Offers a dialogue between two great men, who stand on opposite sides of the church door. In this title, they discuss some of the most controversial issues of our day, including the apocalypse, abortion, women in the clergy, and ethics. It is suitable for believers and nonbelievers alike.
Umberto Eco is a professor of semiotics at the University of Bologna and the author of Foucault's Pendulum, The Name of the Rose, and other international bestsellers. He lives in Milan, Italy. Cardinal Carlo Maria Martini is a member of the College of Cardinals at the Vatican.