A memoir by the Pope about when he first became a bishop in Communist Poland in 1958.
Following the international bestseller 'Crossing the Threshold of Hope', Pope John Paul provides the world with a glimpse in to his past in 'Rise, Let Us Be On Our Way'.
Chronicling the years he spent as a bishop, and later archbishop, in Krakow, though to his election as the first Polish Pope in 1978, he recounts everything from Communist attempts to suppress the Church in Poland to his efforts to adopt a new and more open style of pastoral ministry. With recollections about his life as well as his thoughts on the issues facing the world now, Pope John Paul II offers words of wisdom in this book that will appeal to people of any faith looking to strengthen their spirituality.
- Publication Date:
- 30 / 09 / 2004
- 140 x 217 x 23mm