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Rev. Mark A. Pilon

Rev. Mark A. Pilon

Former Annandale pastor, Fr. Mark Pilon, dies at 74
The Arlington Catholic Herald
March 19, 2018

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Father Mark A. Pilon , R.I.P., March 19, 2018, earned an STL, summa cum laude, from the John Paul II Institute at the Lateran University; an STD, magna cum laude, from the Pontifical University of the Holy Cross in Rome; and an M.S. in education from Catholic University of America. He was chair of the systematic theology department at Mount St. Mary’s Seminary, Emmitsburg, Maryland; an associate professor of theology at Christendom College in Front Royal, Virginia; a visiting professor at both the Catholic University of America, Graduate School of Education, in Washington. D.C., and at the Christian Commonwealth Institute, in El Escorial, Spain. Until a few months from his death, he taught at Notre Dame Graduate School of Christendom College.

Fr. Pilon has written numerous articles for Homiletic and Pastoral Review and other journals.

He was the author of Magnum Mysterium: The Sacrament of Matrimony (261 pages, St. Paul’s Press, 2010); and the editor and translator of two major works of Fr. Candido Pozo, S.J.: The Credo of the People of God: A Theological Commentary (Franciscan Herald, 1980); and Theology of the Beyond (642 pages, Alba House, 5th edition, 2009), Fr. Pozo’s magnum opus on eschatology.

Read some of Fr. Pilon's homilies and articles at his blog, Littlemore Tracts.

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2022 Archives

• December 23, 2022 – The Transforming Miracle of Christmas

2020 Archives

• April 10, 2020 – Behold the Man, Behold Man

2018 Archives

• Easter, 2018 – The Risen Christ walks with us

Fr. Pilon's Articles at The Catholic Thing

The Catholic Thing

2017 Articles

Is His Grace Truly Sufficient -- or Not? --A discussion of the controversy over whether the divorced and civilly remarried can be allowed to receive Communion
The Catholic Thing
April 22, 2017

45-Million Aborted Children: Only a Statistic?
The Catholic Thing
January 29, 2017

2016 Articles

The Pastoral and Moral Crises That Lie Ahead
The Catholic World Report
December 30, 2016

The Dangerous Road of Papal Silence
The Catholic Thing
December 3, 2016

The Virgin Mary, Faith in Christ, and Ecumenism
The Catholic World Report
September 13, 2016

Bishop Lynch should be forced to resign his office
The Catholic World Report
June 22, 2016

The End of Christian Humanism in Europe?
The Catholic Thing
May 13, 2016

A Salutary Corrective in Scalia's Funeral
The Catholic Thing
February 21, 2016

2015 Articles

My Theology of Hopelessness
The Catholic World Report
December 5, 2015

2014 Articles

Streamlining Annulments
Homiletic & Pastoral Review
November 14, 2014

2012 Articles

Revisiting the Anointing of the Sick
Homiletic & Pastoral Review

June 16, 2012

2009 Articles

Pastors and Stability of Office
Homiletic & Pastoral Review
March 25, 2009

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