Michael Francis Pennock
Michael Francis Pennock (1945-2009) wrote numerous blockbuster religion textbooks for Catholic high schools, including Encountering Jesus in the New Testament, Your Life in Christ, and Our Catholic Faith, all published by Ave Maria Press. Pennock also wrote This is Our Faith, The Seeker's Catechism, Questions from Seventh Period, and Preparing for College. He taught theology for more than 35 years, largely at his alma school, St. John's University. Ignatius High School is a Catholic high school in Cleveland, Ohio.