We Have a Pope!: Benedict XVI

We Have a Pope!: Benedict XVI

by Matthew E. Bunson
     
 

Who is Pope Benedict XVI?

In selecting Cardinal Ratzinger as the next pope, the cardinals have chosen a man well-known to them for many years. Those who have met him invariably talk of his gentleness, his shyness, his piety, his outreach to people of all faiths, and at the same time his impressive intellectual abilities and his penetrating insights into

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Who is Pope Benedict XVI?

In selecting Cardinal Ratzinger as the next pope, the cardinals have chosen a man well-known to them for many years. Those who have met him invariably talk of his gentleness, his shyness, his piety, his outreach to people of all faiths, and at the same time his impressive intellectual abilities and his penetrating insights into the challenges facing Christianity and modern society.

� What made him the man he is today?
� How is he different from the secular-media portrayal?
� What lies ahead for Catholics worldwide?
� How will he deal with the Church's struggle for the soul of the West, for Europe, and for America?

In We Have a Pope! Benedict XVI, written by papal expert and historian Matthew E. Bunson, D.Min., the person and teaching of our new pontiff are revealed. You will learn that, like John Paul II, Pope Benedict XVI is confident in the truths of the Church and of the Gospel, a man who speaks movingly of the love and mercy of God.

For all Catholics, the next chapter of the Church starts now.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781592761807
Publisher:
Our Sunday Visitor, Publishing Division
Publication date:
05/30/2005
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
238
Product dimensions:
5.34(w) x 8.06(h) x 0.58(d)

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