Catholic Profiles

ARK Watson

Watson is as science fiction author and a convert to Catholicism from the Church of Christ. In between teaching R.C.I.A. classes Watson typically reviews [...]

J. R. R. Tolkien

John Ronald Reuel Tolkien was an English writer, poet, philologist, and academic who is best known for his high fantasy masterpieces The Hobbit and [...]

Fr. Z’s Blog

“This blog is like a fusion of the Baroque ‘salon’ with its well-tuned harpsichord around which polite society gathered for entertainment and edification and, [...]

Piers Paul Read

Piers Paul Read was born on 7 March, 1941, in Beaconsfield, Buckinghamshire, the third son of the poet and art critic, Sir Herbert Read, [...]

Sister Maxine

Sister Maxine is a member of the Sisters, Servants of the Immaculate Heart of Mary (IHM) of Monroe, Michigan. She has master’s degrees in [...]

Donna Tartt

Tartt is a convert to Catholicism and contributed an essay, "The spirit and writing in a secular world", to The Novel, Spirituality and Modern [...]