Practicing Catholic: Essays Historical, Literary, Sporting, and Elegiac

by George Weigel

Paperback, 2012

Status

Available

Publication

The Crossroad Publishing Company (2012)

Description

A series of reflections by a master essayist and scholar, these pieces by prominent Catholic commentator George Weigel examine the conflict between secular America and the Catholic faith. This thought-provoking collection provides insight on the origins of today's controversial issues and assaults on religious liberty and explore topics such as the Second Vatican Council; the work of John Courtney Murray; where the 60s went wrong; Evelyn Waugh; baseball; and the careers of John Paul II, H.L. Mencken, Leszek Kolakowski, Henry Hyde, and Richard John Neuhaus, among others.

Language

Original language

English

Local notes

Signed by author

Barcode

8533
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