Product DescriptionPope Francis is the 266th pontiff of the Catholic Church and has become one of the most influential religious leaders in the world gathering praise from all faiths. In Pope Francis The Complete Encyclicals, Bulls and Apostolic Exhortations you have five major documents gathered into one volume.
The documents include the encyclical Lumen Fidei, The Light of Faith, emphasizing the centrality of faith, the Church's role in the transmission of faith and how faith results in redeeming the world. The exhortation, Evangelii Gaudium, The Joy of the Gospel, has been called Francis's manifesto and challenges the Church to new evangelization. Misericordiae Vultus, Face of Mercy, is the papal bull issued for the Extraordinary Jubilee of Mercy and urges Catholics to constantly contemplate the mystery of mercy. Laudato Si, Praise Be to You On Care of Our Common Home, is his encyclical issued to call the Church and the world to recognize climate change and the role of faith in how we live in all of creation. Finally, Amoris laetitia, Love of Family, is his exhortation published after the Synod on the Family.
This volume gives the reader the opportunity to have these five major publishings of Pope Francis in one place. The book was awarded the 2016 Spirituality and Practice Award.
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