Rosary by Pulitzer Prize-Winning Journalist and Historian Garry Wills
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Rosary
By Pulitzer Prize-Winning Journalist and Historian Garry Wills

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Rosary by Pulitzer Prize-Winning Journalist and Historian Garry Wills

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In 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 Details

ISBN: 9780143037972
ISBN-10: 0143037978
Format: Paperback / softback
(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 Willsis a historian and the author of theNew York TimesbestsellersWhat Jesus Meant, Papal Sin, Why I Am a Catholic, andWhy Priests?, among others. A frequent contributor totheNew York Review of Booksand other publications, Wills is a Pulitzer Prize winner and a professor emeritus at Northwestern University. He lives in Evanston, Illinois."

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