Fr. John E. Van Hook, O.F.M.
Fr. John Van Hook has degrees from St. Bonaventure University, the Antonianum in Rome, and Johns Hopkins University. He is a Professor Emeritus of Philosophy. He writes: "Reading is my passion -- the morning papers, all kinds of books. Critical reading is an encouragement for a healthy prayer life. In addition, bicycling and mountain hiking are good for reflection and exercise."