Hoquessing Creek Trading Company

Books Authored

The Roman Rite in the Algonquian and Iroquoian Missions (2008, Evolution Publishing)

The Menagerie of Marsepink (Arx Publishing, 2005)

Women in New France (with Katherine Lawn, 2005, Evolution Publishing)

Iroquois Wars I and II (with Anthony Schiavo, 2003, Evolution Publishing)

American Languages in New France (2002, Evolution Publishing)

A Dictionary of Pennsylvanianisms (1997, Evolution Publishing)

A Grammar of the Philadelphia Dialect (1995, Evolution Publishing)

The Philadelphia Dialect Dictionary (1996, Evolution Publishing)

The Laviniad (Evolution Publishing, 1994)



Books Edited/Compiled

The Little Office of Baltimore (2021, TAN Books)

The American Martyrology (2015, Arx Publishing)

American Language Reprint Series (39 volumes, 1996–2009, Evolution Publishing)

Languages of Classical Antiquity Series (1998-2005, Evolution Publishing)

The Office of Compline (2016, Ancilla Press)

The Office of Prime (2017, Ancilla Press)

The Office of Vespers (2017, Ancilla Press)

The Office of the Dead (2017, Ancilla Press)

The Little Office of Advent (2017, Ancilla Press)

The Little Office of Christmastide (2017, Ancilla Press)

The African Martyrology (2018, Ancilla Press)

Saint Augustine and Monica Book of Prayers (2018, Ancilla Press)

St. Benedict the Moor Book of Prayers (2018, Ancilla Press)

Saints of Ancient Africa Book of Prayers (2019, Ancilla Press)

Prayers for the United States (2019, Ancilla Press)

American Saints Book of Prayers (2019, Ancilla Press)

All Hallows Eve Prayers and Devotions (2019, Ancilla Press)

Thanksgiving Prayers and Devotions (2019, Ancilla Press)

Christmas Prayers and Devotions (2019, Ancilla Press)

New Year’s Eve Prayers and Devotions (2019, Ancilla Press)

Advent Prayers and Devotions (2019, Ancilla Press)

Immaculate Conception Prayers and Devotions (2019, Ancilla Press)

Septuagesima Prayers and Devotions (2019, Ancilla Press)

Christmas Tree and Nativity Devotions for the Family (2020, Ancilla Press)

Catherine Gandeaktena: Foundress of St. Kateri’s Mission (2020, Ancilla Press)

The Iroquois Martyrs of Kahnawake (2020, Ancilla Press)



Articles Published

 “A Brief Inquiry into Orange Shades in Vestments” (LAJ, Oct. 21, 2021)

 “Thirteen Ideas for Restoring the Catholic Roots of Halloween” (LAJ, Oct. 11, 2021)

 “Benjamin West’s Woman of the Apocalypse and the Winged Virgin” (LAJ, Sept. 15, 2021)

 “The Pre-1955 Calendar and Inculturation” (LAJ, Aug. 9, 2021)

 “An FSSP Parishioner Responds to Fr. Reese” (The Missive, Apr. 14, 2021)

 “American Thanksgiving:Catholic Devotion and Liturgy” (LAJ, Nov. 18, 2020)

 “The Traditional (Pre-1917) Advent Fast in the USA” (LAJ, Dec. 6, 2019)

“The Thanksgiving Mass and the Ordinariate” (LAJ, Nov. 18, 2019)

“The Octave of All Saints in the Pre-1955 Roman Liturgical Books” (LAJ, Nov. 4, 2019)

“All Hallows Eve (Halloween) in the Traditional, Pre-1955 Liturgical Books” (LAJ, Sept. 13, 2019)

“‘Palm’ Sunday and the Sanctification of Creation” (LAJ, April 27, 2019)

“An Introduction to the Baltimore Office (1888)” (LAJ, March 25, 2019)

“Rempublicam Nostram: A Patriotic Text for the Latin Mass” (LAJ, Jan. 28, 2019)

“Women in the Liturgical Movement: Creating Domestic Rituals” (LAJ, Dec. 6, 2018)

“Internet Radio in the Service of Liturgy (LAJ, Nov. 14, 2018)

“Restoring Halloween to the Domestic Church (LAJ, Oct. 29, 2018)

Putting an End to Pizza Box Forms of Inculturation” (LAJ, Aug. 28, 2018)

“The Art of the Habit: Three North American Examples” (LAJ, July 10, 2018)

“The Traditional Mass in Hieratic Liturgical English” (LAJ, May 7, 2018)

“St. Benedict the Moor on the US Liturgical Calendar” (LAJ, Apr. 9, 2018)

“A Recent Performance of Native American Abenaki Polyphony” (LAJ, March 26, 2018)

“The Indian Mass in the Modern Parish (Part One)” (LAJ, March 13, 2018)

“The Indian Mass in the Modern Parish (Part Two)(LAJ, April 25, 2018)

“The Indian Mass in the Modern Parish (Part Three)(LAJ, Nov. 28, 2018)

“Images of Elesbaan, King and Saint” (LAJ, Mar. 5, 2018)

“Forming Scholars of Native American Liturgical Uses” (LAJ, Feb. 27, 2018)

“Ancient Incomprehensible Vernaculars” (LAJ, Jan. 29. 2018)

Devotional Wampum: Art and Prayer (LAJ, December 20, 2017) 

“Images of the Catholic Congo (LAJ, Nov. 23, 2017)

“Lasance’s Initials: A Tradition in American Catholic Typography” (Nov. 8, 2017)

The Linguistic Lie behind Singular “they” (May 2017)

“Inculturation Through Tradition” (New Liturgical Movement, April 19, 2017).

“The Martyrologium Americanum (New Liturgical Movement, Nov. 8, 2012)

“American Indian Requiem Masses from the Book of Seven Nations” (New Liturgical Movement, Nov. 21, 2011)

“On Littleness and Liturgy” (New Liturgical Movement, December 22, 2010)

“Expressions of Brotherly Love” (in American Voices: How Dialects Differ from Coast to Coast, 2005)

“God’s Country: Bucks County”, (Catholic Men’s Quarterly)

“Bye bye, Miss American Piety”, (Excelsis)

Junk Science and the “Ebonics” Resolution: Is academia looking the other way?” (June 1997)



Short Stories

Other Projects

The Life of Christ in the Liturgical Year, by Maria Montessori (translation from Italian for Hillside Press, 2020)

Lasance Initials font digitization (2017)

The 2005 Supplement to the Complete ALR (CD-Rom, 2005)

The Complete American Language Reprints Series (CD-Rom, 2004)

The Interactive ALR: A Searchable Database (programmed in PERL, 2004)

The Historical Scripts Collection (Evolution Publishing)