Sophia House is set in Warsaw during the Nazi occupation. Pawel Tarnowski, a bookseller, gives refuge to David SchAfer, a Jewish youth who has escaped from the ghetto, and hides him in the attic of the book shop. Throughout the winter of 1942-43, haunted by the looming threat of discovery, they discuss good and evil, sin and redemption, literature and philosophy, and their respective religious views of reality. Decades later, David becomes a convert to Catholicism, is the Carmelite priest Fr. Elijah SchAfer called by the ...

Sophia House 2016, Ignatius Press

ISBN-13: 9781621641179

Trade paperback

Sophia House 2005, Ignatius Press, San Francisco, CA

ISBN-13: 9781586170394