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Unworthy: a novel

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Abram Singer is a Catholic priest with an unusual name and a dark secret. Against the backdrop of gritty 1970s New York, in a simple, straightforward style, he tells us his story. The son of an absent Jewish father and a devout Italian mother, Abram was drawn to the meaningful structure of the seminary, eventually becoming a parish priest in Manhattan. His sincerest wish is to do God's work, but he is not without human failings: he is irresistibly attracted to women and has a secret lover named Lisa. But when an anonymous letter arrives threatening to expose his liaison, he is forced to decide whether the risks of his sin have become too great. Riveting and powerfully intimate, Unworthy unflinchingly explores the nature of faith, loyalty, and identity—and gives us a timeless portrait of a man trying to make his way in America's greatest city.
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subject_facetHistorical fiction
Love stories
New York (N.Y.) -- History -- 1951- -- Fiction
Priests -- Fiction
Secrecy -- Fiction
title_displayUnworthy : a novel
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Unworthy A Novel
title_shortUnworthy
title_suba novel
topic_facetFiction
History
Literature
Priests
Secrecy