Cardinal Cassidy, a retired Vatican diplomat who shepherded ecumenical and interreligious dialogue during the crucial papacy of Pope John Paul II, reflects on a half century of serving the Church around the world and fostering relationships between Christianity and other faiths. He provides anecdotal chapters on his time bringing the Vatican's message, and especially the spirit of Vatican II, to diverse countries in Africa, Asia, Latin America, and Europe before returning to the Vatican to concentrate especially on relations with other Christian communities and Jews. Book jacket.NOTES. Part. II. 1. The comparison is simply a help to the reader, as the apostolic delegations are quite different in their nature to the consulates. 2. Vatican Information Service (VIS), N. 35, 19.02.2007. 3. Address of His Holiness Benedict XVIanbsp;...
|Title||:||My Years in Vatican Service|
|Author||:||Edward Idris Cassidy|
|Publisher||:||Paulist Press - 2009|