Thursday, March 9, 2017

A Fr. Ralph Pfau Biography (2017)

Professor Glenn Chesnut’s biography of Fr. Ralph Pfau, the first Roman Catholic priest to become sober in Alcoholics Anonymous and a strong supporter of Matt Talbot, is now available in print:

“Glenn F. Chesnut, Father Ralph Pfau and the Golden Books: The Path to Recovery from Alcoholism and Drug Addiction, January 2017, ISBN 978-1532-0089-55, e-book ISBN 978-1532-0089-62, vi + 240 pp., paperback $19.95 U.S., e-book $3.99 U.S.” (Also note

As noted in our October 2016 post about this book (, the final draft of this biography remains available as a PDF file and MS Word file.