Rev. Martin R. Tripole, SJ

About Rev. Martin R. Tripole, SJ

Martin R. Tripole, SJ, is professor emeritus of theology, Saint Joseph’s University, Philadelphia, PA. He has written a study on Jesuit spirituality: Faith Beyond Justice: Widening the Perspective (1999), and edited two volumes on Jesuit education: Jesuit Education 21: Proceedings on the Future of Jesuit Higher Education (2000) and Promise Renewed: Jesuit Higher Education for a New Millennium (1999). He has published numerous essays on theology, spirituality, and education in various Catholic publications. His last major work is Church in Crisis: The Enlightenment and Its Impact upon Today’s Church (2012).

Alternate Views on the Root Causes of the Bishops’ Clergy Sex-Abuse Cover-Up

The Church is now in the throes of the second wave of the clergy sex-abuse crisis, which began June 20, 2018, with the exposé of former cardinal archbishop of Washington Theodore E. McCarrick’s abuse of minors and seminarians. Since then, at … [Read more...]