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
ISBN: 9781423631408
Availability: Special Order - Subject to Availability
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
ISBN: 9781609530723
Availability: Backordered
Published: Unbridled Books - June 12th, 2012

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

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
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
ISBN: 9780547844589
Availability: Not On Our Shelves. Usually arrives in 7-10 Days due to Covid-19 shipping delays.
Published: Mariner Books - January 22nd, 2013

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

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