Item description for This War Is the Passion by Caryll Houselander & Lawrence S. Cunningham...
Overview Originally published in 1941, this book by the renowned British mystic and spiritual writer Caryll Houselander is once again new as modern readers learn from Houselander's encouragement of her compatriots to view their experience of World War II through the lens of Christ's passion. Writing with the intensity and immediacy of life in London during the blitz, Houselander's thought-provoking reflections continue to speak to believers today about the complex challenge they face to find Christ in the midst of the War on Terror. Writing in the tradition of Julian of Norwich, Catherine of Siena, and Teresa of Avila, Houselander's words resonate with Christians today regardless of their perspective on theology and the Church.
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Studio: Ave Maria Press
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 6.99" Width: 5.14" Height: 0.46" Weight: 0.4 lbs.
Release Date Apr 1, 2008
Publisher Ave Maria Press
Series Christian Classics - Ave Maria Press
ISBN 087061245X ISBN13 9780870612459
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More About Caryll Houselander & Lawrence S. Cunningham
Caryll Houselander (1901 1954) was an English artist who became one of the most popular Catholic spiritual writers of modern times. Although in poor health for most of her short life, her literary and artistic output was remarkable. Beginning in 1927 until her death in 1954, she wrote and published constantly. With the publication of This War Is the Passion in 1941, she became one of the most popular and highly respected religious writers of the period.
Caryll Houselander was born in 1901 and died in 1954.