The clowns of God: a novel
In a futuristic setting of nuclear holocaust threats and big-power standoffs, the Pope, Gregory XVII, abdicates under duress. The Curia, the governing body of cardinals, convinced of Gregory's insanity when he proclaims his knowledge, through personal relation, of the Second Coming of Christ, relegate him to the Benedictine monastery of Monte Cassino.
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Excellent! A good story with mystery and depth, and soul.
Review: The Clowns of God (The Vatican Trilogy #2)User Review - Katie - Goodreads
MY MIL recommended this book to me years ago. I really found this interesting. I don't remember much about it anymore -- but when The DaVinci Code came out I remember thinking they sounded similar. I ... Read full review