A Bitter Trial: Evelyn Waugh and John Cardinal Heenan on the Liturgical Changes

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English author Evelyn Waugh, most famous for his novel Brideshead Revisited, became a Roman Catholic in 1930. For the last decade of his life, however, Waugh experienced the changes being made to the Churchs liturgy to be nothing short of a bitter trial. In John Cardinal Heenan, Waugh found a sympathetic pastor and somewhat of a kindred spirit. This volume brings together the personal correspondence between Waugh and Heenan during the 1960s, a trying period for many faithful Catholics. It begins with a 1962 article Waugh ...

A Bitter Trial: Evelyn Waugh and John Cardinal Heenan on the Liturgical Changes 2011, Ignatius Press, San Francisco, CA

ISBN-13: 9781586175221

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