The words of Pope John Paul II are collected in this elegant book of 365 wise and inspiring daily meditations taken his writings. An addition to our Year With series. Early response to both the Merton (14,00 net, 1/05) and Lewis (105,000 net since 11/03) yearly devotionals has been solid. A Year With John Paul Ii is an obvious addition to the series. With excerpts culled from both his writings and speeches, the selections will emphasize the most important teachings of John Paul II as well as inspirational material. With an introduction taken from Cardinal William W. Baum, head of the Holy See's Major Penitentiary and former archbishop of Washington.Vereb, Jerome M. is the author of 'Year With John Paul II Daily Meditations from His Writings And Prayers', published 2005 under ISBN 9780060845513 and ISBN 0060845511.