Inspired by Saint John Paul II, this book features fond remembrances from people who loved him as a actor, student, mentor, author, professor, priest, political leader, uncle, friend, and pope. Internationally famous people are among the almost 50 men and women who reveal their personal views on the Polish pope, such as:
- Maestro Placido Domingo
- Cardinal Gerhard Ludwig Müller
- Michael Reagan
- Cardinal Stanislaw Dziwisz
- Newt Gingrich
- George Weigel
- Edwin Meese III
- Peter Robinson
- Msgr. Slawomir Oder
- Ryszard Legutko
Every participant sheds light on the pontificate, doctrine, views, and teachings of one of history's most prominent figures.
This book was written to assist current and future generations in carrying on Saint John Paul II's legacy.
It invites us to examine his life on a broad range of levels—philosophy, literature, theatre, religion, politics, diplomacy, and more—in order for him to inspire and guide our actions in the world.