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

An Anthology of Old Spanish

Tatiana Fotitch
Jul 2018 - The Catholic University of America Press
$34.95 USD - Paperback / softback

I Am No Battlefield but a Forest of Trees Growing

Elvis Alves
Jul 2018 - The Catholic University of America Press
$14.95 USD - Paperback / softback

Understanding the Diaconate

W. Shawn McKnight
Jun 2018 - The Catholic University of America Press
$29.95 USD - Paperback / softback

Human Embryos, Human Beings

Samuel B. Condic
May 2018 - The Catholic University of America Press
$29.95 USD - Paperback / softback

A Gift of Presence

Jan-Heiner Tück
May 2018 - The Catholic University of America Press
$75.00 USD - Hardback

Sin

Steven J. Jensen
May 2018 - The Catholic University of America Press
$34.95 USD - Paperback / softback

Leo Strauss and His Catholic Readers

Geoffrey M. Vaughan
May 2018 - The Catholic University of America Press
$75.00 USD - Hardback

The One Christ

David Vincent Meconi
Apr 2018 - The Catholic University of America Press
$34.95 USD - Paperback / softback

Thomas Aquinas and His Predecessors

Leo J. Elders
Apr 2018 - The Catholic University of America Press
$75.00 USD - Hardback

Investigating Vatican II, 0

Wicks
Mar 2018 - The Catholic University of America Press
$29.95 USD - Electronic book text

Ingrained Habits

Mary Ellen O'Donnell
Mar 2018 - The Catholic University of America Press
$75.00 USD - Hardback

A Service Beyond All Recompense, 0

Martens
Mar 2018 - The Catholic University of America Press
$75.00 USD - Electronic book text

Forthcoming Titles from The Catholic University of America Press

Exploring Biblical Kinship

Joan Cecelia Campbell
Jul 2018 - The Catholic University of America Press
$39.95 USD - Paperback / softback

A Philosophical Primer on the Summa Theologica

Richard J. Regan
Aug 2018 - The Catholic University of America Press
$65.00 USD - Hardback

A Service Beyond All Recompense

Kurt Martens
Aug 2018 - The Catholic University of America Press
$75.00 USD - Hardback

Fullness of Divine Worship

Uwe Michael Lang
Aug 2018 - The Catholic University of America Press
$34.95 USD - Paperback / softback

Enlightening the Mystery of Man

Antonio Lopez
Aug 2018 - The Catholic University of America Press
$35.00 USD - Paperback / softback

On the Virtues

John Capreolus
Aug 2018 - The Catholic University of America Press
$79.95 USD - Hardback
$34.95 USD - Paperback / softback

Who Is My Neighbor?

Thomas D. Williams
Aug 2018 - The Catholic University of America Press
$79.95 USD - Hardback
$34.95 USD - Paperback / softback

A Theology of the Christian Bible

Denis Farkasfalvy
Aug 2018 - The Catholic University of America Press
$34.95 USD - Paperback / softback
$34.95 USD - Electronic book text

The Aristotelian Tradition of Natural Kinds and Its Demise

Stewart Umphrey
Aug 2018 - The Catholic University of America Press
$75.00 USD - Hardback

The Standard Bearer of the Roman Church

J. G. Drenas
Sep 2018 - The Catholic University of America Press
$75.00 USD - Hardback

Writing and Freedom

William Myers
Sep 2018 - The Catholic University of America Press
$60.00 USD - Hardback

The Aristotelian Tradition of Natural Kinds and Its Demise, 0

Umphrey
Sep 2018 - The Catholic University of America Press
$75.00 USD - Electronic book text

Series from The Catholic University of America Press

American Maritain Association Publications

A Piercing Light

edited by Jacobs James
Mar 2015 - American Maritain Association
$39.95 USD - Paperback / softback

Redeeming Philosophy

John Conley, SJ
Aug 2014 - American Maritain Association
$39.95 USD - Paperback / softback

Human Nature, Contemplation, and the Political Order

edited by Peter Paul Koritansky
Mar 2014 - American Maritain Association
$39.95 USD - Paperback / softback

Catalog Series

Catalogus Translationum et Commentariorum, Volume 9

edited by Virginia Brown, James Hankins, Robert A. Kaster
Feb 2011 - The Catholic University of America Press
$75.00 USD - Hardback

Catholic Moral Thought

Introduction to Moral Theology, revised edition

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

Biomedicine and Beatitude

Nicanor Pier Giorgio Austriaco, OP, Nicanor Pier Giorgio Austriaco, O.P.
Nov 2011 - The Catholic University of America Press
$24.95 USD - Paperback / softback

Church, State, and Society

J. Brian Benestad
Feb 2011 - The Catholic University of America Press
$34.95 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

Fathers of the Church Medieval Continuations

Questions on Aristotle's Categories, 0

Scotus
May 2018 - The Catholic University of America Press
$39.95 USD - Paperback / softback

On the Body of the Lord

Sr. Albert Marie Surmanski, OP
Jul 2017 - The Catholic University of America Press
$39.95 USD - Hardback

Writings Against the Saracens

Peter the Venerable
May 2016 - The Catholic University of America Press
$39.95 USD - Hardback

Fathers of the Church Patristic Series

Commentary on Genesis, 0

Didymus
May 2018 - The Catholic University of America Press
$39.95 USD - Paperback / softback

On Difficulties in Sacred Scripture

St. Maximos the Confessor
May 2018 - The Catholic University of America Press
$39.95 USD - Hardback

Against Marcellus and On Ecclesiastical Theology

Kelley McCarthy Spoerl
Dec 2017 - The Catholic University of America Press
$39.95 USD - Hardback

History of Medieval Canon Law

The History of Courts and Procedure in Medieval Canon Law

Wilfried Hartmann
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

Library of Early Christianity

The Other Judaisms of Late Antiquity, second edition

Alan F. Segal
Jul 2017 - Baylor University Press
$39.95 USD - Paperback / softback

The Correspondence of Julius I

edited by Thompson Glen
Jan 2015 - The Catholic University of America Press
$39.95 USD - Hardback

Questions on the Octateuch, Volume 1

Theodoret ff Cyrus, translated by Robert C. Hill
Dec 2007 - Unknown Sponsor
$29.95 USD - Paperback / softback

Medieval Texts in Translation

Deeds of the Saxons

translated by Bachrach Bernard, Bachrach David
Nov 2014 - The Catholic University of America Press
$29.95 USD - Paperback / softback

Handbook for Curates

Guido of Monte Rochen, Guido of Monte Rochen
Sep 2011 - The Catholic University of America Press
$34.95 USD - Paperback / softback

Anchoress and Abbess in Ninth-Century Saxony

Frederick S. Paxton
Feb 2009 - The Catholic University of America Press
$29.95 USD - Paperback / softback

Patristic Monograph Series

The Philosophical Life

Arthur P. Urbano
Sep 2013 - The Catholic University of America Press
$69.95 USD - Hardback

Anti-Judaism and Christian Orthodoxy

Christine Shepardson
Oct 2008 - North Amer Patristic
$55.00 USD - Hardback

Tertullian's Aduersus Iudaeos

Geoffrey D. Dunn
May 2008 - Unknown Sponsor
$59.95 USD - Hardback

Sacra Doctrina

Fundamental Theology

Guy Mansini, OSB
Dec 2017 - The Catholic University of America Press
$24.95 USD - Paperback / softback

An Introduction to Vatican II as an Ongoing Theological Event

Matthew Levering
Jun 2017 - The Catholic University of America Press
$24.95 USD - Paperback / softback

Sayings of the Fathers of the Church

The Seven Deadly Sins

Kevin M. Clarke
May 2018 - The Catholic University of America Press
$19.95 USD - Paperback / softback

St Thomas Aquinas in Translation

On Love and Charity

Thomas Aquinas, translated by Peter A. Kwasniewski, Thomas Bolin, O.S.B., Joseph Bolin, illustrated by Peter A. Kwasniewski
Aug 2008 - The Catholic University of America Press
$39.95 USD - Paperback / softback

Saint Thomas Aquinas

Jean-Pierre Torrell
Apr 2005 - The Catholic University of America Press
$29.95 USD - Paperback / softback
$34.95 USD - Paperback / softback

St Thomas Aquinas Scriptures

Commentary on the Gospel of John, Books 1-5

Thomas Aquinas, translated by Fabian R. Larcher, James A. Weisheipl, introduction by Daniel A. Keating, Matthew Levering
Aug 2010 - The Catholic University of America Press
$29.95 USD - Paperback / softback

Commentary on the Gospel of John, Books 13-21

Thomas Aquinas, translated by Fabian Larcher, James A. Weisheipl, introduction by Daniel Keating, Matthew Levering
Aug 2010 - The Catholic University of America Press
$29.95 USD - Paperback / softback

Commentary on the Gospel of John, Books 6-12

Thomas Aquinas, translated by Fabian Larcher, O.P., James A. Weisheipl, introduction by Daniel Keating, Matthew Levering
Aug 2010 - The Catholic University of America Press
$29.95 USD - Paperback / softback

Studies In Early Christianity

The Bible and Early Trinitarian Theology

Christopher A Beeley
Dec 2017 - The Catholic University of America Press
$75.00 USD - Hardback

Group Identity & Religious Individuality in Late Antiquity

edited by Jorg Rupke, Jorg Rupke
Jun 2015 - The Catholic University of America Press
$65.00 USD - Hardback

Breaking the Mind

edited by Kristian S. Heal, Robet A. Kitchen
Dec 2013 - The Catholic University of America Press
$65.00 USD - Hardback

Studies in Medieval and Early Modern Canon Law

The Uses of the Dead

Caroline R. Sherman
Jun 2018 - The Catholic University of America Press
$75.00 USD - Hardback

A Sacred Kingdom

Michael Edward Moore
Jan 2017 - The Catholic University of America Press
$69.95 USD - Hardback
$34.95 USD - Paperback / softback

Bonds of Wool

Steven A. Schoenig, SJ
Oct 2016 - The Catholic University of America Press
$75.00 USD - Hardback

Studies in Philosophy and the History of Philosophy

Ancients and Moderns

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

Being and Predication

Ralph M. McInerny
Mar 2018 - The Catholic University of America Press
$34.95 USD - Paperback / softback

Philosophy and Art

Daniel O. Dahlstrom
Mar 2018 - The Catholic University of America Press
$34.95 USD - Paperback / softback

Thomistic Ressourcement Series

Aquinas and the Theology of the Body, 0

Thomas Petri
May 2018 - The Catholic University of America Press
$34.95 USD - Paperback / softback

The Cleansing of the Heart

Reginald Lynch, OP
Jul 2017 - The Catholic University of America Press
$65.00 USD - Hardback

Introduction to the Mystery of the Church

Benoit-Dominique de la Soujeolo, OP
Jan 2017 - The Catholic University of America Press
$34.95 USD - Paperback / softback

Worlds of Christopher Dawson

The Gods of Revolution

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

Religion and Culture

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

The Movement of World Revolution

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