The 33 Doctors of the Church (selected chapters)
September 18, 2012 Book Club
Author: Christopher Renger
Synopsis: Here are 33 chapters about the greatest minds and greatest Saints the Catholic Church has ever produced. Written in a down-to-earth style, The 33 Doctors of the Church is a book that will be loved and appreciated by everyone. Each story is completely different and shows every Doctor as the great individual and teacher that he or she was. Filled with charming anecdotes and wonderful, memorable stories, the book also describes and gives selections from the major writings of all the Doctors and frames their lives in the times during which they lived, thus giving a wonderful panorama of Church history in the process.
Rating: 4.6 stars
Quotes: “Very easy to read and very informative. A pleasure to read.”
“Loved it! Great perspective on the tradition of our church; great to get this background; highly recommend it!”