Item description for Divine Mercy: A Guide from Genesis to Benedict XVI by Robert Stackpole...
Overview More than a Devotion... Understand Divine Mercy and Its Importance Today. What exactly is God's mercy? Where do we find it in Sacred Scripture? What is the basis for it in the life of the Church? Dr. Robert Stackpole, STD, a university professor and expert on Divine Mercy, addresses these questions as he takes the reader on a tour of God's mercy in Scripture and Church history. In Divine Mercy: A Guide from Genesis to Pope Benedict XVI, journey from the Garden of Eden to the Hill of Calvary. Discover God's mercy in the writings of the Church's great theologians, as well as in the life and teaching of many of its most preeminent saints. Learn of St. Faustina's call to spread The Divine Mercy message in our time and Pope John Paul II's legacy of mercy, which has influenced Pope Benedict XVI, his successor. Groups of all kinds - in the Divine Mercy movement at large, in parishes, and at universities - will find this book an essential guide to a deeper understanding of God' mercy. To enhance its use by groups, Dr. Stackpole has included study questions and a discussion starter at the end of each section in his chapters. Whether used by groups or individuals, this book belongs in the library of every Catholic.
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Studio: Marian Press
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 7.9" Width: 5.2" Height: 0.7" Weight: 0.75 lbs.
Release Date Jan 31, 2008
Publisher MARIAN PRESS
ISBN 1596141859 ISBN13 9781596141858
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More About Robert Stackpole
Dr. Robert Stackpole, STD, is Professor of Theology at Redeemer Pacific College and Director of the John Paul II Institute of Divine Mercy. He is the author of numerous online and print articles on Divine Mercy, as well as the book Jesus, Mercy Incarnate and editor of Pillars of Fire in My Soul The Spirituality of St. Faustina. The John Paul II Institute of Divine Mercy is an apostolate of the Congregation of Marians of the Immaculate Conception a congregation that has promoted the authentic Divine Mercy message since 1941. The Institute provides formation and research in The Divine Mercy message and devotion as it is revealed in Scripture, Sacred Tradition, and in the life and writings of St. Faustina Kowalska.