The Remarkable Story of a Nun, Her Nerve, and a Network of Miracles
A non fiction book by Raymond Arroyo
Mother Angelica Born Rita Rizzo in Canton, Ohio in 1923, Mother Angelica was abandoned by her father and raised in poverty by a mother who suffered suicidal depressions. As a young woman, after Rita developed severe abdominal pain she sought the prayers of a local mystic and her symptoms disappeared. Awakened to the power of prayer, she vowed to dedicate her life to God and became a cloistered nun. She expected to spend her life hidden from the world, but Rita's faith compelled her to unlikely endeavors, from establishing a monastery in Alabama to starting the world's first Catholic cable network. Raymond Arroyo's engrossing biography traces Mother Angelica's tortured ris...
March 2006 : USA Hardback
January 2003 : USA Hardback
May 2007 : USA Paperback
September 2005 : USA Audio CD