Gwen Adams, PhD

GWENDOLEN ADAMS earned her Ph.D. at the Maryvale Institute in Birmingham, UK, and an M.A. in Catholic studies from the University of St. Thomas, Minn. She has taught at the middle-school, high-school, undergraduate, and graduate levels. She blogs about culture and human formation at This article was first published in Faith & Culture: The Journal of the Augustine Institute ( and is republished with permission.


‘Beauty is for Everyone’

The rescue of St. Jerome Academy in Hyattsville, Md., and its revitalization as a faithfully Catholic classical school is a story of hope for Catholic education.