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Open mind, faithful heart : reflections on following Jesus / Jorge Mario Bergoglio Pope Francis ; Translated by Joseph V. Owens, SJ.

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Jennings Co PL - North Vernon 248.4 FRA (Text) 30653006303119 Adult Non-Fiction Available -
Monticello-Union Twp PL - Monticello 248.4 FRANCIS (Text) 37743002085639 Adult Nonfiction Available -

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  • ISBN: 9780824519971 (hardcover) :
  • ISBN: 0824519973 (hardcover) :
  • Physical Description: xx, 297 pages ; 22 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Crossroad Publishing Company : In cooperation with Claretian Publications, [2013]

Content descriptions

General Note:
"Originally published as Mente abierta, corazon creyente. Editorial Claretiana, Buenos Aires, Argentina".
"A Herder & Herder Book" t.p.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references.
Formatted Contents Note:
I. Encountering Jesus. Jesus in dialogue -- Living in constant encounter -- Believing in joy -- Joy and perseverance -- The faith that frees us -- Called despite our fears -- Nurtured by the church -- Cross and mission -- The courage of the cross -- The challenge of sin -- The hopelessness of sin -- Testing and temptation -- Humility and hope -- United by the grace of memory -- II. Manifestations of light. The light of Jesus -- Staying alert -- The hardening of hearts -- God's plan unveiled -- Passing on the faith -- The Son reveals the Father -- The vision of the wedding feast -- Faith beyond space and time -- III. The letters to the seven churches. Reading the apocalypse -- Ephesus, recapturing the first love -- Smyrna, overcoming fatigue and bitterness -- Pergamum, holding on to the truth -- Thyatira, loyalty to our inheritance -- Sardis, restoring self-respect -- Philadelphia, love among sisters and brothers -- Laodicea, true friendship -- IV. Human prayer. Drawing close to all flesh -- Abraham: learning to let go -- Prayer as obedience to mission -- David: the art of surrender -- The solitude of prayer -- Moses and the people: intercession vs. murmuring -- God revealed in weakness and limitation -- Job: praying from our sores -- Homeward bound -- Simeon: led by the Spirit -- The mystery of talking with God -- Judith: speaking freely with God -- Entering into the humanity of Jesus -- Freely embracing death -- The totality of surrender -- The failure of Jesus -- Jesus Christ the priest -- Holding back nothing.
Summary, etc.:
Reflections on the scriptures and pastoral experiences of Pope Francis.
Subject: Jesus Christ > Conversations.
Francis, Pope, 1936-
Catholic Church.

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