Father Bob: The Larrikin Priest by Sue WilliamsFather Bob: The Larrikin Priest by Sue Williams

Father Bob: The Larrikin Priest

bySue Williams

Paperback | July 1, 2017

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This is the life story of Father Bob Maguire – a rare behind-the-scenes look at the much-loved "people's priest". The enigmatic champion of the down-and-out was shaped by a lonely childhood in poor circumstances, an early priesthood that collided with the upheaval of Vatican 11 and working with the army during the Vietnam War. This is a lively portrait of the man behind the resilient social activist and popular media performer who refuses to be defeated by enforced retirement from the parish over which he presided for nearly forty years.
Sue Williams is the author of a number of bestselling books, including Father Bob: The Larrikin Priest; Women of the Outback; No Time For Fear – the story of shark attack survivor Paul de Gelder – and Mean Streets, Kind Heart: The Father Chris Riley Story. Her other books include Left for Dead; Outback Spirit; Welcome to the Outback; P...
Title:Father Bob: The Larrikin PriestFormat:PaperbackDimensions:368 pages, 8 × 5 × 1 inPublished:July 1, 2017Publisher:Penguin Random House AustraliaLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0143571362

ISBN - 13:9780143571360

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