Francis Cardinal George, OMI, is the president of the U.S. Council of Catholic Bishops. He has served as vicar general of the Oblates; Bishop of Yakima, Washington; and archbishop of Chicago. He was elevated to the College of Cardinals by Pope John Paul II in 1998. He lives in Chicago.
"A scholarly and spiritual collection of essays on the role of the Catholic faith in the modern world ... from one of the most thoughtful men in the American hierarchy." -- Publishers Weekly