The Good Enough Catholic : A Guide for the Perplexed
The Good Enough Catholic A Guide for the Perplexed Author:Paul Wilkes Many Catholics face a dilemma: how can one be faithful to traditions, yet remain open to new discoveries, both about yourself and Catholicism? — In The Good Enough Catholic, Paul Wilkes plumbs the hunger in Catholic souls for a relationship with God and a spiritual life, and boldly confronts the controversial issue of Church authority. After each... more » chapter, there is an invitation to put into practice what has been explored through a rich mixture of doctrine, history, current thinking, and the personal experiences of "good enough" Catholics across America.
With this book, Wilkes beckons us to look to the essence of our religion for the guidance and strength to live lives filled with spiritual transcendence.« less
Jean G. (gianna) reviewed The Good Enough Catholic : A Guide for the Perplexed on
If your desire is to live according to the Gospel of Paul Wilkes, this is the book for you. Perfect for the cafeteria Christian who wants to transform Jesus' teachings - rather than transform himself by those teachings.
If you want to live a holy life, pass on this one. It won't be a help.