This book depicts the life of a Jesuit priest who became the ﬁrst Vice Chancellor of two state Universities (Bharathiar University, Coimbatore and University of Madras, Chennai) for the ﬁrst time in independent India. He has also been the Principal of St Xavier’s College, Palayamkottai and Loyola College, Chennai. He has written more than 55 books and 460 research articles. Some of his books are used as text- books in colleges and universities all over the world. He has received innumerable awards for his outstanding contribution in the ﬁelds of science and education. He has visited several countries like USA, Germany, Switzerland, Japan and England as a visiting scientist. He is one of the very few scientists to have received the highest degree (D. Sc). His life is an example of hard work and success. Reading his life story will certainly motivate others to scale great heights. Further, it will also help us understand how possessing certain values, skills and qualities can propel us to become unique persons in society.
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Letters of Fire
The poet T.S. Eliot wrote in Four Quartets, "The communication of the dead is tongued with fire beyond the language of the living." With this collection of letters addressed to literary characters, saints, and historical figures who have long since exited the stage of time and space, Father Esposito initiates a series of conversations spanning the chasm of death and oblivion.
read this book for the same reason you read the Bible because we find there an articulation of intimacy with God. Abraham and Moses have experiences of God; the writers of Genesis and Exodus relate the experiences of God... read this book and enrich yourself
The Essentials of Catholic Spirituality
this book takes detailed look at the most relevant facets and dynamics of such subjects as liturgy, the mass, prayer, the saints, angels, demons, the blessed mother, the church calendar, the liturgical seasons, apparitions, the supernatural, the faith and works arguments, the specifics of spiritual warfare, sacraments, indulgences, and much, much more. read and get enriched
The Abbess of Andalusia
Flannery O'Connor has been studied and lauded under many labels: the Southern author whose pen captured the soul of a proud region struggling to emerge out of racism and poverty, the female writer whose independent spirit and tragically short life inspired a generation of women, the catholic artist whose fiction evokes themes of sin and damnation, mercy and redemption