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Wit and wisdom of good Pope John.

John XXIII Pope

Wit and wisdom of good Pope John.

by John XXIII Pope

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Published by P. J. Kenedy in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • John -- XXIII, -- Pope, -- 1881-1963. -- Anecdotes.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementCollected by Henri Fesquet. Translated by Salvator Attansaio.
    ContributionsFesquet, Henri, 1916-
    The Physical Object
    Pagination128 p. :
    Number of Pages128
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17848268M

    THE WIT AND WIDSOM OF THE GOOD POPE JOHN XXIII "The idea of the Council [Vatican II] did not ripen in me as the fruit of long meditation, but came forth like the flower of an unexpected spring." A prelate of the Curia told the Pope. By chance, I stumbled upon an old, cracked, yellowing paperback called “Wit and Wisdom of Good Pope John,” written by a man named Henri Fesquet, in Inside was a compilation of some of the wittiest stories about John XXIII, who died the year before the book was published. (Originally the book came out in French.).

      There was a paperback floating around the seminary library called “Wit and Wisdom of Good Pope John,” written by a man named Henri Fesquet. Inside was a compilation of humorous stories about John XXIII, who died the year before the book was published. I jotted several down and recently found them during my "purging.   Reviews of The Wit & Wisdom of Ratan Tata Rating 5/5. The Wit and Wisdom of Ratan Tata is a book that everybody should peruse. It’s about his voyage, His decision, his prosperity, and his Failure. Dislike a self-improvement guide however a book with short lines with profound implications. I Cherished how this book is made.

    I found Oscar Wilde's Wit and Wisdom: A Book of Quotations to be entertaining. I was so impressed by the quotes from Wilde's The Soul Of Man Under Socialism & Selected Critical Prose that I ordered the book. I found it intriguing that someone who died in could so well describe the ills of society today/5. Pope Saint John XXIII (Latin: Ioannes XXIII), born Angelo Giuseppe Roncalli reigned from 28 October to his death in He was ordained a priest on 10 August and served in a number of posts, including papal nuncio in France and a delegate to Bulgaria, Greece and Turkey/5.


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"The Wit and Wisdom of Good Pope John" may not always be witty or wise, but provides a glimpse of the man whose large shadow, genial smile and warm heart loomed over his time and ours/5(7).

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WIT AND WISDOM OF GOOD POPE JOHN by ‧ RELEASE DATE: Sept. 24, The wit and wisdom which characterized the late and great Pope John XXIII are brought sharply into focus in Henri Fesquet's compilation of some of the Pontiff's most memorable ""sayings, anecdotes, maxims and recollections of serious or amusing occasions"".

Catholic Family Book Club: Sixpence In Her Shoe, Wit and Wisdom of Good Pope John, More than Sentinels, Mother for a New World: Our Lady of Guadualupe by Phyllis McGinley, Henri Fesquet/5. Wit and wisdom of good Pope John. by John XXIII Pope. Published by P.

Kenedy in New York. Written in EnglishPages: Wit and wisdom of good Pope John. [John, Pope; Henri Fesquet] -- In this delightful and touching collection of sayings and anecdotes, the compiler lets Pope John XXIII draw his own portrait.

In its pages we grasp something of the interior energies and impulses of. "The Wit and Wisdom of Good Pope John" may not always be witty or wise, but provides a glimpse of the man whose large shadow, genial smile and warm heart loomed over his time and ours/5(7).

Genre/Form: Anecdotes Quotations: Additional Physical Format: Online version: John XXIII, Pope, Wit and wisdom of good Pope John. London: Harvill Press, © Get this from a library. Wit and wisdom of good Pope John: sayings and anecdotes.

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Sixpence in Her Shoe, Wit and Wisdom of Good Pope John, Excerpts Pages: DAYS AFIELD. And after all, there lies the soul of the sport. The fragrance of the earth, the deep purple valleys, the wooded mountain slopes, the clean sweet wind, the mysterious murmur of the tree tops, all call the hunter forth.

Deer are the most beautiful animals of the woods. Their grace, poise, agility, and alertness make them a lovely and inspiring sight.

John XXIII is my avatar for holy humor. In fact, I was introduced to the life of this seminal figure in contemporary religious history not through any scholarly autobiography or learned lecture but through a book called “Wit and Wisdom of Good Pope John,” which I stumbled across in a retreat house.

Poking through the shelves, I came upon a book called Wit and Wisdom of Good Pope John. Published innot long after the pope’s death, the book had torn and yellowed pages. By chance, I stumbled upon an old, cracked, yellowing paperback called “Wit and Wisdom of Good Pope John,” written by a man named Henri Fesquet, in Inside was a compilation of some of the wittiest stories about John XXIII, who died the year before the book was published.

(Originally the book came out in French.). When COVID arrived in North America, the Church’s adjustments to the liturgy were minimal and tardy. The first wave of.