On the Road to Emmaus: The Catholic Dialogue with America by Glenn W. Olsen

By Glenn W. Olsen

In special voice and tone, cultural commentator Glenn W. Olsen offers his most recent paintings at the position of Catholicism in American historical past. right here he clarifies the that means of yankee modernity for Catholics and indicates the conflicts and tensions confronting the spiritual individual today.

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