Life of Father Hecker

By: Walter Elliott
Published By: Double9 Books
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"Life of Father Hecker" by Walter Elliott delves into 19th-century Catholicism, highlighting the profound influence of spiritual leader Father Hecker on the American Catholic Church. Set in the vibrant backdrop of New York City, this compelling biography traces Father Hecker's journey as a missionary and his pivotal role in religious movements within Catholicism. Elliott meticulously explores Father Hecker's theological contributions and his efforts in promoting conversion and spirituality among the faithful. As one of the prominent religious figures and spiritual leaders of his time, Father Hecker's life and work intersected with significant events such as the Vatican Council, shaping Catholic history in America. Through detailed accounts, Elliott offers insights into the challenges and triumphs faced by Father Hecker and the American Catholic Church during this transformative period. With its blend of biography, theology, and historical narrative, 'Life of Father Hecker' stands as a testament to the enduring legacy of a remarkable individual and his profound impact on the religious landscape of 19th-century America."

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Walter Elliott

Walter Elliott, a distinguished author and historian, delves into the life of Father Isaac Thomas Hecker, a pivotal figure in American Catholicism, in his masterpiece "Life of Father Hecker." Through meticulous research and compelling narrative, Elliott illuminates Hecker's journey as a spiritual leader, missionary, and advocate for Catholicism in 19th-century America. With a keen eye for detail and a deep understanding of Catholic history, Elliott unveils the complexities of Hecker's life, from his early years in New York City to his profound impact on religious movements and the American Catholic Church. "Life of Father Hecker" stands as a testament to Elliott's expertise in biographical storytelling and his dedication to preserving the legacy of influential religious figures. Through this insightful biography, Elliott not only celebrates Hecker's contributions to Catholicism but also provides readers with a rich tapestry of American religious history, offering a captivating glimpse into the intersection of faith, spirituality, and social change.

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Product Details

  • Publisher: Double 9 Books
  • Publishing Year: 2024
  • Language: English
  • Paperback: 418 Pages
  • ISBN-10: 9363059286
  • ISBN-13: 9789363059283
  • Item Weight: 543.4g
  • Dimension : 216 x 140 x 23.0mm
  • Reading age: 10+
  • Country of Origin : India
  • Importer: Double 9 Books
  • Packer: Double 9 Books
  • Book Type : Juvenile Nonfiction / Biography & Autobiography / General