Item description for Crossing: Reclaiming the Landscape of Our Lives by Mark Barrett...
Overview The Benedictine tradition of praying the divine hours--prayers said at specific times of the day--helps Christians reclaim the landscape of human living. Barrett focuses on five of the monastic hours, illuminating the spiritual journey and choices one must make.
Publishers Description Illuminates the spiritual journey we all take and the choices we all take and the choices we make by focusing on five of the monastic hours, from Vigils which reflect on the edges of the day and our own difficulty in choosing to begin the journey, through Compline or night prayer, the time for letting go and remembering the reality of death. Full of humor and eloquently written, Crossing shows Christians how to bring faith and human experience together."
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Studio: Morehouse Publishing
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 8.52" Width: 5.49" Height: 0.43" Weight: 0.4 lbs.
Release Date Mar 1, 2008
Publisher MOREHOUSE PUBLISHING #103
ISBN 0819222909 ISBN13 9780819222909
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A lesson in the nature of spirituality Jun 5, 2002
Mark Barrett's Crossing: Reclaiming The Landscape Of Our Lives is a powerful treastis written especially for those who believe in God, yet struggle to understand the sad Mysteries that chronically perplex humanity. A moving, personal testimony of the author's experiences, wisdom, and faith, Crossing is a lesson in the nature of spirituality and a most thought-provoking read which is confidently recommended for Christians of all denominational backgrounds.