Education

Education

Academic Honors:

Listed in Who's Who Among American Scholars - 1984

Inducted to Delta Epsilon Sigma - National Catholic Scholastic Honors Society - 1978

Psychometrics

Certifications:
1993 - Present

Foundation House
1992 - Present

Master of Science (cand.)

California University, School of Behavioral Science
1978 - Present

Bachelor of Arts - with honors

St Anselm College
1998 - 2008

2,500 Hours of Continuing Education/Technology Training

Career and Technical Education Center - D.O.C.
1981

Master of Divinity

St Mary Seminary and University

A four year professional degree in Ministry, Theology and Pastoral Counseling

1981

Bachelor of Sacred Theology

St Mary Seminary and University

AFFILIATED LINKS:

 Justice for Fr. Gordon MacRae

www.GordonMacRae.net

My Blog Sites

www.TheseStoneWalls.com

iCatholic

The National Center

for Reason and Justice

www.NCRJ.org

Opus Bono Sacerdotii

"Work for the Good of the Priesthood"

www.opusbonosacerdotii.org

The Catholic League for Religious

and Civil Rights

www.catholicleague.org

The False Memory Syndrome Foundation

www.fmsfonline.org

Priests in Crisis

www.priestsincrisis.com

Truth in Justice

  www.truthinjustice.org

 Freedom Through Truth

 www.freedomthroughtruth

Professional History

  TEACHING

  • Seminar Instructor - Living Our Priesthood
    • A 12-week academic, developmental, and spirituality seminar for

                        Catholic Priests & Brothers

                                                The Jemez Center, Jemez, NM                                      1990 - 1994

  • Adjunct Faculty, Behavioral Science
    • New Hampshire Community Technical College

                                                Capitol Branch (NH State Prison) Campus                  2000 - 2003

  • Adjunct Faculty, Philosophy
    • New Hampshire Community Technical College

                                                Capitol Branch (NH State Prison) Campus                  2000 - 2003

  • Adjunct Faculty, Philosophy and Theology
    •  International Academy of Arts and Humanities

                                                Distance Learning Center

  • Adjunct Faculty / Post Secondary Student Advisor
    • Adult Vocational Training Center

                                                New Hampshire State Prison Bureau of Programs

      ADMINISTRATIVE

  • Director of Admissions, The Jemez Center

                         A 46 - bed, long term psychosocial and spiritual renewal center for

                        Catholic priests, Jemez Springs and Albuquerque, NM                    1990 - 1994

  • Executive Director, Monadnock Region Substance Abuse Services Center

                                                                                      Keene / Swanzey, NH                  1987 - 1989

  • Vice President,

                New Hampshire Association of Chemical Dependency Service Providers

                                                                                                                                              1987 - 1989

  • Catholic Priest / Associate Pastor / Administrator

                                                                   St. Bernard Parish, Keene, NH                    1983 - 1987

                             Our Lady of Miraculous Medal Parish, Hampton, NH                    1982 - 1983

                                                    St. Francis Xavier Parish, Groveton, NH                    1981 - 1982

Ordained to the Roman Catholic Priesthood by most Rev. Odore Gendron, DD

                                                                                                                                              June 5, 1982 

                                            Articles About Fr. Gordon MacRae

  • "A Priest's Story" - Part I , Dorothy Rabinowitz, The Wall Street Journal 4/27/05
  • "A Priest's Story" - Part II , Dorothy Rabinowitz, The Wall Street Journal 4/28/05  
  • "Truth In Justice"  -  Ryan Anthony MacDonald
  • "A Kafkaesque Tale" - Rev. Richard John Neuhaus, FIRST THINGS, Aug/Sept 2008
  • "To Azazel: The Gospel of Mercy and the Diocese of Manchester" Ryan Anthony MacDonald
  • "Father MacRae" - False Memory Syndrome Foundation,  Fall 2008
  • "Trial By Therapist" - Ryan Anthony MacDonald
  • "A Voice in the Wilderness"

      Behind  These Stone Walls CatholicExchange.com 

                                                                                                                         

                                    PUBLISHED ARTICLES - by Fr. Gordon MacRae

      +   "When Priests Are Falsely Accused, Part 1: The Mirror of Justice Cracked"

              +   "When Priests Are Falsely Accused, Part 2: Why Accusers Should Be Named"

       +   "When Priests Are Falsely Accused, Part 3: The High Cost of Innocence"

               +    "Does Stephen Hawking Sacrifice God On The Altar of Science?"

       +  "Angelic Justice: Saint Michael the Archangel and the Scales of Hesed"

              +   "Saints Alive! Padre Pio and the Stigmata: Sanctity on Trial"

       +   "Come Sail Away: Pornchai Moontri and the Art of Model Shipbuilding" 

              +   "Saints and Sacrifices: Maximilian Kolbe & Edith Stein at Auschwitz"

       +  "Roman Polanski, Father Marcial Maciel, and the Eye of the Beholder"

              +   "The Paradox of Suffering: An Invitation from Saint Maximilian Kolbe"

       +   "St. Maximilian Kolbe and the Man in the Mirror"July 23rd, 2009 (0)

+  "Maximilian and This Man's Search for Meaning" Part One 

                  July 23rd, 2009 (1)

          +"Field of Dreams"  July 24th, 2009 (2)

    +    " A Day in the Life"     July 24th, 2009 (2)

          +    "Bunkies"               July 25th, 2009 (3)

    +     "Take a Hike!"                July 25th, 2009 (2)

          +    "Kill the Priest Again!"  July 25th, 2009 (5)

    +  "Are You Suffering a Great Deal?"  July 25th, 2009 (3)

            +      "A Measure of Truth"  July 25th, 2009 (7)

    +"The Catholic League Just Published Due Process For Accused Priests"

        August 2nd, 2009 (5)

          +    "Contentious Convicts"      August 5th, 2009 (3)

    +       "Witnesses to Hope" August 11th, 2009 (4)

          +     "Drinking from the Saucer"  August 12th, 2009 (6)

    +         "From Crisis to Hope"      August 15th, 2009 (3)

+    "Anatomy of a Sex Abuse Fraud" August 19th, 2009 (4)

    +         "Postcards From The Edges" August 26th, 2009 (4)

          +    "Naked in the Public Square" September 2nd, 2009 (13)

+     "Clerical Claustrophobia" Part 1 September 9th, 2009 (9)

          +   "Clerical Claustrophobia" Part 2 September 16th, 2009 (6)

    +     "Stigmatized" September 23rd, 2009 (14)

          +    "A Shower of Roses" September 30th, 2009 (12)

    +    "To the Readers of These Stone Walls" October 7th, 2009 (18)

          +    "The Whoopi Cushion" October 14th, 2009 (11)

    +    "Guess What's Coming To Dinner!" October 21st, 2009 (7)

          +    "Hey, Jude!" October 28th, 2009 (7)

    +    "The Sacrifice of the Mass" Part 1 November 4th, 2009 (12)

          +    "The Sacrifice of the Mass" Part 2 November 11th, 2009 (18)

    +    "The Day the Earth Stood Still" November 18th, 2009 (15)

          +    "Before the Mayflower: Pilgrims and Priests" November 25th, 2009 (11)

    +    "New Spiritual Communion Page" November 29th, 2009 (4)

    +    "A Corner of the Veil" December 2nd, 2009 (16)

          +    "Disperse the Gloomy Clouds of Night" December 9th, 2009 (9)

    +    "Angels We Have Heard on High" December 16th, 2009 (12)

          +    "A Ghost of Christmas Past" December 23rd, 2009 (11)

    +    "My Final Post for 2009" December 29th, 2009 (17)

    +    "First Things" January 6th, 2010 (9)

          +    "The Eighth Commandment" January 13th, 2010 (15)

    +    "Prophets on the Path to Peace" January 20th, 2010 (8)

          +    "Questions from Readers of These Stone Walls" January 27th, 2010 (7)

    +    "February Tales" February 3rd, 2010 (10)

          +    "In the Land of Nod, East of Eden" February 10th, 2010 (12)

    +    "Forty Days and Forty Nights" February 17th, 2010 (13)

          +    "Going My Way" February 24th, 2010 (9)

    +    "Descent into Lent" March 3rd, 2010 (12)

        +    "Pop Stars and Priests: Michael Jackson and the "Credible" Standard"

                 March 9th, 2010 (5)

    +    "These Stone Walls Mentioned by the Catholic League" March 9th, 2010 (2)

        +    "The Catholic League, Saint Patrick and the Labyrinthine Ways"                   

                March 17th, 2010 (6)

    +    "Michelangelo and the Hand of God: Scandal at the Vatican"

                March 24th, 2010 (6)

        +    "Simon of Cyrene at Calvary: Compelled to Carry the Cross"

                March 31st, 2010 (13)

    +    "Ryan Anthony MacDonald Responds" April 5th, 2010 (2)

        +    "Fifty-Seven Times Around the Sun" April 7th, 2010 (14)

    +    "Breaking News: I Got Stoned with the Pope!" April 14th, 2010 (9)

        +    "Catholic Scandal and the News Media: William McGurn Told the Truth!"

                April 21st, 2010 (8)

    +    "In Honor of Saint Maximilian Kolbe, Patron of Prisoners, Priests, and 

            Bloggers" April 28th, 2010 (15)

    +    "A Prisoner, A Professor, A Prelate, Two Priests, and a Poet!"

              May 5th, 2010 (9)

        +    "Catholic Scandal and The Third Reich: The Rise and Fall of a Moral Panic

              May 12th, 2010 (8)

    +    "Pentecost in the Year of the Priest: Spirit of Truth, Wisdom, and 

            Understanding" May 19th, 2010 (4)

        +    "Jack Bauer Lost The Unit on Caprica" May 26th, 2010 (14)

    +    "In the Year of the Priest, the Tale of a Prisoner" June 2nd, 2010 (10)

        +    " These Stone Walls: Spring Cleaning and Loose Ends" June 9th, 2010 (5)

    +    "As The Year of the Priest Ends, Are Civil Liberties for Priests Intact?"

              June 16th, 2010 (10)

        +    "Create in Me a New Heart, O Lord, and a Steadfast Spirit Renew Within   

                Me" June 23rd, 2010 (7)

    +    "A Day Without Yesterday:” Father Georges Lemaitre and The Big Bang

             June 30th, 2010 (9)

        +    "The Exile of Father F. Dominic Menna and Transparency at The Boston 

                Globe" July 7th, 2010 (17)

    +    "A TSW Summer Re-run" July 14th, 2010 (7)

        +    "Hot Town: Summer in the Slammer" July 21st, 2010 (8)

    +    "The Paradox of Suffering: An Invitation from Saint Maximilian Kolbe"

            July 28th, 2010 (9)

        +    "Roman Polanski, Father Marcial Maciel, and the Eye of the Beholder

            August 4th, 2010 (10)

    +    "Saints and Sacrifices: Maximilian Kolbe and Edith Stein at Auschwitz"

            August 11th, 2010 (4)

        +    "The Year Behind These Stone Walls" August 18th, 2010 (5)

    +    "Looking for Lunch in All the Wrong Places" August 25th, 2010 (8)

        +    "New on These Stone Walls: Loose Ends and Dangling Participles"

              September 1st, 2010 (8)

    +    "Come, Sail Away! Pornchai Moontri and the Art of Model Shipbuilding

              September 8th, 2010 (9)

        +    "Mirror of Justice, Mother of God, Mystical Rose: Our Lady of Sorrows"

              September 15th, 2010 (10)

    +    "Saints Alive! Padre Pio and the Stigmata: Sanctity on Trial"

              September 22nd, 2010 (14)

        +    "Angelic Justice: Saint Michael the Archangel and the Scales of Hesed"

              September 29th, 2010 (9)

    +    "Does Stephen Hawking Sacrifice God on the Altar of Science?"

              October 6th, 2010 (7)

        +"When Priests Are Falsely Accused Part 1: The Mirror of Justice Cracked"   

              October 13th, 2010 (19)

    +    "When Priests are Falsely Accused Part 2: Why Accusers Should be Named"

              October 20th, 2010 (13)

        +    "When Priests Are Falsely Accused Part 3: The High Cost of Innocence"

              October 27th, 2010 (14)

    +    "These Stone Walls: More Loose Ends and Dangling Participles"

              November 3rd, 2010 (8)

        +    "At the Twilight's Last Gleaming: The Fate of Religion in America"

              November 10th, 2010 (9)

    +    "The True Story of Thanksgiving: Squanto, the Pilgrims, and the Pope"

              November 17th, 2010 (10)

        +    "Holidays in the Hoosegow: Thanksgiving with Some Not-So-Just 

                Desserts!" November 24th, 2010 (19)

    +"And Death's Dark Shadow Put to Flight: Advent Hope for the Fall of Man"

              November 30th, 2010 (10)

        +"Saint Gabriel the Archangel: When the Dawn from On High Broke Upon Us"

              December 8th, 2010 (9)

    +"Phasers on Stun, Mr. Spock!" Captain Kirk's Star Trek Epiphany

              December 15th, 2010 (8)

        +"Don We Now Our Gray Apparel: The Grinch Who Stole Christmas 17 Times"

              December 22nd, 2010 (16)

    +"Psst! Spread This Around - My New Year's Resolution About Gossip"

              December 29th, 2010 (12)

        +    "In Memoriam: Cardinal Avery Dulles and Fr. Richard John Neuhaus"

              January 5th, 2011 (10)

    +    "The Scandal of Catholic Abuse of the Catholic Abuse Scandal"

              January 12th, 2011 (4)

  • "A Catholic Rush To Judgment"  FIRST THINGS       -        January    1998 
  • "Sex Abuse and Signs of Fraud"  CATALYST             -      November 2005
  • "Crime and Punishment"  FIRST THINGS                   -        November 2008
  • "Due Process for Accused Priests"  CATALYST       -       July 2009
  • "From Crisis to Hope"      Priests in Crisis                 -      August  2009

PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS:

  • International Conference of Consulting & Residential Centers
    • 1990 - 1994 Residential Center Representative