Catholics by Brian MooreCatholics by Brian Moore


byBrian Moore

Paperback | January 1, 2006

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On a harsh, barren island off the coast of Ireland stands Muck Abbey, the last spot on earth where the traditional Latin Mass is still celebrated after the reforms of the Fourth Vatican Council. A television special has brought new attention and large crowds to the activities on the island, to the displeasure of church officials. Father James Kinsella is sent to put a stop to things, but his confrontation with the monks, especially the blunt Abbot O'Malley, will reveal unexpected, challenging truths about all of them in this spare, evocative novel of faith--"and doubt.
Brian Moore, 1921 - 1999 Brian Moore was born in Belfast on August 25, 1921 to Doctor James Bernard Moore and Eileen McFadden. He attended St. Malachy's College, a Catholic school, where the students where beaten on the hands daily. He left the college without a School Leaving Certificate because he failed Math. In 1941, a bomb damaged...
Title:CatholicsFormat:PaperbackDimensions:160 pages, 7.06 × 5.02 × 0.45 inPublished:January 1, 2006Publisher:Loyola PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0829423338

ISBN - 13:9780829423334