follow: A Conversation with Andrew Wilson Smith, Sculptor:  Matthew Alderman

Fiction

Mariana’s Journey Fiorella de Mariam

Birdland Rev. Richard A. Infante

Poetry

Back Again Hugh Fox

Seventy Syllables for My Mother Jonathan Potter

Cathedral of the Prairie Tim Murphy

Triduum Tim Murphy

Refusing the Call Tim Murphy

Sawtelle House, Sidney; St. Mary’s Church, Prague Thérèse Couture

How Love Endured Pavel Chichikov

The Borrowed Suit Pavel Chichikov

Mary’s Delight Pavel Chichikov

Rush Hour Jeb O’Brian

Waves Georgia Syribeys

Nocturne Georgia Syribeys

Roadside Cardinals Stella Nesanovich

What It Wasn’t Caroline Holme

In the Kitchen Michael Cadnum

rural summer retablo Suzanne Stratmann

mother mary Suzanne Stratmann

Untitled (poor girl) Rebecca Buchanan

Indulge the Other John Adams

Mamertine Prison John Adams

Dania Beach Stuart Radowitz

O Gates Lift Up Your Heads (a translation) Michael J. Miller

Harlem Valley Jennifer Blair

Galvani Jennifer Blair

Anxious Dead Jennifer Blair

Essays

The Street Hardly Understands: Groping for Transcendence in Eliot’s Early Poetry Andy Nowicki

My Beef with Holden Caulfield: On the 60th Anniversary of The Catcher in the Rye Damian J. Ference

Fight or Flight: An Appreciation of Psalm 11 as Translated by Alan Sullivan Catherine Chandler

Art and Photography

Antigone Andrew Wilson Smith

Robinson Jeffers Andrew Wilson Smith

Johannes Brahms Andrew Wilson Smith

Czeslaw Milosz Andrew Wilson Smith

Johnny Cash Andrew Wilson Smith

Capital for Our Lady of the Annunciation at Clear Creek Abbey Andrew Wilson Smith

Capital for Our Lady of the Annunciation at Clear Creek Abbey Andrew Wilson Smith

Jorge Luis Borges Andrew Wilson Smith

Reviews

Oblations Meredith Wise

Advent/Christmas 2010

FIFTH ANNIVERSARY EDITION

Introduction

Feature

Sacred Places Bernardo Aparicio García, David Clayton, Joseph Pearce, James V. Schall, S. J., Duncan Stroik & Joseph Bottum

Fiction

Why Can’t He Be You? Eve Tushnet

Ascending Christopher Paolelli

Meat Matthew Lickona

A Call to Prayer Joy Wambeke

Carla Arthur Powers

The Red Door Society Clay Reherman

King Saul Michael Doyle

Poetry

Clare and Francis J.B. Toner

The Edifice Christopher Paolelli

What Thomas Saw J.B. Toner

A Reading from the Gospel According to Higher Education Michael Baruzzini

Wine Making to Marion Williams Singing  Mela Kirkpatrick

Kingdom for a Horse Mela Kirkpatrick

Villain, elle? Daniel Gibbons

Little Hours K.K. Adams

Teresa Sarah DeCorla-Souza

Holy Thursday Sarah DeCorla-Souza

Good Friday Cristina Montes

John the Baptist Simeon Lewis

Essays

G.K. Chesterton and the Use of the Imagination Dale Ahlquist

A Visit to the Tate Bo Helmich

In the Darkest Hours, Joy Tonita M. Helton

Refiner’s Fire Shannon Berry

Light from the East: The Orientation of

Christian Worship in Light of Modern

Scholarship Matthew Alderman

Sanctification: A Comedy of Error Fr. Bruno M. Shah, O.P.

Art and Photography

Our Lady of Merrimack David Clayton

Sacred Heart David Clayton

Isaias David Clayton

Elijan David Clayton

St. Luke David Clayton

Mother of God David Clayton

St. Silouan the Athonite David Clayton

Mandylion David Clayton

Reviews

Mansfield Park Dena Hunt

Reflections Jonathan Potter

Mary, Queen of Angels 2010

Feature
Achilleus Now: Core Texts, the Good Life, and Democratic Society  Robert T. Miller

Fiction
In the Wine Press  Joshua Hren

The Goat Cart  John Quintero

Poetry
Poem with a line from the Desert Fathers  Sabrina Vourvoulias

The Fourth Man  Marjorie Maddox

A Triolet for the Tridentine Mass  Christopher Nield

Epigram  Micah Mattix

Cloud  Tom Noe

Petit Souci and Poinsettias  Joseph O’Brien

Theogony and Breakfast  Joseph O’Brien

Our Lady of the Apples  Ketha Spicer

Oneselves  Bryce A. Taylor

Husk  Bryce A. Taylor

Faces at a Reunion  R.S. Mitchell

Keeping Promises  John Goslee

Assisi  Stephen Milne

Pistol Meadow  Stephen Milne

The Greenwich Observatory  Stephen Milne

After  Stephen Milne

Essays
Style and Substance: A Reconsideration of J.F. Powers Zach Czaia

“I’ve, like, got to get there, like, now”: A Rant on Language, Unintelligibility, and Irreverence  Eleanor Bourg Donlon

Art and Photography
Fishing Lodge  Rick Westcott

Sooes Beach  Rick Westcott

Cape Flattery I  Rick Westcott

Cape Flattery II  Rick Westcott

Lake Crescent  Rick Westcott

Greenlake  Rick Westcott

Fishing Lodge II  Rick Westcott

Bainbridge I  Rick Westcott

Bainbridge II  Rick Westcott

Reviews
The Eternal Smile: Three Stories Matthew Lickona

House of Words  Joseph O’Brien

SS. Peter and Paul 2010

Feature

Born Again Virgin  Andrew McNabb

Fiction

Flesh  Steven Stafford

Suit  Gabriel Olearnik

Professore Takes His Cure  Caroline Paddock

February 29th  Bernadette Morgan

Poetry

Saving Languages  Taylor Graham

In An Upland Field Taylor Graham

Salisbury Plain  Taylor Graham

First Edition  Gabriel Olearnik

Threadworks  Gabriel Olearnik

A Note to Rebecca  Diana Hallare

The Odor of Sanctity  Chene Heady

A Story in Ashes  Joshua Hren

SoCal: A Sorting of the Ways  Ricardo J. Quinones

Into a Pied Night Sky  J. Cooper

Stained Glass  Sarah DeCorla-Souza

Operation Pedro Pan  Monica Magnan

David and Bathsheba  Monica Magnan

Peter After Tabor  Mark Amorose

Whenever She Dresses All Blues I Become Two  L. M. Sloca

Flight of Fancy  L. M. Sloca

Yesterday, Today & Just Maybe  L. M. Sloca

Essays

From the Profound to the Popular: Two Essays on Evil in English Literature  Eleanor Bourg Donlon

  1. Cinemanemia or Revenge of the Bloodsucked
  2. Enter a Devil: The Satanic Sublime in the English Literary Canon
Art and Photography

Fields over Belgrade Montana  Whitney Wolf

Ed on Single Scull, Lake Lanier  Whitney Wolf

Change  Whitney Wolf

Cades Cove, Tennessee  Whitney Wolf

The Return  Whitney Wolf

Lent/Easter 2010

Feature

The Age of Faith and Reason  Michael F. Flynn

Fiction

Good Company  Debra Brenegan

Lavábo  Dena Hunt

The Sisters of the Sacred Heart  Michael F. Flynn

Drawing Fishes  Geoffrey Smagacz

Poetry

Cry  Drew Darr

Κοινη  Joseph O’Brien

The Agony in the Garden  Ketha Spicer

Memento Mori  K.B. Kincer

Seeds  K.B. Kincer

Stations  K.B. Kincer

Veil  Gerald Schwartz

La Grotte  Matthew Hamilton

Death of a Saint  Benjamin Lusk

Darkness Visible  Andrew Thornton-Norris

Presences  Andrew Thornton-Norris

Transcription  Rosamund Hodge

Art and Prose

Reflections on Beauty  Ron Johnson

Art and Photography

St. Brendan the Navigator Celebrating Mass on the Back of the Whale Iasconius  Daniel Mitsui

St. Columba of Iona  Daniel Mitsui

Crucifixion  Daniel Mitsui

Iris  Ron Johnson

Coral  Ron Johnson

Sanctuary  Ron Johnson

Poppy Seeds  Ron Johnson

Interviews

“This Morally Inverted Universe:” An Interview with Max McLean  Janice Walker

Reviews

The Screwtape Letters  Janice Walker

Say You’re One of Them  Katy Carl

The Abbess of Andalusia  Katy Carl

Advent 2009

Feature

A Fix for Catholic Music  Jeffrey Tucker

Essays

How does Catholicism Aid the Artist?  Eileen Cunis

Fiction

Assisted Living  John J. Desjarlais

Bienville  Dena Hunt

Exú  Arthur Powers

Poetry

A Soul in Four Seasons  R.S. Mitchell

The Job Poems  Sarah Gajkowski-Hill

Grace  Beth Gylys

What the Evil Dream  Beth Gylys

Moonlit Trance  Beth Gylys

Her Faith  Beth Gylys

Flight into Egypt  Jeffrey Dennis Pearce

A Birth  Amanda Glass

House of Gold  Robert Meade

Hidden Life  Paul Stilwell

Caduceus  Mark Amorose

Incredulity  Mark Amorose

Purple Wren  John Gosslee

Scattered Seeds  John Gosslee

Art and Photography

Bombus Bombus  Ryan Hannigan

Modernism’s Forgotten Hero  Ryan Hannigan

Red Room  Ryan Hannigan

Self Portrait  Ryan Hannigan

Hovis (Bread of Life)  Ryan Hannigan

Tree  Ryan Hannigan

Valentin’s Martyrdom  Ryan Hannigan

Reviews

Bleeder  Eleanor Bourg Donlon

Mary, Queen of Angels 2009

Feature
On the People’s Business  John C. Wright
Essays

Who is the Artist? Part 2 of “On the Vocation of the Christian Artist”  Eileen Cunis

Some Remarks on Autism and Catholicism  Michael L. Ortiz

Fiction

The Birthday Suit  Tony France

Viaticum  Fiorella de Maria

Dirty Little Coward  Gerald C. Matics

Poetry

Outside a Clinic  Mark Amorose

The Theology of Waiting  Genevieve Cunningham

Reaching to the Choir  R.S. Mitchell

Betrayed by a Kiss  John Savoie

Pulling Free  John Savoie

Hamlet, Reviewed  Gabriel Olearnik

Horae mortis  Gabriel Olearnik

itinerant intimacies  Joshua Hren

4/8/77, St. Luke’s Church  Nick Ripatrazone

It’s a dark mimesis, death  David Craig

The right to shape  Tim Davis

Interviews

“The Soul of Sci-Fi”: An Interview with John C. Wright  Janice Walker & Eleanor Bourg Donlon

Art and Photography

Untitled No. 1  Missy Scarlett

Untitled No. 2  Missy Scarlett

Blue Cheese & Beer  Tim Jones

Before They Wake  Cameron Smith

Kristen Reading  Cameron Smith

Detail, Getting Dressed  Cameron Smith

Boy in Fountain  Cameron Smith

Online Bonus

Ten Commandments for How to be
a Writer
 John C. Wright

SS. Peter and Paul 2009

Feature

Restoring the Fresco of Progress  Wilfrid M. McClay

Essays

What is Art? Part 1 of “On the Vocation of the Christian Artist”  Eileen Cunis

Fiction

The Funeral  Dena Hunt

De virtute cannibalismi  Eleanor Bourg Donlon

The Ninth Floor  Tony France

Poetry

Excelsior Unincorporated  Joseph O’Brien

Illinois Farmers  Michael Lee Johnson

Rod Stroked Survival with a Deadly Hammer  Michael Lee Johnson

Praise Song on a Summer Night  Mary Ann Honaker

Cambridge Commons  Mary Ann Honaker

The Sight  Mary Ann Honaker

Incarnation (corrected)  Kate Bluett

to remember october  Rachel Kondro

Beads  John Savoie

Habenera  Andrew Thornton-Norris

Gethsemane  Mark Amorose

Confessions  Nick Ripatrazone

Harry Ploughman  Nick Ripatrazone

Roman April  Meredith Wise

Interviews

“Paradise with a Serpent”: An Interview with Carlos Eire  Bernardo Aparicio García and Katy Carl

Art and Prose

Wisconsin Baroque, Priests, and Paper Architecture  Matthew Alderman

Art and Photography

Cora  James Dean Erickson

Seven  James Dean Erickson

Fast Eddie  James Dean Erickson

Jimmy Wood  James Dean Erickson