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Pope Benedict XVI: A Personal Portrait

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After decades of reporting on the Catholic church and many personal meetings with Joseph Ratzinger, no other writer but Dr. Fischer could present this insightful look at the life of the complex theologian and cardinal, and the challenges confronting the new Pope Benedict XVI.
Hardcover, 224 pages
Published July 1st 2005 by The Crossroad Publishing Company (first published 2005)
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Pawel Stankiewicz
Jan 06, 2013 Pawel Stankiewicz rated it did not like it
Some interesting anecdotes and info on the Pope, although nothing entirely new.
However the author seems to struggle to understand what the Church is and how it is supposed to be run.
He thinks it should be a democracy or something to that effect which just does;t work.
Menardo V.Pineda
May 19, 2012 Menardo V.Pineda rated it really liked it
I Love the Book about the life of Pope Benedict XVI. so i'm Give a Four Stars!!! for that Great Book!
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