Meditations for Lent
Processing...

Meditations for Lent

By Bishop Jacques-Bénigne Bossuet, Christopher O. Blum
Product Code: 9781933184999

No reviews yet. Write review.


USD $12.95 USD $12.30


Qty

Product Description

•••••

Click Here to view all Lenten products

Even three hundred years ago, believers found it difficult to sustain for forty days the proper Lenten spirit. That's why even then, countless Christians turned to the writings of Bishop Jacques-BĂ©nigne Bossuet (1627-1704), whose great piety and simple eloquence won him renown as one of the greatest preachers of his time. From Bishop Bossuet's sermons and spiritual writings, believers drew ever greater Lenten wisdom and strength.

Now translator Christopher Blum has selected from Bishop Bossuet's voluminous works fifty brief but remarkably powerful meditations that complement the daily readings at Mass during the Lenten season, thus offering to us the perfect companion for a thoughtful and fruitful Lent.

If you read and meditate briefly on just one of them each day in Lent, I guarantee that this good French bishop's eloquence will soon have you not merely remembering the events of Christ's journey to His Crucifixion; it will have you spiritually walking with Him on that journey . . . which is precisely what we are called to do in Lent!

 
Read More
Read Less

Reviews

•••••

There are no reviews for this item yet. Write the first review.

Best Sellers

•••••