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Two Books: Devoted to Death and America's Church

By Dr. Jeff Mirus (bio - articles - email) | Jan 06, 2012

R. Andrew Chesnut's Devoted to Death: Santa Muerte, The Skeleton Saint and Thomas Tweed's America's Church: The National Shrine and Catholic Presence in the Nation’s Capital, both recently out from Oxford University Press, are reviewed together in our In Depth Analysis item, entitled Saint Death, Churches, and Catholic Scholarship.

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