Practicing Catholic : Essays Historical, Literary, Sporting, and Elegaic Paperback / softback
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.
- Format: Paperback / softback
- Pages: 312 pages
- Publisher: Crossroad Publishing Co ,U.S.
- Publication Date: 30/11/2012
- Category: Roman Catholicism, Roman Catholic Church
- ISBN: 9780824500221