A Call to Serve: The Inside Story of Pope Francis - Who He is, How He Lives, What He Asks

A Call to Serve: The Inside Story of Pope Francis - Who He is, How He Lives, What He Asks
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An authoritative and illuminating profile of the new pope by two seasoned Vatican reporters - his humble background, his rise to the papacy and his compelling spiritual vision, illustrated with over 150 colour photographs.
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He loves the tango, was trained as a Chemist, and in his youth he had a regular girlfriend whom he planned to marry. For a pope, Francis has an unusual life story. Drawing on conversations, interviews, inside information and the Pope's own writings and talks, A Call to Serve offers first-hand information, moving reflections, and profound insights into the life and character of Jorge Bergoglio, his ministry in Buenos Aires, the challenges he faces in Rome, and his vision for renewing the church and serving the world. Provides intriguing insights into the historic events surrounding Pope Benedict XVI's resignation, the conclave that elected Pope Francis, and the ups and downs of his time as a priest and cardinal in Argentina.
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Title A Call to Serve: The Inside Story of Pope Francis - Who He is, How He Lives, What He Asks
Author von Kempis, Stefan
Price £12.99
Format Paperback
Dimensions 245 x 178
Printed Pages 160
Publisher SPCK Publishing
Year Of Publication 16/5/2013
Isbn / Product Code 9780281071463
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