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Spiritual books round-up

Chiara Corbella Petrillo: A Witness to Joy, by Simone Troisi & Cristiana Paccini; Sophia Press, £12.99 We all know the saying “faith is caught,...

Anxious to do the honourable thing

The Blue Touch Paper by David Hare, Faber and Faber, £20 It’s good to check in sometimes on the secular mindset of the London...

Poetry that begins with a firing squad

Windharp Edited by Niall MacMonagle, Penguin, £20 The Irish poetic tradition stretches back to the first fili, a class of elite poets that existed...

Briefly noted

Going Up the Holy Mountain by Gary Hastings (Columba, £12.50). Hastings, currently rector of St Nicholas Collegiate Church, Galway, has written a spiritual guidebook...

Briefly noted

Archbishop Pole by John Edwards (Ashgate, £75). As the last Catholic Archbishop of Canterbury, Cardinal Reginald Pole had a tragic destiny. Edwards has written...

Dying to reach the top of the world

The Ghosts of K2 by Mick Conefrey, Oneworld, £20 In the summer of 1996 a ferocious storm descended on K2, the world’s second-highest mountain,...

Spiritual books round-up

Eleven Cardinals Speak on Marriage and the Family edited by Winfried Aymans, Ignatius/Gracewing, £15 The essays in this book were written before the October...

A pithy guide to the Year of Mercy

Abounding in Mercy edited by Daniel Cronin, St Pauls, £8.95 Canon Daniel Cronin has asked a number of well-known Catholics how they see the...

Spiritual books round-up

Chiara Corbella Petrillo: A Witness to Joy, by Simone Troisi & Cristiana Paccini; Sophia Press, £12.99 We all know the saying “faith is caught,...

Anxious to do the honourable thing

The Blue Touch Paper by David Hare, Faber and Faber, £20 It’s good to check in sometimes on the secular mindset of the London...

Poetry that begins with a firing squad

Windharp Edited by Niall MacMonagle, Penguin, £20 The Irish poetic tradition stretches back to the first fili, a class of elite poets that existed...

Briefly noted

Going Up the Holy Mountain by Gary Hastings (Columba, £12.50). Hastings, currently rector of St Nicholas Collegiate Church, Galway, has written a spiritual guidebook...

Briefly noted

Archbishop Pole by John Edwards (Ashgate, £75). As the last Catholic Archbishop of Canterbury, Cardinal Reginald Pole had a tragic destiny. Edwards has written...

Dying to reach the top of the world

The Ghosts of K2 by Mick Conefrey, Oneworld, £20 In the summer of 1996 a ferocious storm descended on K2, the world’s second-highest mountain,...

Spiritual books round-up

Eleven Cardinals Speak on Marriage and the Family edited by Winfried Aymans, Ignatius/Gracewing, £15 The essays in this book were written before the October...

A pithy guide to the Year of Mercy

Abounding in Mercy edited by Daniel Cronin, St Pauls, £8.95 Canon Daniel Cronin has asked a number of well-known Catholics how they see the...