Forget Not Love by Andre Frossard
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Forget Not Love
By Andre Frossard

Forget Not Love

Passion of Maximilian Kolbe

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Forget Not Love by Andre Frossard

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The famous French author's unique writing style captivates the reader with the heroic story of Saint Maximilian Kolbe, a modern apostle of Catholic evangelization, Marian spirituality, and a martyr of charity. With the encouragement of Pope John Paul II and the help of documentation (some unpublished) given to him by the Vatican, Frossard chronicles the dramatic and moving life of this Polish Franciscan who volunteered to die in place of a fellow prisoner in Auschwitz. While his heroic martyr's death is well known, Frossard shows how Kolbe's whole life was one of extraordinary generosity in devotion to his ideal of "love without limits." Kolbe was that rare combination of mystic, intellectual genius, theologian, and down-to-earth practicality. His tremendous creative energies (despite constant bouts of tuberculosis and less than one lung) enhanced the lives of all those who knew him, the millions who read his publications, and the countless persons inspired by his example.Forget Not Lovereveals the interesting and impressive details of Kolbe's childhood, vision of Mary, brilliance in his studies, his founding of the largest monastery in the world (700 Franciscans), massive printing apostolate, missionary journeys to Japan, and his final act of love in Auschwitz. Frossard has captured the heart of the man whom Pope John Paul II declared "the patron saint of this difficult century.""

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780898702750
ISBN-10: 0898702755
Format: Paperback
(220mm x 132mm x 18mm)
Pages: 199
Imprint: Ignatius Press
Publisher: Ignatius Press
Publish Date: 1-Aug-2000
Country of Publication: United States


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