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Light upon light [electronic resource] : A Literary Guide to Prayer for Advent, Christmas, and Epiphany. Sarah Arthur.

Arthur, Sarah. (Author).
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  • ISBN: 9781612616087 (electronic bk)
  • ISBN: 9781612616070 (electronic bk)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource
  • Date Published: 2014.

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Summary, etc.: This collection of daily and weekly readings goes through the liturgical seasons of winter — including Advent, Christmas and Epiphany. New voices such as Amit Majmudar and Scott Cairns are paired with well-loved classics by Dickens, Andersen, and Eliot. "For years I have been seeking a book which weaves scripture, prayer and the finest poetry and fiction into the devotional experience of Advent, Christmas, and Epiphany. Finally I have found it: an elegant and accessible gem with some classic texts and a rich selection from contemporary literature. This is not only a useful book, it is edifying and exciting reading—the perfect way for the literature lover to focus, meditate and celebrate this time of year." — Jill Peláez Baumgaertner, poet; Professor of English and Dean of Humanities and Theological Studies, Wheaton College "Maybe it's not right to think of feasting during the somewhat penitential season of Advent, but that is what this book is: a sumptuous...
Reproduction Note: Electronic reproduction. Orleans : Paraclete Press, 2014. Requires OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 1665 KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 272 KB) or Amazon Kindle (file size: N/A KB).
Subject: Nonfiction.
Religion & Spirituality.
Genre: Electronic books.

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