Episode 221: The Exiled Bishop Who Pumped Gas in America with James K. Hanna


July 17th, 2023

48 mins 26 secs

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About this Episode

Bishop Bonaventure Broderick was a bishop without a job. Assigned to promote the Peter's Pence collection, the American bishops rejected his role. Consequently, he received a $100 stipend a month and had no public assignment. What does an American bishop do without a flock? Author and Historian James K. Hanna shares the fascinating life of an exiled bishop, his gas station, and return to grace in this episode.

Buy the book: https://www.amazon.com/Remarkable-Life-Bishop-Bonaventure-Broderick/dp/1735440434

Read James Hanna's Marian Studies Article: https://ecommons.udayton.edu/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?article=2796&context=marian_studies

Visit James Hanna's website: https://jameshannawriter.com/