Call for Proposals: 2020 Annual Meeting in New York

The ACHA invites submissions on any topic relevant to the study of Catholicism for its 100th Annual Meeting. Submission deadlines: March 15 (ACHA-only proposals); February 15 (joint proposals).

J. Philip Gleason, Fr. Wilson Miscamble, and Fordham University receive 2019 honors from the ACHA.

Monsignor Robert Trisco Receives ACHA Centennial Award

For almost half of the century of its existence, the ACHA was remarkably well served by its Secretary and Treasurer, Msgr. Robert F. Trisco.

Of Interest: The Catholic News Archive

The Catholic Research Resources Alliance has made available, free of charge, a fully searchable, open repository of historical Catholic news publications at

ACHA Newsletter: Winter 2019

This inaugural newsletter from Incoming ACHA president Kathleen Holscher’s looks ahead at what’s to come for the Association in 2019.

Michelle Armstrong-Partida, Paul F. Grendler, Troy J. Tice, Tatyana V. Bakhmetyeva, and Elisabeth Davis are this year’s award-winners.

Four grants of $2,500 each are available to ACHA graduate student members with ABD status. Read on for information about the award and instructions for applying.

Members have full online access to the current issue and past CHR issues. Guests can preview articles from this issue.
Summer 2018
  • Saint Geneviève and the Anointing of the Sick
    • Thomas M. Izbicki
  • Lateran IV's Decree on Confession, Gratian's De Penitentia, Confession to One's Sacerdos Proprius: A Re-Evaluation of Omnis Utriusque in Its Canonistic Context
    • Atria A. Larson
  • A Professionalizing Priesthood: The Cathedral Chapter of San Juan, Puerto Rico, 1650–1700
    • David M. Stark
  • Education in the Name of the Lord: The Rise and Decline of the Catholic Labor Schools
    • William S. Cossen
  • The Holy See's Eastern Policy—The Yugoslav Example
    • Miroslav Akmadža, Ana Levak Sobolović
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