Lent and Easter Wisdom From St AugustineAgnes Cunningham, SSCM, is a prominent academic and considered to be an expert on the early Church Fathers, one of which is Augustine. In her book Lent and Easter Wisdom from St. Augustine, she has selected insightful passages from his writings to be used each day during Lent and through the week after Easter Sunday. The book includes a biography of St. Augustine and a chapter on the history, purpose and meaning of Lent itself which expands on what Lent could mean in the life of one who participates fully in the Lenten experience. The title of each daily offering in Lent and Easter Wisdom from St. Augustine offers a clue as to what will be contemplated on that day and includes such titles as "Journey Together, Do Not Neglect Hospitality and My Faith Makes Me Different". Each daily offering starts with words from the writings and sermons of St. Augustine, offers a relevant scripture passage, presents a prayer relating to the above writings and then suggests an action to take to make the daily offering more meaningful in the life of the reader. If you are looking for a book on which to meditate and take with you on your Lenten journey you will find Lent and Easter Wisdom from St. Augustine offering you and inspirational, encouraging and challenging message.
Lent and Easter Wisdom from St. Augustine Agnes Cunningham, SSCM Daily Lenten Meditations Paperback