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A Century of Catholic Converts Lorene Hanley Duquin

A Century of Catholic Converts

Lorene Hanley Duquin

Published March 5th 2004
ISBN : 9781931709019
Paperback
235 pages
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 About the Book 

What do J.R.R. Tolkien, author of Lord of the Rings- Jane Roe of Roe vs. Wade- Maria Von Trapp of the Sound of Music- Dr. Bernard Nathanson, abortion doctor who coined the phrase pro-choice, and John Wayne, famous Western actor have in common?MoreWhat do J.R.R. Tolkien, author of Lord of the Rings- Jane Roe of Roe vs. Wade- Maria Von Trapp of the Sound of Music- Dr. Bernard Nathanson, abortion doctor who coined the phrase pro-choice, and John Wayne, famous Western actor have in common? All are 20th century Catholic converts. Now the spiritual biographies of these luminaries, along with the stories of nearly 50 others who entered the Church in the last 100 years have been gathered in one captivating volume. These thumbnail sketches capture the essence of what changed the hearts of these men and women from all walks of life, all levels of education, wealth, fame, and prestige. Let their stories help you understand why the Faith continues to inspire and attract the greatest minds of recent history.