Faculty Directory

Catherine M. Mooney

Associate Professor of Church History

Selected Courses

  • History of Western Christianity, 850-1650
  • Seminar, Saints & Sanctity
  • Popes & the Papacy, From Peter to the Present
  • Seminar, Women Doctors of the Church
  • Spiritual Autobiographies
  • Christian Prayer & Mysticism
  • Ignatian Spirituality

Selected Appointments & Awards

  • St. Jane De Chantal Distinguished Alumna Award (Academy of the Visitation, 2020)
  • Best Book Award for "Clare of Assisi and the Thirteenth-Century Church: Religious Women, Rules, and Resistance" (The Hagiography Society, 2018)
  • Joseph A. Doino Visiting Professor of Franciscan Studies (Franciscan Institute, 2009)

Professional Activities

President, The Hagiography Society (2019-present)

Advisory Council Member, The Bollandist Society