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Political Prisoner, Prophet of Peace

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Political Prisoner, Prophet of Peace

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Written by a personal friend of Cardinal Thuan, this moving biography containing over 70 photographs and writing excerpts chronicles the life of the man Pope John Paul II said was marked by a heroic configuration with Christ on the cross. From a prisoner in a communist jail cell to a leader of the Pontifical Council for Justice and Peace in Rome, Francis Xavier Nguyen Van Thuan remained a man of unshakable faith and undying hope.

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Table of Contents

Acknowledgements
Prologue
Author's Note
Part One: A Cruel and Enchanting World
Chapter One The Seeds of Faith
Chapter Two A Vocation of Patriotism
Chapter Three Growing Up in Hue
Chapter Four An Ninh Minor Seminary
Chapter Five The World in Turmoil
Chapter Six Japan's Victory and Defeat
Chapter Seven An Era Ends
Chapter Eight The First of Many Tragedies
Chapter Nine Phu Xuan Major Seminary
Chapter Ten The Young Priest
Chapter Eleven Ngo Dinh Diem Comes to Power
Part Two: The Spiritual Journey
Chapter Twelve The Urbana Institute
Chapter Thirteen Going Home
Chapter Fourteen In the Shadow of Power
Chapter Fifteen Broken Dreams
Chapter Sixteen The Rebirth of Hope
Chapter Seventeen Bishop of Nha Trang
Chapter Eighteen The Mission of Love
Chapter Nineteen The Fall of South Vietnam
Part Three: The Stormy Years
Chapter Twenty The Ordeal Begins
Chapter Twenty-One The Road of Hope
Chapter Twenty-Two Inside North Vietnam
Chapter Twenty-Three Return to Solitary Confinement
Chapter Twenty-Four Light after Darkness
Part Four: The Triumph of Hope
Chapter Twenty-Five Freedom and Exile
Chapter Twenty-Six: The Man with a Gentile Smile
Chapter Twenty-Seven President of the Council for Justice and Peace
Chapter Twenty-Eight The Dream Goes On
Chapter Twenty-Nine The New Cardinal
Epilogue
Glossary of Characters
About the Author

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Library of Congress
BX4705.N53 V36 2003

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Paperback
Number of pages
244

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OL27907469M
ISBN 13
9780819848222
LCCN
2002015652

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