A Priest Looks at His Outdated Church Author:Father James Kavanaugh The 1967 best selling reprinted in its entirety with a new introduction. Twenty five years ago, this classic book rocked the Catholic world. The spiritual controversy and religious revolution rages on today. — A Modern Priest Looks At His Outdated Church has been called "the most challenging and controversial" spiritual book of our times. Writ... more »ten by a young Catholic Priest, Fr. James Kavanaugh, it rocked the religions world as few books in history have. This book replaced medieval myths about sin and hell, with the courage of private conscience and personal contact with a loving God. With a new introduction and conclusion by its author, A Modern Priest enlightens another generation struggling with the same basic issues.
Europeans titled it, "A Protest of Love," since James Kavanaugh wrote from the heart to save the Churches by separating mythological traditions from the historic truths they veiled. The ideal book for persons attempting to recover from religious guilt. To understand what precipitated the religious revolution of the 70ís, this book is the enduring classic.« less