Articles on Father McGivney

Articles by various authors about the life and spiritual influence of Father Michael J. McGivney.

3/2008   Who Was This Parish Priest? 
Catholic sixth-graders from Father McGivney’s hometown ask
questions about his life and legacy in an article from Columbia magazine.
12/2007   A Man of the Church 
Ten years after it was opened, Father McGivney’s cause for
canonization continues to progress and popular devotion grows.
5/2007    Heroes Then and Again 
Father McGivney’s life provides a model for reinvigorating the priesthood.
3/2006   A Priest for All People 
Through his life and founding of the Knights of Columbus, Father Michael J. McGivney gave the Church a new model of lay Catholic leadership.
2/2006   A Parish Priest: Nothing More … But Nothing Less
Father McGivney's biographer believes clergy and laity alike can be inspired by the story of Father McGivney's vocation and life.
1/2006   Father Michael J. McGivney: A Friend of the Family 
In this exclusive excerpt from the new book Parish Priest, Father Michael J. Michael is shown as a man of practical action with a sense of compassion in his personal concern for his immigrant flock.
8/2001   Apostle, Protector, Founder and Intercessor 
Father McGivney is heralded as an Apostle to the Young, Protector of Christian Family Life and Founder of the Knights of Columbus. As his cause advances, Knights of Columbus families and others seek his intercession and a closer relationship with Jesus Christ.