Begin Again: The Life and Spiritual Legacy of Bruno Lanteri by Timothy M. Gallagher OMV

By Timothy M. Gallagher OMV

Bestselling writer Timothy M. Gallagher, OMV, assembles a impressive biography of dad Bruno Lanteri, who whereas dwelling inside a context of interesting historic significance—with the French Revolution, the increase and fall of Napoleon, and the Bourbon recovery reshaping France throughout him—overcame nice odds to turn into the major religious chief of the age, finally founding the Oblates of the Virgin Mary. Drawn from Lanteri’s personal journals, letters, and correspondence, Gallagher bargains an in depth non secular portrait of a guy as soon as restricted via his personal impatience and shortage of charity, who developed right into a guy of fierce religious braveness, spiritual reformer, defender of the Pope opposed to Napoleon’s command, and an emblem of perseverance who coined the time period “begin again”—the legitimate motto of the Oblates. Complemented by means of a timeline of historic occasions, images, and maps, Gallagher’s richly researched quantity brings to gentle the ministry and legacy of a amazing chief as by no means before.

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