On Heaven and Earth

On Heaven and Earth

Pope Francis on Faith, Family, and the Church in the Twenty-first Century

Large Print - 2013
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From the man who became Pope Francis, Jorge Mario Bergoglio shares his thoughts on religion, reason, and the challenges the world faces in the 21st century with Abraham Skorka, a rabbi and biophysicist.

For years Cardinal Jorge Mario Bergoglio, archbishop of Argentina, and Rabbi Abraham Skorka were tenacious promoters of interreligious dialogues on faith and reason. They both sought to build bridges among Catholicism, Judaism, and the world at large. On Heaven and Earth, originally published in Argentina in 2010, brings together a series of these conversations where both men talked about various theological and worldly issues, including God, fundamentalism, atheism, abortion, homosexuality, euthanasia, same-sex marriage, and globalization. From these personal and accessible talks comes a first-hand view of the man who would become pope to 1.2 billion Catholics around the world in March 2013.


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Publisher: [New York] :, Random House Large Print,, [2013].
Copyright Date: ©2013
ISBN: 9780804121163
0804121168
Characteristics: 312 pages (large print) ;,22 cm.

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Apr 25, 2014

This book is in the format of back-and-forth conversations between two highly educated yet refreshingly practical men. Each chapter is a separate topic of discussion, including same-sex marriage, death and ecumenism. Their comments may surprise you! I highly recommend this book, which is not just for people with religious convictions.

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