history

The complex and fascinating history of the Catholic Church has been chronicled and condensed into less than 250 pages by a Jesuit historian of the British Province. Fr Norman Tanner SJ’s New Short History of the Catholic Church has been re-issued by Bloomsbury, the publishers of the Harry Potter books. It is due to be launched at Heythrop College, University of London, on 9 October. Dr Tanner is Professor of Church History at the Gregorian University in Rome. This one-volume history...