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The Power and the Glory



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Author
Greene, Graham
Descriptors
Alcoholism
Catholicism
Faith
Guilt
Priests
Treason
Location/Setting:
Mexico
Time Period:
1930s
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Summary
One of Mexico's southern states has outlawed Christianity. Priests have renounced their faith, gotten married, fled or been executed. One unnamed priest, nicknamed the whiskey priest, is still left after eight years and is tracked down to the death by an unnamed Lieutenant of Police.
Critique
A powerful story. Strong characters. Recommend.
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# of Pages
301
Published
1940
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Reviewer's Initials: ED BRM


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