Jesus the Evangelist: A Gospel Guide to the New Evangelization  -     By: Allan F. Wright
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Jesus the Evangelist: A Gospel Guide to the New Evangelization

Franciscan Media / 2013 / Paperback

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Pope John Paul II taught that evangelization does not impose our beliefs on others, but rather, proposes the Christian gospel and the person of Jesus. Allen Wright shows how Jesus is the ultimate evangelist, and how his life and teachings form the blue-print for our own efforts at sharing the gospel.

Jesus the Evangelist will help you become a better evangelist by becoming a better disciple. By following the example of Jesus, you will develop a deeper understanding of what evangelization means to Catholics today, and how you can help your parish for our own efforts at sharing the gospel.

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Format: Paperback
Number of Pages: 176
Vendor: Franciscan Media
Publication Date: 2013
Dimensions: 8.50 X 5.50 (inches)
ISBN: 1616365420
ISBN-13: 9781616365424
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The Catholic Church is in the midst of a worldwide effort to engage its members in evangelization, and welcome home those who have left the Church. Yet the meaning of evangelization is unclear to many people: what is it, and how is it part of my life and my faith?

Jesus the Evangelist is a transformative guide to becoming a better disciple through studying the words of Jesus. Using specific and concrete examples from Scripture, the book focuses on the life of Jesus and on the ways he evangelized among his disciples and followers. It defines for Catholics what evangelization is while addressing how individuals can evangelize in their everyday lives, and how parishes can evangelize through the examples Jesus gave us.

Pope Benedict XVI said; "The missionary task is not to bring about revolution in the world but to transfigure it, drawing power from Jesus Christ who 'convokes us at the table of his Word and Eucharist.'" This book will guide the reader into active discipleship, providing a practical application of both Scripture and Church teaching to the process of evangelization.

Author Bio

Allan F. Wright is the Academic Dean of Evangelization for the Diocese of Paterson, New Jersey. He holds a B.A. in religious studies from Seton Hall University and an M.A. in theology from Immaculate Conception Seminary. Wright teaches theology at the high school and university level, and has presented at over forty parishes and conferences throughout the United States.

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Allan Wright includes a prayer at the end of each chapter in Jesus the Evangelist. It is fitting for a book whose purpose, according to the author, is to “assist those who read it to develop the mind of Christ and an evangelizing mindset so that we

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