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The universal father : a life of John Paul II

Author: Garry O'Connor
Publisher: New York, NY : Bloomsbury, 2005.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Chronicles the life of Pope John Paul II from his childhood and early years as a priest through his twenty-six year papacy, highlighting his opposition to communism, his travels, and changes within the Catholic Church during his reign.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biographies
History
Biography
Named Person: John Paul, Pope; John Paul, Pope
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Garry O'Connor
ISBN: 9781596918696 1596918691
OCLC Number: 861509454
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: Part One : A Slav troubadour in troubled times (1920-46) : Like death, beyond comprehension --
I become a motherless only child --
When the ship is sinking, what is private? --
Vita Cracoviensis --
The year of three plays --
Equilibrium which love learns through anger --
The actor carries the problem --
Hidden forces produce the strongest actions --
The black hood went over his head --
Part Two : The hidden breath of the spirit will unify all (1946-78) : Living in little more than a hut --
My train to Krakow isn't until after midnight --
Sexual drive is a gift from God --
The tangle of bushes and shoots --
Was this goodbye to the inner man? --
Death, the place of greatest concentration --
Part Three : The Pope of this distracted globe (1978-90) : Peter, you are the floor --
He's cleaned up his plate --
Other points of the compass --
Opening the ways of the Spirit --
Be sober, be watchful --
Siege or Sanctuary? --
The ravelled sleeve of Christianity --
What do they think I said next? --
Now for the Polish endgame --
Part Four : The nearer we are to the mountain, the smaller we are (1990-2005) : Was he losing the plot? --
The connection with suffering --
Still seeking to heal --
The outward husk of mortality --
Final lighting of the lamp --
Chronology --
Documents of John Paul II.
Responsibility: Garry O'Connor.
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Chronicles the life of Pope John Paul II from his childhood and early years as a priest through his twenty-six year papacy, highlighting his opposition to communism, his travels, and changes within the Catholic Church during his reign.

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