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Daysprings [electronic resource] : Meditations for the Weekdays of Advent, Lent and Easter. Sam Portaro.

Portaro, Sam. (Author).
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  • ISBN: 9781461624103 (electronic bk)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource
  • Date Published: 2012.

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Summary, etc.: "Dayspring, my dictionary tells me, is an archaic word meaning 'dawn.' But I have chosen Daysprings as the title for this collection of meditations for the several meanings in the ancient word and its components. I hope these brief reflections shed new light on old, familiar passages and illuminate the way through new ones. I also hope these pieces will prove to be springboards to new and creative meditation for readers, pastors, and preachers, and that they will find within these pieces an extra buoyancy for each day. Lastly, I hope these thoughts will flow like fresh, living waters through days of fast and feast, bringing refreshment.—from the PrefaceIn his accompanying volume to Brightest and Best: A Companion to the Lesser Feasts and Fasts, Sam Portaro offers meditations for each of the weekdays for the seasons of Advent, Christmas, Epiphany, Lent, Holy Week, and Easter. Following the lectionary texts for each day, he focuses on the seasonal themes...
Reproduction Note: Electronic reproduction. Lanham : Cowley Publications, 2012. Requires OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 100518 KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 1275 KB) or Amazon Kindle (file size: N/A KB).
Subject: Nonfiction.
Religion & Spirituality.
Genre: Electronic books.

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