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This Man Bernardin

Kennedy, Eugene, Illustrated by White, John H. (photography)

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ISBN 10: 0829409092 / ISBN 13: 9780829409093
Published by Chicago, IL, U.S.A.: Loyola Press, 1996, Chicago, IL, U.S.A., 1996
Used Condition: Near Fine Cloth Over Boards
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Cloth Over Boards. Near Fine/Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. HB/DJ, NF/NF, probably 1st Ed. (copyright date & publication date are the same) , 180 pp. Preface by Joseph Cardinal Bernardin. Mylar protective cover on DJ that's in great condition with portrait on front and inside of church on rear. Book has two small moisture stains (just a little lighter discoloration of red cloth, not bad) on front board on and near bottom corner. Biography of Joseph Louis Bernardin, the Archbishop of Chicago. Bookseller Inventory # 4781

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Title: This Man Bernardin

Publisher: Chicago, IL, U.S.A.: Loyola Press, 1996, Chicago, IL, U.S.A.

Publication Date: 1996

Binding: Cloth Over Boards

Illustrator: White, John H. (photography)

Book Condition:Near Fine

Dust Jacket Condition: Fine

Edition: 1st Edition

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With 180 photographs by Pulitizer-Prize-winning photojournalist John White and elegant text from author, psychologist, and friend Eugene Kennedy, the life of Joseph Cardinal Bernardin, Archbishop of Chicago, is deftly and sensitively portrayed.

From Publishers Weekly:

When, in 1982, Joseph Louis Bernardin replaced John Patrick Cody as the Archbishop of Chicago, he inherited a diocese whose foundations had been rocked by internal strife and public scandal. Soon after his arrival, however, Bernardin began to weave his magic pastoral spell on Chicago Catholics with his grace, warmth and accessibility, and he breathed new life into a Church. In this beautifully rendered new book, Chicago Sun-Times photojournalist White draws upon his extensive archives to compile a luscious photographic essay on Bernardin's life and ministry. Through 186 black-and-white photographs, we follow the archbishop from his childhood in Columbia, S.C., through his seminary days and into his ministry to the sick, the poor and the wealthy. Selections from Bernardin's own lectures and writings introduce each chapter, and Bernardin biographer Eugene Kennedy's brief essays in each chapter provide biographical and historical context for White's photos. The portrait of the Archbishop that here emerges is one of an enormously popular messenger of the gospel whose love and compassion for others arises out of an intense devotion to God and family.
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