On the Christian Meaning of Human Suffering


Pauline Books and Media has published an anniversary edition of Pope John Paul II’s apostolic letterOn the Christian Meaning of Human Suffering. This is the 30th anniversary of the pope’s letter which addresses the question of why God allows for suffering in the world.

This edition features the complete text of the letter along with commentary by New England Province Provincial Fr. Myles Sheehan, SJ.  Fr. Sheehan’s commentary includes points for reflection, prayer and action that can be used  by individuals or in study groups. The book is available online.

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