Catholic University of America Press

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Catholic University of America Press
Founded November 14, 1939
Founder Roy De Ferrari and Rev. James Magner
Country of origin United States
Headquarters location Washington, D.C.
Distribution Hopkins Fulfillment Services (US)[1]
Brunswick Books (Canada)
Eurospan Group (Europe)[2]
Publication types Books, academic journals
Nonfiction topics Theology, philosophy, history, canon law
Imprints Catholic Education Press
Official website

The Catholic University of America Press, also known as CUA Press, is the publishing division of The Catholic University of America. Founded on November 14, 1939, and incorporated on July 16, 1941,[3] the CUA Press is a long-time member of the Association of American University Presses (AAUP). Its editorial offices are located on the campus of the Catholic University of America in Washington, D.C.. The Press has over 1,000 titles in print and currently publishes 40 new titles annually, with particular emphasis on theology, philosophy, ecclesiastical history, medieval studies, and canon law.

Notable titles

A Primer of Ecclesiastical Latin by John Collins

Eschatology: Death and Eternal Life by Joseph Cardinal Ratzinger (Pope Benedict XVI)

The Intellectual Life by A.G. Sertillanges;

Ethica Thomistica by Ralph McInerny;

The Sources of Christian Ethics by Servais-Theodore Pinckaers;

The Treatise on Laws by Gratian;

The Mind That is Catholic by James V. Schall SJ;

The God of Faith and Reason by Robert Sokolowski;

Saint Thomas Aquinas by Jean Pierre Torrell;

God and Caesar by George Cardinal Pell

Some Seed Fell on Good Ground by Cardinal Timothy Michael Dolan

A Godly Humanism, by Cardinal Francis George

Ossa Latinitatis by Reginald Foster, formerly of the Latin Letters Office, and Daniel McCarthy.

The Church in Iraq by Cardinal Fernando Filoni.


The Press publishes or distributes:

The Catholic Historical Review, the official publication of the American Catholic Historical Association;

U.S. Catholic Historian

The Jurist: Studies in Church Law and Ministry

Quaestiones Disputatae

Nova et Vetera,

The Thomist: A Speculative Quarterly Review

Bulletin of Medieval Canon Law

Antiphon: A Journal for Liturgical Renewal (which is the official publication of the Society for Catholic Liturgy),

Newman Studies

All of these journals form part of the electronic database Project Muse.


  1. ^ Contact Us
  2. ^ "Eurospan - University Presses". Retrieved 2017-12-27. 
  3. ^ Roy J. Deferrari Memoirs of the Catholic University of America 1918-1960 (Boston: Daughters of St. Paul, 1962) p. 200

External links

  • Catholic University of America Press
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