Catholicism Roundup

Article by Danielle

With a brand new pope and Easter on the way, you may find yourself thinking about Catholicism a little more than usual this Spring. Educate yourself! -Danielle

Saints, Santos, and Shrines Cover Image
$21.99
ISBN: 9781423631408
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Published: Gibbs Smith - March 1st, 2013

Here’s a great coffee table book of Mexican Catholic folk art.


Afterlives of the Saints: Stories from the Ends of Faith Cover Image
$24.95
ISBN: 9781609530723
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Published: Unbridled Books - June 12th, 2012

A fascinating look at some of the most bizarre saints and their surprising contemporary relevance.


The Vatican Diaries: A Behind-The-Scenes Look at the Power, Personalities and Politics at the Heart of the Catholic Church Cover Image
$27.95
ISBN: 9780670026715
Availability: Hard to Find
Published: Viking Books - February 21st, 2013

Want an inside look at the Vatican? Well, you probably can’t get one, but this new book is the next best thing.


Why Priests?: A Failed Tradition Cover Image
$27.95
ISBN: 9780670024872
Availability: Hard to Find
Published: Viking Books - February 12th, 2013

Gary Wills calls the centuries-old Catholic idea that priests should intercede between parishioners and God in this provocative read.


God's Jury: The Inquisition and the Making of the Modern World Cover Image
$14.95
ISBN: 9780547844589
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Published: Mariner Books - January 1st, 2013

A fascinating look at the Spanish Inquisition and its effect on the modern world.


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