The God Who Won't Let Go

Overview

Fr. Peter van Breemen reminds us that in an age where everything seems temporary, the love of God is permanent. God won't let go of us.
In this beautifully written, personal exploration, van Breemen enters the depths of forgiveness, mercy, compassion, and resurrection. A book written for our age, its message is timeless: there is absolutely nothing that can sever us from the love of God.
Inspired by van Breemen's series of retreats in Bingen, ...
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Overview

Fr. Peter van Breemen reminds us that in an age where everything seems temporary, the love of God is permanent. God won't let go of us.
In this beautifully written, personal exploration, van Breemen enters the depths of forgiveness, mercy, compassion, and resurrection. A book written for our age, its message is timeless: there is absolutely nothing that can sever us from the love of God.
Inspired by van Breemen's series of retreats in Bingen, Germany celebrating St. Hildegard, The God Who Won't Let Go is a gift, an invitation for each of us to experience for ourselves the God whose love is life's foundation. Here van Breemen becomes our own retreat partner, walking with us into the very heart of God.
Experience life's center, the love of the God who holds onto us through every turn in our lives.

Author Biography: Peter G. van Breemen is author of several books, including As Bread That Is Broken, Called by Name, Certain as the Dawn, and Let All God's Glory Through. His influence on the church stretches worldwide, as his best-selling books have been published in many languages. He presently resides in Aachen, Germany, where he is a retreat director and spiritual director.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780877937463
  • Publisher: Ave Maria Press
  • Publication date: 8/28/2001
  • Edition description: New Edition
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 162
  • Sales rank: 275,588
  • Product dimensions: 5.50 (w) x 8.50 (h) x 0.37 (d)

Table of Contents

Preface 7
1. "Wait there for me" 9
2. We all need more love than we deserve 21
3. Source of our freedom 33
4. "What I do, I do not understand" 47
5. We all need forgiveness 59
6. "I have chosen you to go out and to bear fruit" 71
7. "I have given you an example" 83
8. Attentiveness--the foundation of love 95
9. Respect--the heart of love 107
10. "Father, forgive them..." 119
11. The crucified Jesus 131
12. The risen Lord 145
Notes 157
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