By Hans Küng,John Bowden
Throughout the entire upheavals that the Catholic Church has gone through in fresh many years, Küng has been an outspoken observer, turning himself from enfant poor to béte noire. besides the fact that his global impression has been nice. no matter if talking on the United countries or consorting with politicians and non secular leaders, he's continually listened to with admire and exuberance. A string of contemporary books has further to his reputation-notably On Being a Christian (1974) and Does God Exist? An resolution for this day (1980)
What isn't really so renowned is that, as a tender guy, Küng was once an in depth buddy and confidant of Joseph Ratzinger (Benedict XVI). through the years, besides the fact that, they more and more got here to symbolize precisely what the opposite so much despised. On being appointed to the Holy See, Ratzinger had an extended deepest assembly with Küng , the implications of that can resonate in the Catholic Church for a few years. In those exciting memoirs Küng provides his own account of these types of struggles and goals. the result's a booklet of significant value for any pupil of the church within the twentieth century. This moment quantity covers the interval following the shut of the second one Vatican Council correct as much as the current day.
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