Things tagged Fr. Joseph Fessio


  1. A Message from Fr. Joseph Fessio, S.J.

    April 22, 2015 12:44 pm 2 Comments

    Do You Ever Read Novels? That’s a Yes or No question. Here are some thoughts on each possible answer: No? Well, you should. Or if that sounds too moralistic: reading good novels can make you a better, happier person, a “new self and nobler me” (Hopkins). Really? Why? The reasons… Read more »

    Tags: Fr. Joseph Fessio novels writing

  2. “Anti-Blog”? An interview with Fr. Joseph Fessio, S.J.

    April 1, 2014 1:25 pm 6 Comments

    A few weeks ago at lunch Fr. Joseph Fessio announced that he was planning to start an “anti-blog”. It would feature poetry. Of course, we were all intrigued, especially after Father recited some of the poems, first in German, then in translation. This “anti-blog” has now launched at and… Read more »

    Tags: Angelus Silesius Fr. Joseph Fessio Ignatius Press poetry