The Good Pope

The Good Pope

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On November 23, 1958, Cardinal Angelo Giuseppe Roncalli, the son of peasant Italian farmers, became Pope John XXIII. Widely expected to be a transitional pope, John surprised the Church hierarchy and the world by convoking an ambitious ecumenical council—the first such council in more than a century—to bring the Catholic Church into the modern era. "I want to throw open the windows of the Church," he said, "so that we can see out and the people can see in." Broken… (more)

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Book Details  


Publisher: HarperCollins (September 25, 2012)

Collection: HarperOne

Format: EPUB

Page count: 288 pages

File size: 1.1 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English


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