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by Greg Tobin

  • ISBN: 0812579224
  • Author: Greg Tobin
  • ePub ver: 1831 kb
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  • Rating: 4.2 of 5
  • Language: English
  • Publisher: Forge Books; 1st edition (July 13, 2003)
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  • Category: Fiction
  • Subcategory: Contemporary
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Books in Holy See Trilogy (2 Book Series)

Books in Holy See Trilogy (2 Book Series). Page 1 of 1Start OverPage 1 of 1. Previous page. 1. Conclave: A Novel (Holy See Trilogy). 2. Council: A Novel (Holy See Trilogy). Tobin's latest novel about Catholic church hierarchy is a well-intentioned but unfocused, cluttered affair in which an American pope initiates a massive effort to take the church into the 21st century with a new ecumenical council. Timothy Mulrennan is the New Jersey archbishop who suddenly ascends to the papacy after a controversial election that takes places shortly after the assassination of Mulrennan's Filipino predecessor.

Conclave (Holy See Trilogy) Mass Market Paperback – April 15, 2002. In Tobin's Vatican, there's very little of the crackling politics and vital theological debate that made Malachi Martin's The Final Conclave such a compelling read. by. Greg Tobin (Author). Find all the books, read about the author, and more. Are you an author? Learn about Author Central. July)Forecast: Old-school Catholics and particularly those eager to speculate about the identity of the next pope are the core readership for this novel, which probably won't make much of a splash with general audiences.

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FREE shipping on qualifying offers. In this powerful sequel to Conclave, the acclaimed novel of the papacy, you will enter the shadowy corridors of the Vatican with the pope himself and go behind the scenes of the debates and intrigues that affect the lives of one billion Catholics around the world. Council is the riveting story of the first American-born pope.

In this powerful sequel to Conclave, the acclaimed novel of the papacy, you. The book, though fictional, allows Tobin to provide his own narrative com In Tobin’s second book of the Holy See Trilogy, he tackles the issue of, or perhaps need for, an Ecumenical Council within the Catholic Church, a mere 40 years after the previous one ended. With a newly elected pope at the helm, prepared to make sweeping changes, Tobin posits that the need for such an event is, at least through the eyes of the pope, an essential move towards clearing up some major issues within the Church.

Holy See Trilogy (Volume 2) Greg Tobin Tor/Forge. Greg Tobin is the author of several books on the Catholic Church.

Holy See Trilogy (Volume 2) Greg Tobin Tor/Forge Greg Tobin is the author of several books on the Catholic Church.

A journalist who loves a priest, an Irish cardinal who opposes the Pope's call for a council, a South American business man, and American priest torn from his troubled parish and a former FBI chief must protect the life of the pontiff and 4000 bishops from around the world.

Greg Tobin is an award-winning Catholic author of popular fiction and nonfiction.

Pārdevējs: Forge Books. Greg Tobin is an award-winning Catholic author of popular fiction and nonfiction. He is a graduate of Yale University. Tobin lives with his wife and sons in South Orange, New Jersey. Библиографические данные. Conclave: A Novel Holy See Trilogy (Том 1). Автор.

Council is the riveting story of the first American-born pope, who sends shock waves throughout the Catholic Church when he summons a new gathering of the world’s bishops. His mission: to bring long-needed changes to the life of the Church he loves. Council is the passionate story of the men and women who are drawn into the maelstrom of faith and politics, passion and power: the pope who faces the most difficult crisis of his life . . . a powerful Irish cardinal who bitterly opposes the pope’s call for a council . . . a South American businessman who once served in a death squad . . . an American priest who is torn from his troubled parish to play a role in the pope’s dream . . . all are front-line soldiers in the battle of good against evil. Council is an intimate look at the daily life and the crushing responsibilities of the papacy, as conflict and conspiracies whirl around the controversial figure of Celestine VI. Council is a story you’ll never forget.
Comments (7)

Skillet
Profound,! Wonderful...can't put it down book!... Great author!...read all his books...hoping for many more! SpRay that some of his touched on reforms take on life!
Dancing Lion
Tobin does an excellent and accurate job!!
Kulabandis
Another fabulous book by Greg Tobin! It's hard to put down once you get started. His knowledge of the Catholic Church is great and he writes an honest book on the life a man/priest/cardinal/pope.
Memuro
Sometimes the story drags in just one point for a long time. The ending seemed to me unfinished.
Wenaiand
Excellent read
Micelhorav
I've read both of Tobin's books in this series - Council and Conclave - and both are excellent. Well drawn characters, interesting detail, and a good plot. Highly recommended!
Faegal
Almost finished reading this book;its rather entertaining.
Great read. Enjoyed it very much. Hoping to read the third book in the trilogy.

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