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Overview With lavish illustrations and exhaustive research, "Healing Plants of the Bible" will acquaint readers with thirty-eight of the plants most often appearing in Scripture, the lore behind their medicinal properties, and meditations that focus on their ability to heal the spirit. An appendix offers scriptural and medicinal information on forty additional plants.
Publishers Description ""Consider the lilies of the field, how they grow; they neither toil nor spin, yet I tell you, even Solomon in all his glory was not clothed like one of these..." (Matthew 6:28-29)." This unique and beautiful book offers information about the healing plants mentioned in hundreds of Bible verses, their scriptural context, their use in biblical times, present-day uses and their role in healing body, mind and soul. "Healing Plants of the Bible: History, Lore and Meditations" invites readers to consider not only the lilies of the field, but dozens of other flowers, herbs, trees and plants mentioned in the Bible. With lavish illustrations and exhaustive research, this volume details 38 of the plants most often appearing in Scripture, the lore behind their medicinal properties and meditations that focus on their ability to heal the spirit. An appendix offers scriptural and medicinal information on 40 additional plants.
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Studio: Saint Anthony Messenger Press
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 10.44" Width: 6.92" Height: 0.72" Weight: 1.64 lbs.
Release Date Oct 8, 2003
Publisher Saint Anthony Messenger Press
ISBN 0867164670 ISBN13 9780867164671
Availability 0 units.
More About Vincenzina Krymow & A. Joseph Barrish
VINCENZINA KRYMOW wrote the award-winning "Mary s Flowers: Gardens, Legends and Meditations" (St. Anthony Messenger Press and Novalis). Her research for "Healing Plants of the Bible" took her to Scripture gardens throughout the world. Her work appears in regional journals and on the Mary s Gardens home page and the Marian Library Mary Page. Her spirituality was nurtured by her mother and her love of gardening by her father. She lives in Centerville, Ohio, with her husband, Jo. A. JOSEPH BARRISH, S.M., is an artist, designer and liturgical design consultant in Dayton, Ohio. Using the graphic technique of serigraph, he hand-colored each print in this book, a practice common in hand-printed woodcuts in medieval and Renaissance Europe. He illustrated "Mary s Flowers: Gardens, Legends and Meditations." SISTER M. JEAN FRISK, Schoenstatt Sisters of Mary, has a master s degree in theology with a Marian concentration and a Licentiate in sacred theology. She has spent many years in education and twelve years in retreat and pilgrimage work in Europe. She is on the staff of the Marian Library/International Marian Research Institute and the University of Dayton and edits their Mary Page. She wrote the meditations for "Mary s Flowers: Gardens, Legends and Meditations.""
Vincenzina Krymow currently resides in Centerville, in the state of Ohio.
Reviews - What do customers think about Healing Plants of the Bible: History, Lore, & Meditations?
Healing Plants of the Bible Aug 2, 2006
This book was informative and interesting. I recommend anyone read it.
Well worth reading! Jan 24, 2003
Just finished reading Dr. Tim Morrison's book, Healing Plants of the Bible. Wow! His research is amazing...and then he took all that information and presented it in a way that it's not only educational but interesting as well. I can hardly wait to see what he writes next!