"Bless me Father, for I have Rynned": The Vatican II Journalism of Francis X. Murphy, C.Ss.R.

  title={"Bless me Father, for I have Rynned": The Vatican II Journalism of Francis X. Murphy, C.Ss.R.},
  author={P. Hayes},
  journal={U.S. Catholic Historian},
  pages={55 - 75}
  • P. Hayes
  • Published 2012
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  • U.S. Catholic Historian
W hether in the pages of Perpetual Help magazine, operation of the Mission Church Press, or podcasting through Redemptorists.net, in the twentieth century Redemptorists often made their mark in the field of journalism. Rising above all others in this regard is Father Francis X. Murphy, C.Ss.R., alias Xavier Rynne, whose journalistic talents and daring rank him on par with many leading religion writers of his era, including La Monde’s Henri Fesquet, Time’s Robert Blair Kaiser, or Il Messagero’s… Expand
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