New and completely updated for a new generation the indispensable pocket-sized guide to living the gospel!
A bestseller for decades, this new and revised edition of an inspirational classic is bursting with:
- Powerful biblical quotes on the beatitudes, works of mercy, and essential teachings of Jesus
- Compelling excerpts from the churchs social teachings and the declarations of major Christian organizations such as the World Christian Student Federation
- Moving quotes from writers such as Desmond Tutu, Dorothy Day, Mohandas Gandhi, Thomas Merton, Pedro Arrupe, and Thich Nhat Hanh
- An up-to-date list of resources on issues of world peace, poverty, development, inculturation, liberation theology, and Christian social ethics
- Practical suggestions for living the Bible right now, and much more!
Kevin Ahern is past president of the International Movement of Catholic Students (IMC-Pax Romana-MIEC) which brings together more than 75 national federations of Catholic university students from six continental regions, founded in 1921, based in Paris. A learned and dynamic young Catholic, he has been involved with Maryknoll and its UN programs, and is currently getting his doctorate in theological studies at Boston College. He has also edited the Orbis book The Radical Bible.