July 2007

Book review: Mother Angelica, The Remarkable Story of a Nun, Her Nerve, and a Network of Miracles, by Raymond Arroyo

There is simply no avoiding the truth of the matter: if you are going to be a public figure with strong opinions and a quick tongue, you are going to be controversial. So no one should be surprised that Mother Angelica, the foundress of the Eternal Word Television Network, is controversial: the is a major public figure, she has strong opinions, and a quick tongue — or at least, she used to, until struck by a major stroke a few years ago.