For The Record XIV: More Encouraging Words for Ordinary Catholics

For The Record XIV: More Encouraging Words for Ordinary Catholics

by J. Ronald Knott


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These popular, short, direct, practical, down-to-earth essays on a variety of spiritual and religious issues are directed to ordinary Catholics trying to live a life of faith. Five hundred words each, these essays were originally published as weekly columns under the name of An Encouraging Word In the Archdiocese of Louisville's weekly paper, THE RECORD from September 2015 through September 2016. There are approximately 50 essays per book.

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ISBN-13: 9780996244534
Publisher: Sophronismos Press
Publication date: 07/24/2016
Series: For The Record , #14
Pages: 116
Product dimensions: 5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.24(d)

About the Author

Father J. Ronald Knott is a priest of the Archdiocese of Louisville, Kentucky. Ordained May 16, 1970, he has served as a home missionary, college teacher, campus minister, pastor, cathedral rector, traveling evangelist, homiletics instructor and archdiocesan vocations director. He is the Founding Director of the Institute for Priests and Presbyterates at Saint Meinrad School of Theology; a columnist for his archdiocesan newspaper, The Record; and a part-time campus minister at Bellarmine University in Louisville.

Father Knott has had articles published in America, Church, Seminary Journal, Deacon Digest, and The Pastoral Review. He has given major addresses at national conventions on church renovation, homiletics, presbyteral unity and vocations. He has presented more than 75 parish missions and retreats and has led more than 100 presbyteral convocations around the country and abroad.

Father Knott holds a Masters of Divinity degree from Saint Meinrad School of Theology in Indiana and a Doctor of Ministry degree from McCormick Presbyterian Seminary in Chicago. He has authored several books for clergy and published three collections of his homilies and twelve volumes of his For the Record book series. Three of his books for clergy are available in Spanish and one in Swahili.

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