Edward Healy Thompson

Edward Healy Thompson (1813-1891) was an English Roman Catholic writer. He was educated at Oakham School and Emmanuel College, Cambridge.


The Holy Names of Jesus, Mary, and Joseph

The Angelic Doctor, St. Thomas, says that the names imposed by God on certain individuals are always significant of some gratuitous gift divinely conceded to them. Thus the name given by God to Joseph, not only denotes the various gifts bestowed upon him for the fulfillment of the great offices for which he was designed,…