Item description for Living in Ordinary Time: The Letters of Agatha Rosetti Hessley (American Catholic Experience) by Maryellen O'Brein...
Overview In this reflection on the historically significant letters of Agatha Rosetti Hessley, an ordinary Catholic laywoman who wrote about her experiences with the post-Vatican II church faithfully each week, MaryEllen O'Brien uncovers the lived experience of laypeople in the United States from 1972-1993 and its relevance to our lives today.
Publishers Description Most spiritual memoirs are written by religious professionals. The American Catholic Experience series is an innovative new collection of books exploring the stories of individual Catholics in the United States as they reflect on what it has meant as Catholic laity to live out their faith amidst the joys and challenges of their daily lives?on their jobs, with their families and friends, and in their communities and churches. In Living in Ordinary Time, a historically significant reflection on the letters of Agatha Rosetti Hessley, an ordinary Catholic laywoman who wrote about her experiences with the post-Vatican II church faithfully each week, MaryEllen O?Brien uncovers the lived experience of laypeople in the U.S. from 1972 to1993 and its relevance to our lives today.
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Studio: ACTA Publications
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 7.72" Width: 5.68" Height: 0.28" Weight: 0.27 lbs.
Release Date Apr 15, 2005
Publisher ACTA Publications
Series American Catholic Experience
ISBN 0879462868 ISBN13 9780879462864
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More About Maryellen O'Brein
MaryEllen O?Brien, a writer, lecturer and radio personality, is now studying for her doctorate in theology in Chicago.
Maryellen O'Brein currently resides in Chicago, in the state of Illinois.