Catherine of Siena

Passion for the Truth--Compassion for Humanity
by: Mary O’Driscoll (ed.)
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SKU 978-1-56548-235-7
ISBN Number: 978-1-56548-235-7
Page Count: 144
Format: Paperback
$13.95
Selected Spiritual Writings

The selections from her writings found in the following pages will bring Catherine's "lived theology" to life inviting us to enjoy the fruit and not just be content with the outer rind, of our Christian faith.

From the Introduction

Reviews

"This is the best introduction to the prayer and ministry of St. Catherine that I have read!... The texts are beautifully translated.”

Benedict Ashley, O.P.
Aquinas Institute of Theology

"This anthology makes accessible to a large reading public the extraordinary sensitivity and affection of Catherine of Siena, gifts grounded in love.”

New Oxford Review

"Mary O'Driscoll has skillfully selected and perceptively introduced the passages given here to represent the broad tapestry of Catherine's thought.”

Suzanne Noffke, O.P.

"This book is warmly and unreservedly recommended.”

Austin Flannery
Religious Life Review

About the Author

Sister Mary O'Driscoll, O.P., is an authority on the teaching of Catherine of Siena, who was in fact the topic of her doctoral work. She has written several books and articles on Catherine and other topics of great interest. Besides teaching at the Angelicum University she spends a great deal of time as an invited lecturer at schools and seminars in the United States and abroad.

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Price $13.95
Language English
Publication Date Oct 31, 2005
Author Mary O’Driscoll (ed.)
Format Paperback
Page Count 144