Matthew Hennessey

mhennessey_w-1Matthew Hennessey is an associate op-ed editor at The Wall Street Journal. From 2013 to 2017 he was an associate editor of City Journal and a contributor to He has written the “Dad’s View” column for Fairfield County Catholic, the newspaper of the Diocese of Bridgeport, CT, since 2010.

His writings about faith and family have appeared at and National Review Online. He has also written for the New York Post, the New York Daily News, Chicago Tribune, Chicago Sun Times, Hartford CourantDallas Morning NewsThe American ConservativeCrisisThe Irish Echo, Catholic New York, and Human Life Review.

Email: theninetydeuce[at]gmail[dotcom]

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