The Springtime of John Paul II

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In his celebrated Christian allegory The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe , C.S. Lewis represents evil’s hold on the world with the image of an enduring winter¯Narnia under the power of the White Witch, who makes it “always winter and never Christmas.” According to prophecies, . . . . Continue Reading »

Seasoned Fare

From the February 1998 Print Edition

Salt of the Earth: The Church at the End of the Century By Joseph Ratzinger. An Interview with Peter Seewald Ignatius Press. 301 pp. $12.95 What does the Pope read when confined to bed? During his stint in the Gemelli hospital last year, John Paul II’s bedside book was Salt of the Earth , by . . . . Continue Reading »