Reclaiming Francis: 10 Lessons Parish Workers Can Learn from the Saint and Pope

Reclaiming Francis: 10 Lessons Parish Workers Can Learn from the Saint and Pope

Msgr. Charles Murphy, who has served as pastor of four parishes, distills from the examples of the saint who was commissioned to "Rebuild my Church" and of the pope who took his name ten practical ways we can rebuild the Church in our day.

These lessons include a conception of ministry that focuses on one-on-one, personal witness. The lessons also re-emphasize the freshness and beauty of the Gospel, its central teachings, and a preaching that is more sharply focused upon a call to conversion of heart.