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I need something different this week Amusing myself with religion seems a good way to go. Mais ou menos Dif cil de ler Ma ador With all that is going on in the world now this novel makes one realy think Great read ,timely, a must read.Look t our world, look to the church, this book is to close to wht is happening in the world.
2004 A priest working to reform the Church, a tormented Cardina and a power hungry Cardinal are the key characters At times a bit fantastic and unbelievable, this book also strikes some serious notes as to the turmoil and politicking behind the scenes of the Vatican A good read. My Grade 75% C and that was pretty much a gift I bought this book, a new and shiny trade paperback at a thrift store recently because it was on sale at 2 25 cents It seemed like it might have been interesting.The blurb on the front compared it to The Shoes of the Fisherman and The Davinci Code Shoes I could understand, as it was about a controve Good vs evil I was delighted at the triumph of good over evil and refilled with hope that some day it might actually be so. To the extent that there is a genre of popal elections this is firmly within the tradition Osborn has written a novel structured around the election of a new pope All the classic elements are there beloved pope who had been set on changing Church dies, traditionalist, conservative forces centred on the curia wage war with progressives intent on returning the Church to its proper course The only twists here are a series of horrendous nightmares and an intriguing evangelical priestbut it is To the extent that there is a genre of popal elections this is firmly within the tradition Osborn has written a novel structured around the election of a new pope All the classic elements are there beloved pope who had been set on cha *Download ☙ The Last Pope ↭ Has Drawn Comparisons With The Shoes Of The Fisherman And The DaVinci Code Connecticut Post In The Tradition Of The Classic Bestseller The Shoes Of The Fisherman, This Evocative And Moving Novel Takes You Deep Inside The Inner World Of The Vatican And The American Branch Of The Holy See To Dramatize The Great Moral Issues Dividing The Church The Passing Of Humble And Beloved Pope Gregory XVIII Brings The Lords Of The Church To The Basilica Of St Peter In Rome To Meet In Its Secret Recesses And Elect A New Pope They Find They Must Choose Between A Caring, But Guilt Ridden, American Cardinal The Very Same Young Priest Who Made A Heart Rending Confession So Many Years Ago Who Would Bring Reforms To The Church, Or A Cardinal Whose Soul Belongs To The Inquisition At Stake The Future Of The Church Itself I liked this book Being a Catholic I always like to read about priests who go out on a limb with church doctrine The death of the pope in the book and how the Cardinal jockey for position to be elected is always interesting and makes for a fun plot I m sure some of the The concept is good the sitting pope dies and the conclave convenes to determine who will succeed him And as might be expected, there is inner intrigue and jockeying for the position, but it s all a little too much The characters were hard to keep straight There were subplots that whil