Written for believers and others seeking to know the faith of Catholics better, this simple, straightforward introduction presents the basics of what the Church teaches about God and explains why believing in Him is important. While conveying the true and deepest substance of the Faith, it nonetheless remains accessible even to persons who are religiously untutored. Emphasizing in particular God’s self-revelation and the meaning of human life, it addresses most of the common objections that modern men and women have to Christianity in general and to Catholicism in particular.

Excellent as a refresher for long-time Catholics, it also serves as a helpful resource for persons young and old who may have begun to question their Faith or who are seeking solid answers to common modern misconceptions about the Catholic Faith.


About the Author

Michel Therrien is the CEO of Praeambula Network, a lay apostolate that provides discipleship formation and strategies to individuals and organizations for the work of the new evangelization. He has taught at St. Vincent Seminary and the Augustine Institute and served as president of the Institute for Pastoral Leadership in the Diocese of Pittsburgh. He holds a B.A. in theology from Gonzaga University in Spokane, Washington; an M.A. in theology and Christian ministry from Franciscan University of Steubenville; a licentiate in sacred theology from the International Theological Institute in Gaming, Austria; and a doctorate in fundamental moral theology from the University of Fribourg in Switzerland. He resides in the Pittsburgh area with his wife, Lynn, and their four children.


Product Details

  • Publisher ‏ : ‎ Sophia Institute Press (19 Mar. 2020)
  • Language ‏ : ‎ English
  • Paperback ‏ : ‎ 240 pages
  • ISBN-10 ‏ : ‎ 1644130653
  • ISBN-13 ‏ : ‎ 978-1644130650
  • Dimensions ‏ : ‎ 14.61 x 2.54 x 20.96 cm