Reclaiming Francis: How the Saint and the Pope Are Renewing the Church

Reclaiming Francis How the Saint and the Pope Are Renewing the Church Stanley Hauerwas is one of the most important and robustly creative theologians of our time and his work is well known and much admired But Nicholas Healy himself an admirer of Hauerwas s thought bel

  • Title: Reclaiming Francis: How the Saint and the Pope Are Renewing the Church
  • Author: Charles M. Murphy Seán P. O'Malley
  • ISBN: 9781594714788
  • Page: 197
  • Format: Paperback
  • Stanley Hauerwas is one of the most important and robustly creative theologians of our time, and his work is well known and much admired But Nicholas Healy himself an admirer of Hauerwas s thought believes that it has not yet been subjected to the kind of sustained critical analysis that is warranted by such a significant and influential Christian thinker.

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    1. The full title of this book by Monsignor Charles M. Murphy is Reclaiming Francis: How the Saint and the Pope Are Renewing the Church.In the Foreword to the book, provided by the Archbishop of Boston, Massachusetts, we learn that Monsignor Murphy had completed a book proposing Saint Francis as the model for renewal and reform, evangelization, within the Catholic church, when the newly elected pope chose "Francis" as his papal name, after Saint Francis. The author then worked his manuscript to inc [...]

    2. Short review: A mediocre bio of St Francis with a light mixing in of Pope Francis. There are so many biographies of Francis that are good there is no reason to buy and read a mediocre one.My full review is on my blog at bookwi/reclaiming-francis/

    3. Meh. Much ado about nothing, in my opinion. As another reviewer said, there are better books out there on this topicn't settle for one that is just okay.

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