What God Hath Joined

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Ballantine Books, 1993 - Biography & Autobiography - 309 pages
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A former priest and his wife describe how he created a controversy when he fell in love and challenged the Catholic Church to reform the celibacy law governing priests, describing how the law has crippled the Church. 75,000 first printing. $50,000 ad/promo.

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WHAT GOD HATH JOINED: The Real-Life Love Story that Shook the Catholic Church

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A sentimental love story—from courtship to marriage—about a restless Jesuit priest and a successful but spiritually starved actress. In alternate chapters, Sweeney describes his struggles with the ... Read full review

What God Hath Joined : the Real-Life Love Story That Shook the Catholic Church

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While a Jesuit priest, Terrance Sweeney was ordered by his superiors to suppress his research on clerical celibacy. During this period, he and actress Pamela Shoop fell in love. In alternating ... Read full review


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