Ray Chidell is a professional author and publisher (as director of Claritax Books) working in the field of UK taxation. A graduate of Cambridge University, he is a Catholic convert. The book Why Catholic was written as a non-commercial venture to share some personal insights into the treasures of the Catholic Church.
This book (2nd edition July 2011) explains the unique nature of the Church of Rome. The text explores the source of the Church’s authority and provides informed commentary on some of the principal areas that divide Catholic and other Christian teaching. The book explains the Church’s stance on such topics as scripture and tradition, Mary and the Eucharist.