Title Profile & Character Information

Morte d'Urban

Annotation
This beautifully observed, often hilarious tale of a most unlikely Knight of Faith is among the finest achievements of an author whose singular vision assures him a permanent place in American literature.

Awards
1963  National Book Awards

Characters
NameFather Urban
GenderMale
OccupationPriest
TraitCatholic

GenreSatire
    --Humorous
Fiction
Religious
TopicsCatholic Church
Clergy
Church politics
Faith
SettingMinnesota
Rural
Retreat house