Mario Garcia and Father Virgil Cordano: Padre: The Spiritual Journey of Father Virgil Cordano

12/20/2005; 52 minutes

Mario Garcia talks about his new book called "Padre: The Spiritual Journey of Father Virgil Cordano" that deals with the story of a priest's tumultuous and challenging journey toward his place in the Catholic Church. An oral history life-story of Father Virgil Cordano, now the spiritual head of Santa Barbara's Old Mission, Garcia's book also discusses the emerging freedom of the Catholic lay community, the shifting winds of change within the Church and the agonizing effects of the sexual abuse crisis. (#11280)

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