The Homilies, Speeches and Publications of Fr. Jeffrey P. von Arx, S.J.

pres_jva_speech10What is Fr. von Arx's definition of "success"? How does he feel about Catholics and politics? Explore the links below to get into the head of this widely published president.




  • A Post-Traumatic Church, America, June 22-29, 2015 Issue
  • From Jefferson to Rorty, America, October 27, 2014 Issue
  • Financial Aid: Need Based or Merit Based?: Towards a Just Policy, Conversations, Vol. 44, Article 8, September 2013
  • Professional Education, Conversations, Vol. 35, Article 4, April 2009
  • "Catholics and Politics," in V. Alan McClelland and Michael Hodgetts, eds., From Without the Flaminian Gate, Darnton, Longman and Todd, London, 1999.
  • "Varieties of Ultramontanism" (editor and contributor), Catholic University Press, Washington, DC, 1997.
  • "Archbishop Manning and the Kulturkampf," in Recusant Studies, Vol. 21, No. 2, October 1992, pp. 254-266.
  • "The Victorian Crisis of Faith as Crisis of Vocation," in R. Helmstadter and B. Lightman, eds., Victorian Faith in Crisis, Macmillan, London, 1990, pp. 262-282.
  • "Manning's Ultramontarism and the Catholic Church in Britain Politics," in Recusant History, Vol. 19, No. 3, May 1989, pp. 332-347.
  • Progress and Pessimism: Religion, Politics and History in Late Nineteenth Century Britain, Harvard University Press, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1985.
  • "Victorian Ethics of Belief: A Reconsideration," with Frank M. Turner in W. Warren Wagar, ed., The Secular Mind: Transformation of Faith in Modern Europe, Holmes and Meier, New York, 1982, pp. 83-101.