The Catholic University of America Press, also known as CUA Press, is the academic publishing house of the Catholic University of America. Founded on November 14, 1939, and incorporated on July 16, 1941, the Press is a founding 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 currently publishes 40 new titles annually, with particular emphasis on disseminating scholarship in the areas of theology, philosophy, church history, and medieval studies. Its distinguished publications are authored by scholars around the world and are peer-reviewed. The Press is widely recognized for the publication of the Fathers of the Church series, in which the rich heritage of East and West come alive through English translations of the Greek and Latin writings of the church fathers. With more than 120 volumes in print, including translations of Saint Augustine’s Confessions and City of God, the series offers brilliant scholarship of historical, literary, and theological significance. The Press also offers numerous studies on the philosophy and theology of Saint Thomas Aquinas, as well as several translations of his writings.

The Catholic University of America Press is pleased to distribute the books of these publishers:

Recent Titles from The Catholic University of America Press

The Virtues

John Garvey
Jul 2022 - The Catholic University of America Press
$24.95 USD - Hardback

Christopher Dawson

Joseph T. Stuart
Jun 2022 - The Catholic University of America Press
$29.95 USD - Paperback / softback

A Symphony of Distances

Christopher M. Hadley
Jun 2022 - The Catholic University of America Press
$75.00 USD - Hardback

From the Dust of the Earth

Matthew J. Ramage
Jun 2022 - The Catholic University of America Press
$34.95 USD - Paperback / softback

Heresy in the Heartland

Mary J. Brown
Jun 2022 - The Catholic University of America Press
$34.95 USD - Paperback / softback

Augustine's Confessions and Contemporary Concerns

edited by David Vincent Meconi
Jun 2022 - The Catholic University of America Press
$34.95 USD - Paperback / softback

Shakespeare and the Idea of Western Civilization

R. V. Young
Jun 2022 - The Catholic University of America Press
$34.95 USD - Paperback / softback

Recovering Origins

Margaret Harper McCarthy, foreword by Carl A. Anderson
Jun 2022 - The Catholic University of America Press
$29.95 USD - Paperback / softback

Christian Humanism in Shakespeare

Lee Oser
Jun 2022 - The Catholic University of America Press
$34.95 USD - Paperback / softback

The True Christian Life

Ambroise Gardeil, translated by Matthew K. Minerd
Jun 2022 - The Catholic University of America Press
$34.95 USD - Paperback / softback

It is the Spirit Who Gives Life

edited by Radu Bordeianu
May 2022 - The Catholic University of America Press
$39.95 USD - Paperback / softback

Manual de Doctrina Social de la Iglesia

edited by Martin Schlag, foreword by Peter K.A. Turkson
May 2022 - The Catholic University of America Press
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Forthcoming Titles from The Catholic University of America Press

Cross and Creation

Mark E. Therrien
Jul 2022 - The Catholic University of America Press
$34.95 USD - Paperback / softback

The Dialogue between Tradition and History

Benedict Ashley, edited by Matthew McWhorter
Jul 2022 - The Catholic University of America Press
$19.99 USD - Paperback / softback

From the Alien to the Alone

Gary M. Gurtler
Jul 2022 - The Catholic University of America Press
$75.00 USD - Hardback

New Narratives for Old

edited by Anthony Briggman, Ellen Scully
Jul 2022 - The Catholic University of America Press
$75.00 USD - Hardback

The Irreducibility of the Human Person

Mark K. Spencer
Jul 2022 - The Catholic University of America Press
$34.95 USD - Paperback / softback

The Predestination of Humans and Angels

Cornelius Jansen, translated by Guido Stucco
Aug 2022 - The Catholic University of America Press
$65.00 USD - Hardback

Genesis in Late Antique Poetry

edited by Jeffrey T. Wickes, Andrew Faulkner, Cillian O'Hogan
Aug 2022 - The Catholic University of America Press
$75.00 USD - Hardback

The Priesthood, Mystery of Faith

Nilson Leal de Sá
Aug 2022 - The Catholic University of America Press
$34.95 USD - Paperback / softback

Language and Human Understanding

David Braine
Aug 2022 - The Catholic University of America Press
$59.95 USD - Hardback
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The KGB and the Vatican

translated by Sean Brennan
Aug 2022 - The Catholic University of America Press
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Bound for Beatitude

Reinhard Hütter
Aug 2022 - The Catholic University of America Press
$65.00 USD - Hardback
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Blood in the Fields

Matthew Philipp Whelan
Aug 2022 - The Catholic University of America Press
$65.00 USD - Hardback
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Series from The Catholic University of America Press

Catholic Moral Thought

Biomedicine and Beatitude, second edition

Nicanor Pier Giorgio Austriaco
Jul 2021 - The Catholic University of America Press
$34.95 USD - Paperback / softback

Biomedicine and Beatitude

Nicanor Pier Giorgio Austriaco, OP, Nicanor Pier Giorgio Austriaco, O.P.
Feb 2021 - The Catholic University of America Press
$24.95 USD - Paperback / softback

Introduction to Moral Theology, revised edition

Romanus Cessario, OP
Aug 2013 - The Catholic University of America Press
$24.95 USD - Paperback / softback

CUA Studies in Canon Law

Extern Sisters in Monasteries of Nuns

Dismas W. Bonner
Jan 2015 - The Catholic University of America Press
$50.00 USD - Hardback

Loss of Privileges

Jeremiah Francis Keliher
Jan 2015 - The Catholic University of America Press
$50.00 USD - Hardback

Matrimonial Indissolubility

Dennis J. Burns
Jan 2015 - The Catholic University of America Press
$50.00 USD - Hardback

Early Modern Catholic Sources

Metaphysical Disputation I

translated by Shane Duarte, Francisco Suarez
Sep 2021 - The Catholic University of America Press
$69.95 USD - Hardback

The Catholic Enlightenment

edited by Ulrich L. Lehner, Shaun Blanchard
Sep 2021 - The Catholic University of America Press
$34.95 USD - Paperback / softback

On the Motive of the Incarnation

The Salmanticenses (Discalced Carmelites of Salamanca)
Aug 2019 - The Catholic University of America Press
$65.00 USD - Hardback

Fathers of the Church Medieval Continuations

Against the Inveterate Obduracy of the Jews

translated by Irven M. Resnick
Oct 2021 - The Catholic University of America Press
$45.00 USD - Paperback / softback

The Book of Divine Works

translated by Nathaniel M. Campbell, Nathaniel M Campbell
Jul 2021 - The Catholic University of America Press
$45.00 USD - Paperback / softback

On Resurrection

Irven M. Resnick
Aug 2020 - The Catholic University of America Press
$45.00 USD - Hardback

Fathers of the Church Patristic Series

Commentary on the Psalms, 1-72

translated by ROBERT HILL
Mar 2022 - The Catholic University of America Press
$45.00 USD - Paperback / softback

Commentary on the Psalms, 73-150

translated by ROBERT HILL
Mar 2022 - The Catholic University of America Press
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Fulgentius and the Scythian Monks

translated by Rob Roy McGregor, Donald Fairbairn
Mar 2022 - The Catholic University of America Press
$45.00 USD - Paperback / softback

History of Medieval Canon Law

The History of Courts and Procedure in Medieval Canon Law

edited by Wilfried Hartmann, Kenneth Pennington
Nov 2016 - The Catholic University of America Press
$75.00 USD - Hardback

Canonical Collections of the Early Middle Ages (ca. 400-1400)

Lotte Kery
Jun 2014 - The Catholic University of America Press
$45.00 USD - Paperback / softback

The History of Byzantine and Eastern Canon Law to 1500

Wilfried Hartman, Wilfried Hartmann, Kenneth Pennington, Kenneth Pennington
Feb 2012 - The Catholic University of America Press
$75.00 USD - Hardback

Islam and Catholic Theology

Faithful Interpretations

edited by Philip Geister, Gösta Hallonsten
Feb 2021 - The Catholic University of America Press
$75.00 USD - Hardback

Amen

Patrick Ryan
Oct 2018 - The Catholic University of America Press
$34.95 USD - Paperback / softback

Sacra Doctrina

Bread from Heaven

Bernhard Blankenhorn
Aug 2021 - The Catholic University of America Press
$29.95 USD - Paperback / softback

Ecclesiology

Guy Mansini
Jan 2021 - The Catholic University of America Press
$29.95 USD - Paperback / softback

The One Creator God in Thomas Aquinas and Contemporary Theology

Michael J. Dodds
Aug 2020 - The Catholic University of America Press
$29.95 USD - Paperback / softback

Sayings of the Fathers of the Church

The Holy Mass

edited by Mike Aquilina, foreword by Thomas G. Weinandy
Jan 2021 - The Catholic University of America Press
$19.95 USD - Paperback / softback

Death, Judgment, Heaven, and Hell

edited by Edward Condon, foreword by Chad C. Pecknold
Mar 2019 - The Catholic University of America Press
$19.95 USD - Paperback / softback

The Seven Deadly Sins

edited by Kevin M. Clarke, foreword by Mike Aquilina
May 2018 - The Catholic University of America Press
$19.95 USD - Paperback / softback

Studies In Early Christianity

The Christian Moses

Philip Rousseau
Aug 2019 - The Catholic University of America Press
$75.00 USD - Hardback

The Achievement of Hans Urs von Balthasar

Matthew Levering
May 2019 - The Catholic University of America Press
$29.95 USD - Paperback / softback

Deification in the Latin Patristic Tradition

edited by Jared Ortiz
Feb 2019 - The Catholic University of America Press
$75.00 USD - Hardback

Studies in Medieval and Early Modern Canon Law

Prefaces to Canon Law Books in Latin Christianity, second edition

Robert Somerville
Oct 2020 - The Catholic University of America Press
$39.95 USD - Paperback / softback

Bonds of Wool

Steven A. Schoenig
Oct 2020 - The Catholic University of America Press
$34.95 USD - Paperback / softback

Master of Penance

Atria Larson
Oct 2020 - The Catholic University of America Press
$65.00 USD - Hardback
$34.95 USD - Paperback / softback

Studies in Philosophy and the History of Philosophy

Metaphysical Themes in Thomas Aquinas III

John F. Wippel
May 2021 - The Catholic University of America Press
$65.00 USD - Hardback

The Art of Conjecture

Clyde Lee Miller
Mar 2021 - The Catholic University of America Press
$75.00 USD - Hardback

Beauty and the Good

edited by Alice M. Ramos
Nov 2020 - The Catholic University of America Press
$75.00 USD - Hardback

Thomistic Ressourcement Series

The Trinity

Thomas Joseph White
Apr 2022 - The Catholic University of America Press
$34.95 USD - Paperback / softback

Catholic Dogmatic Theology: A Synthesis

Jean-Herve Nicolas, translated by Matthew K. Minerd, foreword by Joseph Ratzinger
Nov 2021 - The Catholic University of America Press
$34.95 USD - Paperback / softback
$34.95 USD - Paperback / softback

A Thomistic Christocentrism

Dylan Schrader
Sep 2021 - The Catholic University of America Press
$65.00 USD - Hardback

Worlds of Christopher Dawson

The Gods of Revolution

Dawson Christopher
Feb 2015 - The Catholic University of America Press
$24.95 USD - Paperback / softback

Religion and Culture

Christopher Dawson Dawson, introduction by Gerald J. Russello
Aug 2013 - The Catholic University of America Press
$24.95 USD - Paperback / softback

The Movement of World Revolution

Christopher Dawson, introduction by Bradley J. Birzer
Mar 2013 - The Catholic University of America Press
$24.95 USD - Paperback / softback