Foretaste of Heaven amidst Suffering: Living with the Life-Threatening Disease of Amyloidosis

Foretaste of Heaven amidst Suffering: Living with the Life-Threatening Disease of Amyloidosis

by Peter Toon
     
 

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Foretaste of Heaven is a witness to the enabling grace of God in a time of grave illness. It shows how the Christian hope of the Resurrection of the Dead and of Life Everlasting lifts the mind and heart above the sadness of imminent death and fills the soul with joyful anticipation of heaven. The Psalms in particular are seen as a well from which can be drawn

Overview

Foretaste of Heaven is a witness to the enabling grace of God in a time of grave illness. It shows how the Christian hope of the Resurrection of the Dead and of Life Everlasting lifts the mind and heart above the sadness of imminent death and fills the soul with joyful anticipation of heaven. The Psalms in particular are seen as a well from which can be drawn assurances of God as truly "a very present help in time of need."

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781608997909
Publisher:
Wipf & Stock Publishers
Publication date:
10/01/2010
Pages:
130
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x (d)

Meet the Author

The Reverend Dr. Peter Toon (1939 - 2009) was born in Yorkshire, England, and was a graduate of the University of London and of Oxford. He was ordained a priest in the Church of England in 1973, and taught theology in both England and America, and was also a visiting professor and guest lecturer at a variety of seminaries and universities in Asia, Europe, and Australia.

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