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A Deeper Vision by Robert Royal
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Jun 20, 2017

it was amazing

This book could be the single (or primary) textbook for a course on modern Catholic intellectuals. It covers, theology, scriptural studies, philosophy, poetry, prose, and historiography of the great Catholic minds of the 20th Century.

It's a very large book, both in page number and content. It took a long time to read but it is worth it. It provided me with at least a dozen "Want to Read" books on GoodReads.
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April 19, 2017 – Started Reading
April 19, 2017 – Shelved
June 11, 2017 –
page 375
60.58% "I'm so glad there is a whole chapter on one of my heroes, historian and historiographer Christopher Dawson."
June 20, 2017 – Finished Reading

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Gregory Weber It's large, as you say; sweeping and broad. I could see this as the primary textbook for such a course, but not the only one: students in such a course need to read from primary sources as well.


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