Mothers of the Church: The Witness of Early Christian Women Mothers of the Church: The Witness of Early Christian Women will reinforce Catholics understanding of the part played by women in the early Church. Drawing upon a wide spectrum of sources, it illustrates the many kinds of women that left their mark on sacred history by responding to God s call. Whether they were martyrs, abbesses, mothers, desert solitaries, or managers of large family businesses, these women s stories will encourage you and deepen your faith.
"Conscience remains hesitating, and convictions come to nothing, unless the teachings of religion complete the data of reason."
~ Jean Nourrisson, professor of philosophy, historian, member French Academy of Science; devout Catholic.