In a thorough and hard-hitting discussion, Cardinal Raymond Burke
frankly offers his thoughts and insights on the pressing issues of our
times: the role of the Catholic Church in the modern world, the liturgy,
spiritual renewal, marriage and family, respect for human life, and
more. His deep love for Christ is evident as he recounts his own
upbringing in a devout Catholic family, his early priestly years, and
his service as a bishop in the United States and Rome.
is approached from the perspective of deep faith and sound reasoning,
without polemics. Cardinal Burke, a great canonist with long pastoral
experience, treats difficult subjects with clarity and directness. His
lucid and straightforward answers help with understanding the essential
moral and spiritual challenges of today. They uncover the foundational
truths of the natural law, which is written on our hearts.