By David Meconi S.J.
The Catholic Church is the longest-standing and the main common of all associations. The contributions made by means of Catholic women and men over the last 2000 years are so much awesome, from a thoroughly functioning calendar to the innovations of many stuff that all of us take without any consideration today.
In a hundred and one wonderful proof approximately Church heritage, Fr. Meconi, SJ walks readers during the so much outstanding achievements of Christ's physique in the world. From monetary and mercantile advancements to clinical and astronomical advances, from the cataloging of zoological and botanical species to the cherishing of lovely track and nice arts, Fr. Meconi exhibits you why the Catholic Church stands because the maximum promoter of human tradition and knowledge.
Did you know:
•A Catholic priest held the 1st insights into the "BigBang" idea good prior to an individual else?
•The first prototype of modern relocating robots wasfound in a medieval monastery?
•Many sorts of foods and drinks have their originswithin the Church, together with cappuccino, sparklingwine, and pretzels
•The Holy Bible used to be the 1st paintings of the GutenbergPress
•The Church has consumer saints for every type of things,including complications, ugliness, fireworks, hangovers, and television
Fr. Meconi's a hundred and one marvelous evidence approximately Church heritage takes you thru 2,000 years of wonderful achievements and contributions by means of the Church and her many little children. superbly illustrated and chronologically prepared, this paintings is a competent consultant via centuries of Church figures, proof, and fun.
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101 Surprising Facts About Church History by David Meconi S.J.