This book is written in honour of an exemplary catholic priest, Victor Obhafurieso Darlington, who said, here i am send me to Jesus the most high priest when he ordained a priest 25 years ago.
Pope Benedict XVI, The Conscience of our Age
DateDecember 9, 2020 CategoryBiographies & Memoirs, Books, Philosophy - Theology, Popes, General Theology
Fr Vincent Twomey offers here a unique double-presentation of the man, Pope Benedict XVI — a “theological portrait” that encompasses both an overview of the writings, teachings and thought of the brilliant theologian and spiritual writer, and the man himself, his personality traits, and how he communicates with others. Twomey shows that the Pope's style is really the opposite of the negative and inaccurate past depictions of Ratzinger. Benedict is indeed very pastoral and will ﬁrst win the hearts of the people who can then read his writings for themselves. Twomey also reveals that the secret to Benedict's serene, digniﬁed manner is his openness to beauty and truth. He lives for others and is not preoccupied with his own self. He is a man that Twomey says “has the courage to be imperfect”, showing he has a deep humility and that he strives for teaching the truth even when he
Walking with St. John XXIII
This inspiring pocket-sized booklet reveals that Pope John XXIII was a person of vision, deep faith and above all, humility. In his roles as chaplain, diplomat, papal nuncio, bishop, cardinal and pope, he remained the same humble Angelo Roncalli. When elected Pope at age 77, he humanized the role of the papacy through his openness and good humour. In this little booklet, readers are invited to walk with Pope John XXIII for thirty days, reflect on his teachings with related Scripture passages, prayers and practices to help follow in his footsteps. This is a wonderful spiritual guide for celebrating Good Pope John, one of our Church's newest saints!
A man born again
In this intriguing biography novel, we follow More as he manoeuvres through the convoluted political landscape of the period, seeking to rise above the scheming factions of powerful men. Meanwhile family conflicts , vocational perplexities, and personal tragedies assail him within, yet the adversity forges in him a firm moral integrity and a deep devotion to Christ and his church.