The Pocket Guide to the Saints

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The Pocket Guide to the Saints

By Richard P. McBrien

HarperOne, Paperback, 9780061137747, 342pp.

Publication Date: October 31, 2006

Description

This pocket edition of Richard McBrien's Lives of the Saints is the perfect concise, handy reference for scholars, students, and general readers.



Praise For The Pocket Guide to the Saints

“An invaluable guide to models of holiness for every time and place. Everyone can find a soul friend here.”
-Thomas H. Groome, Boston College

“With characteristic authority, McBrien offers not just a rich calendar of saints butprofiles in courage, love, and spiritual wisdom.”
-Robert Ellsberg, author of All Saints: Daily Reflections on Saints, Prophets, and Witnesses for Our Time

“Worth its weight in gold...a gift from the author.”
-St. Anthony Messenger

“Provides the quality otherwise found only in the 12-volume, 1995 Burns edition of Butler’s Lives of the Saints.”
-America

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