Over 117 million Catholics live in Africa -- almost twice as many as in the U.S. Discover early defenders of the Faith and 20th-century martyrs as they bear witness to the remarkable sanctity of Africa.
In Volume II of this popular series of papal talks on the Fathers of the Church, Pope Benedict continues down the line of Fathers who played a vital role in preserving the Church at the time as well as in anchoring the future of the Church.
Extensively updated! The definitive resource for learning about the Church Fathers and their legacy. Ideal for RCIA, catechists, clergy, as well as lay Catholics who want to learn more about the great teachers of early Christianity.