American and international politics, American history, theology, political philosophy, and Ignatian Spirituality. And more seriously, professional baseball (especially the St. Louis Cardinals).
Prior to his missioning to Georgetown, Fr. Lingan served as Novice Master for the Maryland, New England, and New York Provinces of the Society of Jesus; as interim President at Gonzaga College High School (Washington, DC); and as Rector/President of St. Michael's Institute in Spokane, WA.
The Gospel According to John, by St. John the Evangelist
The Moon Is Down by John Steinbeck
The Need and Blessing of Prayer, Karl Rahner
"When through one man a little more love and goodness, a little light and truth comes into the world, then that man's life has had meaning." (Alfred Delp, S.J.)