The Catholic University of America Press


  • The Incarnate Lord -Considers central themes in Christology from a metaphysical perspective
  • Before Virtue - "A much needed and well-argued study of the contemporary virtue ethics movement." - Alice Ramos, St. John?s University, Queens, NY and author of Dynamic Transcendentals (CUA Press)
  • The Unity of the Nations - An early work of Joseph Ratzinger published in English for the first time.
  • Knowing the Natural Law - "Breathes new life into the traditional approach to Thomistic ethics." - Michael V. Dougherty, Ohio Dominican University
  • Hagar's Vocation - "Functions as a basic guide to Fishacre and gives researchers an important introduction to understanding his relationship to later thinkers." - Eileen Sweeney, Boston College
  • Deeds of the Saxons - An indispensable account for the history of the German kingdom during the tenth century.                  
  • A Trinitarian Anthropology- "Adrienne von Speyr, Hans Urs von Balthasar, Thomas Aquinas: an unlikely trio. Michele Schumacher succeeds in highlighting the harmony of their tune." - Father Jean-Pierre Torrell


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  • Press director, Trevor Lipscombe, will be on EWTN News Nightly to discuss "A Godly Humanism." Tune in to EWTN on April 29 at 6 pm and 9 pm!
  • The forthcoming book by Cardinal George, "A Godly Humanism" was featured on Crux, the Catholic affiliate of the Boston Globe. Read the article here.
  • "Chicago Tonight", a PBS enterprise, ran a feature on our soon-to-be-released book by Cardinal George, "A Godly Humanism." Read the feature here.
  • We have just published our first subject specific catalog, covering our offerings in History and Medieval Studies. Click here to view. 
  • We recently celebrated CUA Press's 74th birthday and University Press Week with "Bless the Press." See The Cardinal Newman Society's coverage of the event here.
  • The Catholic University of America Press is proud to announce that we have begun to offer a select number of our titles on the Barnes and Noble NOOK! The current available titles are: 

Biomedicine and Beatitude

Church, State, and Society

Introduction to Moral Theology

The Life and Pontificate of Pope Pius XII

Some Seed Fell on Good Ground

Western Creed, Western Identity

The Logic of Religion

The Trinity

Sex and Virtue

Apostolic Religious Life in America Today

The Bible on the Question of Homosexuality

Abortion and Unborn Human Life, Second Edition

The Turn to Transcendence

On the Road to Emmaus

God and Caesar

The Mind That Is Catholic

The Third Spring

Communicating Faith