Ontarians have been warned. Lose the story and a sense of one's Catholic identity and funding for Catholic schools can end. We must learn to account for ourselves when challenegd by government or other groups in civil society. This book narrates the gripping story of Ontario's Catholic schools through the eyes and actions of those who lived it. It imparts a vision of how to carry on the work of these pioneers of Catholic education in Ontario. Skillfully researched and superbly written, Historian Mark McGowan's book is a must read for every Catholic teacher, parent, administrator, and leader in the province.