Joseph Pearce

Joseph Pearce is an English-born writer and convert to the Catholic Faith who lives in the USA.  He is Director of Book Publishing at the Augustine Institute, editor of the St. Austin Review, and series editor of the Ignatius Critical Editions. He is the author of numerous books, including the TAN Books best-seller Benedict XVI: Defender of the Faith.


Pope Benedict XVI’s Spiritual Challenge

The following is an excerpt taken from Joseph Pearce’s biography, Benedict XVI: Defender of the Faith. Like the Infant Christ, Pope Benedict XVI was a man of humility and prayer. He never sought prestige and power; rather, he preferred a life of reading, study, and solitude. He suffered silently for the salvation of souls and…


Benedict XVI and the Call to Holiness

When all is said and done, it’s all about good and evil. Those, like Nietzsche, who say otherwise are themselves evil. And, as Solzhenitsyn reminds us, the battle between good and evil takes place in each individual human heart. There is, therefore, no escaping this battle because it is being fought within our very core,…