TITLE

Dear Lord: RSVP

AUTHOR(S)
Buckley Jr., Wm. F.
PUB. DATE
June 1981
SOURCE
National Review;6/12/1981, Vol. 33 Issue 11, p688
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article comments on the attempted assassination of Pope John Paul II in Rome. It reveals assassin's motive for killing the pope which was written in a paper hidden in his pocket. He expresses his protest against genocide, specifically in El Salvador and Afghanistan. It describes the pope as a great man and how he is as vulnerable as Christ himself. It ponders on the meaning of prayer to Christians. It describes that the function of prayer is the appeal to God to help people improve themselves. It encourages everyone to pray.
ACCESSION #
6069594

 

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