Item description for Praying With Dominic (Companions for the Journey) by Michael Monshau...
Overview Saint Dominic, the simple brother, the teacher of the faith, the preacher of the gospel, and the person of prayer, drew many of his contemporaries out of confusion and to Christ. In the same way, Dominic can be a faithful companion on the journey of today's Christian. Preaching the Good News was Dominic's passion, the focus around which he fashioned the spirituality that he bequeathed to his followers, and the absorbing task that defined and gave vibrancy to his entire life. Part of the Companions for the Journey Series of twenty-two favorite saints and spiritual guides, ready to accompany readers on their faith journey! Ten to fifteen themes that guided the life of an honored saint or spiritual guide are presented in each title of this series, showing how the subject of each book lived those themes, while making connections to our current time so that readers can apply the principles to their own lives. Every title features selections of the saint or spiritual guide's writings, commentaries that provide historical context and root the saint or spiritual guide's wisdom in Scripture, and suggested prayer exercises in each chapter. The Word Among Us Press is especially pleased to present these favorites in the Companions for the Journey Series, which for fifteen years has been read by many thousands of Catholics.
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Studio: Word Among Us Press
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 9.02" Width: 6.16" Height: 0.28" Weight: 0.45 lbs.
Release Date Sep 1, 2004
Publisher Word Among Us Press
Series Praying With
ISBN 0932085903 ISBN13 9780932085900
Availability 0 units.
More About Michael Monshau
Monshau is a priest of the Chicago Dominican Province and is author of Praying with Dominic in the Companions for the Journey series.
Reviews - What do customers think about Praying With Dominic (Companions for the Journey)?
Deeply personal and closer to God Oct 28, 2000
Deepen your awareness of the presence of our Lord with this beautifully written, easy to read book. Filled with inspiring stories of St.Dominic's spirituality and life, it gently guides you into a deeper awareness of God's presence. The reflections, designed to appeal to every personal preference, enhance your prayer life through meaningful exercises and guided meditations. I thank my parish pastor for his recomendation of this excellent book.