A New York Times Bestseller In 1981, the year after Ted Turner founded CNN, a simple nun, using merely her instincts and two hundred dollars, launched what would become the world's largest religious media empire in the garage of a Birmingham, Alabama, monastery. Under the guidance of Mother Angelica, the Eternal World Television Network grew at a ...Read MoreA New York Times Bestseller In 1981, the year after Ted Turner founded CNN, a simple nun, using merely her instincts and two hundred dollars, launched what would become the world's largest religious media empire in the garage of a Birmingham, Alabama, monastery. Under the guidance of Mother Angelica, the Eternal World Television Network grew at a staggering pace, both in viewership and in influence. This is her inspiring story - proof that one woman's faith can move more than mountains.Read Less
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I found this book well written and enjoyable to read. Since I am a "fan" of Mother Angelica, I found it interesting and enlightening to learn about her early life and the founding of EWTN T-V station.
Nov 6, 2008
I have watched Mother Angelica Live on television for years. I find her to be such a wonderful woman of God. She is straight forward and holds no punches. I loved the book. This book only confirmed what I already knew, that Mother Angelica is a great, great, lady.
Aug 30, 2007
Not your average Nun.
I can't tell you how much I enjoyed this book. Mother Angelica is an inspiration to Catholic America. A rebel that brought to America a new (old) catechism that had been lost to the American Catholic Church. Disobedient Catholic clergy and theologians are beginning to be called on the carpet for their error in teaching because of Mother and others like her. American Catholic laity are no longer satisfied with the watered-down version of the faith. Our eyes need to be focused on the Vatican and the True teaching of the Catholic Church. Mother Angelica has been a light leading the faithful back to that Truth. Her EWTN has been a fire sweeping the country and the world with the Truth of Jesus Christ protected from error through the Pope and the Magisterium of the Catholic Church. You won't be able to put this book down. Mother is not the average cloistered nun and Raymond Arroyo is a great story teller.
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