The Complete Idiot's Guide to Understanding Catholicism / Edition 2

The Complete Idiot's Guide to Understanding Catholicism / Edition 2

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by Bob O'Gorman, Mary Faulkner
     
 

ISBN-10: 1592570852

ISBN-13: 9781592570850

Pub. Date: 08/05/2003

Publisher: Alpha Books

This wide-ranging examination of the origins, rise to power, and present-day role of the Catholic religion has now been updated to include a behind the headlines look at the recent abuse cases within the church, as well as explanations of rituals, beliefs, and sacraments practiced by countless millions around the world.

Author Biography: Bob O'Gorman holds both

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This wide-ranging examination of the origins, rise to power, and present-day role of the Catholic religion has now been updated to include a behind the headlines look at the recent abuse cases within the church, as well as explanations of rituals, beliefs, and sacraments practiced by countless millions around the world.

Author Biography: Bob O'Gorman holds both a Master's degree and a Ph.D. in religious education. He has published several books on U.S. Catholic history and education and teaches at the Institute of Pastoral Studies at Loyola.
Mary Faulkner holds a Master's degree in religious education, and is a freelance writer, director of the Institute of Integrated Healing Arts in Nashville, and a psychotherapist in private practice. She is the author of Supreme Authority: Understanding Power in the Catholic Church.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781592570850
Publisher:
Alpha Books
Publication date:
08/05/2003
Series:
Complete Idiot's Guide Series
Pages:
448
Product dimensions:
7.36(w) x 9.06(h) x 0.99(d)

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