In God's Name: An Investigation into the Murder of Pope John Paul I
In God's Name has been at the top of the bestseller lists all over the world. It contains some of the most explosive and dramatic revelations ever published about the internal affairs of the Vatican.
During the late evening of September 28th or the early morning of September 29th, 1978, Pope John Paul I, Albino Luciani, known as 'the smiling...more
Back in September 1978, when I was just a young and naive teenager, I had thought that the death of Pope J...more
I just assumed that he had a sudden health issue - but the Sierra Leone's were positive that he had been murdered. My new Sierra Leone friends conversed about this for months and being the naive Catholic that I was then, I wa...more
The evidence he presents for the murder of Pope John Paul I appears sound, but I'm a little skeptical of the whole big corporation/Freemason/Vatican II business as being behind the death of an apparently healthy man.
I hadn't heard about this before I picked up the book at a sale, but I thought the biography was interesting so I read it.
The current pope, Francis, seems to be the same kind of person: concerned about the poor, reaching out to people outside the church, unos...more
É claro que todos os livros que lemos nos ensinam alguma coisa e, nesse sentido, mudam, em maior ou menor grau, a nossa perspectiva em relação a algo, mas esta leitura retirou-me alguma inocência que ainda resistia às evidências, pondo em causa aquele lema que tinha por indiscutível de confiar a priori nas boas intenções das p...more
The book suffers in two major areas: 1. The author is a bit too in love with Pope John Paul. He only sees the progressive potential of the man. Yallop makes a fine case for sainthood. 2. Yallop goes into great speculative det...more
ricordo ancora il mio pensiero dopo averlo finito: se fosse vero anche solo il 10% di quello che sostiene, sarebbe comunque un incubo. sono passati almeno vent'anni e non �� cambiato niente. �� proprio di queste settimane il ritorno alla ribalta del caso della scomparsa di emanuela orlandi: e si parla nuovamente di monsignor marcinkus, della banda della magliana, eccetera, eccetera, eccetera.
Goodreads needs to have a 10 star rat...more