COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — In a new e-book, Cardinal Timothy Dolan offers his personal insight into a momentous time in the Church’s recent history, from the resignation of Benedict XVI to the election of Pope Francis.
The head of the New York Archdiocese wrote Praying in Rome in response to the many requests he has received to share his experience of the transition from one pope to another.
Praying in Rome will be released in electronic formats on July 9.
On Feb. 11, the day that Benedict XVI announced his resignation, Cardinal Dolan was just finishing his morning prayers by reading Jesus of Nazareth.
“Every time I’d read a paragraph, I’d say to myself, ‘This guy [Benedict XVI]...READ MORE