SET FREE TO LOVE
Lives Changed by the Theology of the Body
By Marcel LeJeune
Servant Books, 2010
90 pages, $11.95
To order: catalog.americancatholic.org
I read Pope John Paul II’s Love and Responsibility years ago and had a hard time with it. As one of the contributors to this book says, the late Pope’s style was circuitous, spiraling around the topic over and over again, using the terms of phenomenology, the philosophical approach he was trained in (as was St. Teresa Benedicta of the Cross, better known as Edith Stein), a philosophical method based on lived experience.
But one thing I remember learning from his book was that the only right and proper response to a person is...READ MORE