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Aparece en inglés mi biografía de Pedro Arrupe

Editada por IJS STUDIES de Boston (EE:UU;) acaba de aparece la traducción al inglés de mi biografía “Arrupe, testigo del siglo XX, profeta del XXI”

 Pedro Arrupe : Witness of the Twentieth Century, Prophet of the Twenty-First

     (No reviews yet) Write a Review $24.95SKU: 1201UPC: 9781947617087Author: Pedro Miguel LametBinding: PaperPages: 495 pp, bibl., indexPublication Date: 2020ISBN: 978-1-947617-08-7LCCN: 2020950303Imprint: IJS Studies – Research on Jesuits and the Society of Jesus

Pedro Arrupe : Witness of the Twentieth Century, Prophet of the Twenty-First

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The renown of few contemporary church figures has grown as much over time as that of the charismatic General of the Jesuits, Pedro Arrupe (1907-1991). Born into a bourgeois family in the industrial city of Bilbao, he studied medicine in Madrid, but after several years of study he left medical school to join the Society of Jesus, where decisive events awaited him. Expelled from Spain during the Republic, Arrupe was a citizen of the world by vocation and formation. During World War II he worked as a missionary in Japan, where he was accused of being a spy and imprisoned. He directly witnessed the explosion of the atomic bomb dropped on Hiroshima, and he used his medical knowledge to attend to the victims.

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