The long-awaited second volume of Pope Benedict’s work Jesus of Nazareth is about to come out. (You can pre-order it here!).
This was the book he had started before his election to the papacy and which, in spite of the burdens of his office, he determined to press on with.
Because he’s now pope, the book is attracting vastly more attention than if he had become a private theologian at the end of John Paul II’s reign, and as with everything pope—the press is determined to make the most of it, even when they don’t have the facts quite right.
The book isn’t even out yet, but based on excerpts that have already been released, the press is already having a field day.
For once, however, they...READ MORE