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Woman of God
2016
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Fiction/Biography Profile
Characters
Brigid Fitzgerald (Female), Doctor, Grew up with drug-addicted parents; graduated from Harvard; healed the wounded in Sudan working for a charity organization; has visions of God and hears his voice speaking to her; has become the leading candidate to be the new pope
Genre
Fiction
Thriller
Religious
Christian
Mystery
Suspense
Topics
Popes
Vatican
Church history
Catholicism
Adversaries
Religious reformers
Faith
Tradition
Personal tragedy
Revolutionaries
Spiritual journeys
Visions
Papacy
Time Period
2000s -- 21st century
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Summary
A new Pope will be chosen in Rome . . . and she just might be a woman. But she's made some powerful enemies who will stop at nothing-not even murder. <br> The world is watching as massive crowds gather in Rome, waiting for news of a new pope, one who promises to be unlike any other in history. It's a turning point that may change the Church forever. Some followers are ecstatic that the movement reinvigorating the Church is about to reach the Vatican, but the leading candidate has made a legion of powerful enemies who aren't afraid to kill for their cause. <br> From a difficult childhood with drug addled parents, to a career as a doctor on the front lines in Sudan, to a series of trials that test her faith at every turn, Brigid Fitzgerald's convictions and callings have made her the target of all those who fear that the Church has lost its way-dangerous adversaries who abhor challenges to tradition. Locked in a deadly, high-stakes battle with forces determined to undermine everything she believes in, Brigid must convert her enemies to her cause before she loses her faith . . . and her life. <br> From a civil war in Sudan to the drug dens and law firms of Boston, Woman of God spans the globe with a thrilling tale of perseverance, love, trust and what it means to live in a fallen world.
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