Soldiers of God in a Secular World: Catholic Theology and Twentieth-Century French Politics (Forthcoming, Harvard University Press, 2021).

  • Laurence Wylie Prize in French Cultural Studies
  • Giuseppe Alberigo Award (junior category), European Academy of Religion
  • College Theology Society Book Award
  • First place, History category, Catholic Media Association Book Awards
  • Shortlist, Wallace K. Ferguson Prize (best book on non-Canadian history), Canadian Historical Association

Christianity and Human Rights, co-edited with Daniel Steinmetz-Jenkins (Cambridge University Press, 2020).


“Decolonizing Theology: EATWOT and the Rise of Third World Theologies,” in Decolonization and the Remaking of Christianity, ed. Elizabeth Foster and Udi Greenberg (in press, University of Pennsylvania Press), 198-217.

“From the Three Bodies of Christ to the King’s Two Bodies: The Theological Origins of Secularization Theory,” Modern Intellectual History (published online; forthcoming in print).

“Religion and the Divine: A Global History of Twentieth-Century Catholicism through the Eucharist,” A Cultural History of Ideas in the Modern Age, ed. Stefanos Geroulanos (Bloomsbury Academic, 2022), 109-26.

“God of the Continental Philosophers,” Commonweal (February 28, 2020). Review of Edward Baring, Converts to the Real: Catholicism and the Making of Continental Philosophy (Harvard University Press, 2019).

“When Catholicism Embraced Modernity,” Boston Review (August 10, 2018). Review of James Chappel, Catholic Modern: The Challenge of Totalitarianism and the Making of the Church (Harvard University Press, 2018).

“Theology and the Politics of Christian Human Rights,” Journal of the History of Ideas 79, no. 3 (July 2018): 445-460.

“Lost in Translation: Religion and the Writing of History,” Modern Intellectual History 13, no. 1 (April 2016): 273-286.

“Psychedelic Drugs and the Problem of Experience,” Past and Present 222, suppl 9 (2014), 187-206.


At The Immanent Frame (Social Science Research Council):

On the Québec Charter of Values:

  • “There’s more than one path to female empowerment,” The Montreal Gazette, November 13th, 2013.
  • “Importing France’s model of laïcité is a mistake for the PQ,” The Montreal Gazette, October 2nd, 2013.