The Changing Face of the Priesthood

The Changing Face of the Priesthood
A Reflection on the Priest's Crisis of Soul
Donald B. Cozzens
The Liturgical Press, $14.95, 148 pp.

Donald B. Cozzens has published one of the most honest and thoughtful reflections on the state of the Roman Catholic priesthood in the United States that have appeared so far. Cozzens is president-rector and professor of pastoral theology at Saint Mary Seminary and Graduate School of Theology in Cleveland. Although brief, The Changing Face of the Priesthood distills over thirty years of the author’s experience as a priest, college...

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About the Author

Robert J. Egan, SJ, a frequent contributor to Commonweal, teaches theology and spirituality at Gonzaga University in Spokane, Washington.