Patrick Murphy


Television producer, printmaker, and author Patrick Murphy has spent the past 40 years telling stories of the American heartland. He took a year to visit every corner of Missouri, exploring its Roman Catholic history and culture. His photographs and stories are a delight for readers of all faiths.

Murphy is the author of Candy Men: The Story of Switzer’s Licorice and The irish in St. Louis: From Shanty to Lace Curtain. He and his wife Anne are members of Holy Redeemer parish in the St. Louis suburb of Webster Groves.


Patrick Murphy joins John Pertzborn in studio to talk about his new book, Places to Pray.

Reedy Press is pleased to announce it's newest local interest book, Places to Pray: Holy Sites in Catholic Missouri, by Patrick Murphy of Webster Groves.

Patrick Murphy joins to discuss his new book Places to Pray.


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