Carrying the Cross with Christ

Carrying the Cross with Christ

by Joseph T. Sullivan
     
 

Here is a handbook for those wishing to make the stations of thecrosssecond only to the Holy Rosary in terms of modern devotion among the laity. Each station contains a drawing of the scene, a quote from Scripture, a short ejaculation at the beginning, a meditation on that particular station, and the closing prayers Our Father, Hail Mary, and Glory Be. In addition,

Overview

Here is a handbook for those wishing to make the stations of thecrosssecond only to the Holy Rosary in terms of modern devotion among the laity. Each station contains a drawing of the scene, a quote from Scripture, a short ejaculation at the beginning, a meditation on that particular station, and the closing prayers Our Father, Hail Mary, and Glory Be. In addition, the author explains the origins of the stations. Drawing on scripture, sacred tradition, and historical analysis, this book on a popular, perennial devotion is ideal for Lenten use or for use all year round. Regardless of where it is used, this book provides the reader with a journey with Christ as he carries his Cross.

Highlights:
easytohandle size
may be used in a church or chapel where users move from station to station
is perfect for those who don't have access to the stationssomeone who is ill, bedridden, or housebound
reintroduces the popular IlluminationBook series
could be used by religious education classes in parishes or parochial schools

 

About the Author
Rev. Joseph T. Sullivan is a priest of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Burlington, Vermont and pastor of Saint Patrick's Church in Fairfield. He currently serves as director of evangelization for the diocese and is the author of six books on prayer and spirituality.

 

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780809143061
Publisher:
Paulist Press
Publication date:
01/28/2005
Series:
Illumination Bks.
Pages:
48
Product dimensions:
4.90(w) x 6.80(h) x 0.30(d)

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