We Have A Pope - Children's Book

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Author: Congeni, Karen
Publisher: New Springtime Press Pages: 32
Binding: Hardcover

"We are all familiar with the adage that a picture is worth a thousand words. Karen Congeni's pictures are worth thousands of words in We Have A Pope! as she deftly explains the papacy to children. This book is a beautiful introduction for our young people to the ministry of the Successors to Saint Peter."Most Rev. Timothy M. Dolan, Archbishop of New York

This full-color, photo-illustrated, nonfiction story traces the papacy from its biblical beginnings to the present. From the handing of the keys, to the election of a new pope, from the rock on which the Church is built, to the Popemobile, the Ring of the Fisherman, and the Swiss Guard, it presents the history and splendor of the papacy in simple, easy-to-understand language. Includes a glossary of terms and list of popes from St. Peter to Pope Benedict. Catholic Writers' Guild Seal of Approval. Imprimatur. Ages 4-8.