Item description for Hearts on Fire: The Story of the Maryknoll Sisters by Penny Lernoux...
Overview Through the voices of the Sisters themselves, Lernoux draws an inspiring and moving portrait of a community in constant transition and shows how--in their process of growth and conversion--they left an indelible mark on the church and the world. Photos. A Catholic Book Award winner.
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Studio: Orbis Books
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 9.23" Width: 6.12" Height: 0.98" Weight: 1.23 lbs.
Release Date May 1, 1995
Publisher Orbis Books
ISBN 157075019X ISBN13 9781570750199
Availability 0 units.
More About Penny Lernoux
Penny Lernoux, who died in 1989, was an award-winning journalist whose writings chronicled the hopes and struggles of the post-Vatican II church. In addition to her many articles in The National Catholic Reporter, The Nation, and Sojourners, she wrote several books including the landmark work on the church in Latin America, Cry of the People, as well as People of God, an account of the struggle between conservative and progressive forces in the Catholic Church.
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Hearts on Fire - The Story of the Maryknoll Sisters May 24, 2009
A very enriching, heartfelt and truthful account of the Maryknoll Sisters since its founding. Very touching details of the events, political and social background of the pioneering and courageous work of a group of loving, inspiring and talented women who touched the lives of many people around the world. For those who know and know of the Maryknoll Sisters, this is a MUST read. For those who do not know the Maryknoll Sisters, this is highly recommended as it will make you want to meet these wonderful women.