In God's Holy Light: Wisdom from the Desert Monastics

published by Franciscan Media | Hardback - With dust jacket | 144 pages
$ 22.99
Renowned spiritual writer Joan Chittister explores the sayings of the Desert Mothers and Fathers, finding wisdom from that ancient tradition that speaks to your life today. This popular introduction to a powerful source of Christian wisdom can be a companion to your own spiritual journey.

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An excellent companion for your Lenten journey

This pocket-sized booklet contains 1-page daily reflections in an interesting and efficient format: St. Kolbe’s personal life + examples his greater spiritual impact on humanity + prayer to our Lord and/or Blessed Mother. Definitely worth it, and consider buying more in bulk and sharing it with others as I did!

Desert Monastics

I enjoy reading these books as they cause you to think.

Joan Chittister, O.S.B., is an internationally known writer and lecturer and the executive director of Benetvision, a resource and research center for contemporary spirituality in Erie, Pennsylvania. A Benedictine Sister of Erie, Pennsylvania, she served as president of the Leadership Conference of Women Religious, president of the Conference of American Benedictine Prioresses, and was prioress of the Benedictine Sisters of Erie for twelve years. Sister Joan received her doctorate from Penn State University in speech communications theory. She has written more than forty books and received numerous awards for her work on behalf of peace and women in church and in society.

Product Type:  Book

Item Number:  #B36831

ISBN:  9781616368319

Publication Date:  2015


Imprint:  Franciscan Media

Trim Size:  139.7 mm X 215.9 mm X
(Approx. 5.5 in X 8.5 in X )

Pages:  144

List Price:  $ 22.99