Mary, A Mother Waiting
Mary, A Mother Waiting: Raising the Messiah
NJ: Paulist Press, 2011
A blank verse fictional account of the mother-son relationship, and their roles in educating each other. Read more…



Facing Fear with Faith
Facing Fear with Faith
by Arthur Jones and Dolores Leckey
TX: Thomas More Press, 2003
Poetry and prose as a means for dealing with post-9/11 anxieties, and fear in general.


New Catholics for a New Century
New Catholics for a New Century
TX: Thomas More Press, 2000
An examination of the U.S. Catholic Church from World War II to the Millenium, with some thoughts about the half-century ahead. Read more…


Hearts on Fire
Hearts on Fire
by Penny Lernoux with Arthur Jones and Robert Ellsberg
NY: Orbis Books, 1993
Lernoux’s history of the Maryknoll Sisters. Lernoux wrote five chapters before her death, and Jones and Ellsberg completed the 15-chapter book.


Capitalism and Christians
Capitalism and Christians: Tough Gospel Challenges in a Troubled World Economy
NY: Paulist Press, 1992
Capitalism – the good, the bad and the ugly – examined through a Gospel filter. Read more…



Reassessing: A Spirituality of Possessions and Relationships
MO: Sheed & Ward, 1980
A reflection using the rosary to reveal the material and relational essentials in our lives. Read more…