By (author) Pulitzer Prize-Winning Journalist and Historian Garry Wills
Format: Paperback / softback
Rosary by Pulitzer Prize-Winning Journalist and Historian Garry Wills
Book DescriptionIn an age when self -help methods abound and meditation is a common prescriptive, Garry Wills-one of the most respected writers on religious topics today-offers an extraordinary journey through one of the oldest aids to spiritual contemplation. Drawing together history and readings from scripture, Wills explains the beads on the rosary and the moments in Christ's life they represent, illustrating each mystery with a stunning Tintoretto painting. The result is an illuminating and poignant exploration of the power of prayer that will edify and inspire readers.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780143037972
(130mm x 196mm x 18mm)
Imprint: Penguin USA
Publisher: Penguin Putnam Inc
Publish Date: 13-Jul-1931
Country of Publication: United States
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Author Biography - Pulitzer Prize-Winning Journalist and Historian Garry Wills
Garry Wills is one of the most respected writers on religion today. He is the author of Saint Augustine's Childhood, Saint Augustine's Memory, and Saint Augustine's Sin, the first three volumes in this series, as well as the Penguin Lives biography Saint Augustine. His other books include "Negro President" Jefferson and the Slave Power, Why I Am a Catholic, Papal Sin, and Lincoln at Gettysburg, which won the Pulitzer Prize.
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