“Brant Pitre is one of the most compelling theological
writers on the scene today.” – Bishop Robert
Barron Bestselling author ofJesus and the Jewish Roots
of the Eucharist casts new light on the Virgin Mary,
illuminating her role in the Old and New Testaments.
Published to coincide with Pope Francis's Year of Mercy and the
Vatican's canonization of Mother Teresa, this new book of
unpublished material by a humble yet remarkable woman of faith
whose influence is felt as deeply today as it was when she was
alive, offers Mother Teresa’s profound yet accessible wisdom
on how we can show mercy and compassion in our day-to-day
Over the past hundred years, scholars have attacked the historical
truth of the Gospels and argued that they were originally anonymous
and filled with contradictions. In The Case for Jesus,
Brant Pitre taps into the wells of Christian scripture, history,
and tradition to ask and answer a number of different questions,
NEW YORK TIMESBESTSELLER • In his
first book published as Pope, and in conjunction with the
Extraordinary Jubilee of Mercy, Pope Francis here invites all
humanity to an intimate and personal dialogue on the subject
closest to his heart—mercy—which has long been the
cornerstone of his faith and is now the central teaching of his
En su primer libro oficial como el Papa, y en celebración de
su Jubileo de la Misericordia, el Papa Francisco se dirige a cada
hombre y mujer del planeta un diálogo íntimo y
personal. En el centro, se halla el tema que más le
interesa—la misericordia—desde siempre eje fundamental
de su fe y ahora de su pontificado.
“Karol Wojtyła, Pope John Paul II, was a man whose
life was the expression of a richly textured and multidimensional
soul. The many layers of that soul took on their first, mature form
in Kraków.” – George Weigel
In this beautifully illustrated spiritual travelogue, New York
Times bestselling author George Weigel leads readers through
the historic streets of Kraków, Poland, introducing one of
the world’s great cities through the life of one of the most
influential Catholic leaders of all time.
What could be more familiar than the Christmas story--and yet what
could be more extraordinary.
The cast of characters is strange and exotic. shepherds and
magicians, an emperor and a despot, angels, and a baby who is
Almighty God. The strangeness calls for an explanation, and this
book provides it by examining the characters and the story in light
of the biblical and historical context.
Angels and saints. Catholics tend to think of them as
different from the rest of us. They’re cast in plaster
or simpering on a holy card, performing miracles with superhero
strength, or playing a harp in highest heaven.