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Overview This lyrical and inviting exploration of prayer by Franciscan poet and writer Murray Bodo offers a centering peace for a busy world. Landscape of Prayer may be read as an examination of a personal prayer history, in various settings-Thomas Merton's hermitage at Gethsemani, Kentucky; a Navajo hogan in the Southwest; fly-fishing in the middle of a trout stream; in a comfortable armchair with his mother's Navajo rug about his knees; the center of Franciscan thought and prayer, Assisi-or it may be read as a "how-to-pray" guide.
Publishers Description This lyrical and inviting exploration of prayer by a Franciscan poet and writer offers a centering peace for a busy world.
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Studio: Saint Anthony Messenger Press
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 8.58" Width: 5.56" Height: 0.49" Weight: 0.63 lbs.
Release Date May 1, 2003
Publisher Saint Anthony Messenger Press
ISBN 0867165170 ISBN13 9780867165173
Availability 136 units. Availability accurate as of Oct 27, 2016 09:25.
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More About Murray Bodo
MURRAY BODO, O.F.M., is a Franciscan priest and member of the Franciscan Academy. The award-winning author of numerous books, including the best-selling "Francis: The Journey and the Dream," and two books of poetry, "Sing Pilgrimage and Exile" and "Icarus in Assisi," Bodo has had his poems, stories and articles published in magazines and literary journals in the United States and Ireland. He resides in Cincinnati, Ohio, and spends his summers in Assisi as a staff member of Franciscan Pilgrimage Programs.
Murray Bodo currently resides in the state of Kentucky.
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Many facets of prayer Jul 27, 2009
Fr. Murray Bodo has compiled a multi-faceted look at prayer which reflect his Franciscan background as well as his experiences resulting in a life dedicated to prayer. Topics vary from contemplation; to the need for discussion of spiritual growth and teaching amongst ourselves; to spending a week Thomas Merton's hermitage in Gethsemani, KY; to an east - west conference where he spent time with the Dali Lama; interviewing an American Indian spiritual healer; to reflections on his remembering his father after his going home to the Lord. I enjoyed reading this book. I take away that we need to enter into the mystery of God, be still and attempt to listen. For it is there that the soul is changed, transformed without us ever being aware that anything is happening. Thank you Fr. Bodo for your writing and sharing your faith so that others may learn.