Jesus of Nazareth
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  • 1
    Jesus of Nazareth: The Infancy Narratives |  Pope Benedict XVI

    Jesus of Nazareth: The Infancy Narratives

    • UNABRIDGED (3 hrs and 49 mins)
    • By Pope Benedict XVI
    • Narrated By Dan Woren
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (174)
    Performance
    (150)
    Story
    (157)

    In 2007, Joseph Ratzinger published his first book as Pope Benedict XVI in order “to make known the figure and message of Jesus”. Now, the Pope focuses exclusively on the Gospel accounts of Jesus’ life as a child. The root of these stories is the experience of hope found in the birth of Jesus and the affirmations of surrender and service embodied in his parents, Joseph and Mary.

    An Insightful Book from a Great Theologian

    I truly enjoyed the audio book by Pope Benedict XVI which is nicely narrated by Dan Woren. The Holy Father's intelligence shines through but in a most..Show More »

    Reviewed on December 24 2012 by Nancy (LA GRANDE, OR, United States)
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    Jesus of Nazareth | Pope Benedict XVI

    Jesus of Nazareth

    • UNABRIDGED (13 hrs and 57 mins)
    • By Pope Benedict XVI
    • Narrated By Don Leslie
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (385)
    Performance
    (229)
    Story
    (241)

    In this bold, momentous work, the pope, in his first book written as Benedict XVI, seeks to salvage the person of Jesus from recent "popular" depictions and to restore Jesus' true identity as discovered in the Gospels. Through his brilliance as a theologian and his personal conviction as a believer, the pope shares a rich, compelling, flesh-and-blood portrait of Jesus and incites us to encounter, face-to-face, the central figure of the Christian faith.

    Great Insights

    This book offers great insights into familiar Gospel accounts and concepts. The book should be of interest to anyone (Catholic and non-Catholic alike..Show More »

    Reviewed on July 08 2007 by Gerard (Bensalem, PA, USA)