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Preparing for Christmas With Richard Rohr: Daily Reflections for Advent

Preparing for Christmas With Richard Rohr: Daily Reflections for Advent

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by Richard Rohr O.F.M.
     
 

“Advent is not about a sentimental waiting for the Baby Jesus,” Richard Rohr asserts. Advent is a time to focus our expectations and anticipation on “the adult Christ, the Cosmic Christ,” who challenges us to empty ourselves, to lose ourselves, to surrender.

Drawing on selections from his best-selling inspirational lecture on CD,

Overview


“Advent is not about a sentimental waiting for the Baby Jesus,” Richard Rohr asserts. Advent is a time to focus our expectations and anticipation on “the adult Christ, the Cosmic Christ,” who challenges us to empty ourselves, to lose ourselves, to surrender.

Drawing on selections from his best-selling inspirational lecture on CD, Preparing for Christmas With Richard Rohr, this booklet provides daily reflections and prayers for the Advent season, along with each day's Scripture readings and questions for reflection. A wonderful resource for personal prayer, this attractive, 80-page, pocket-sized booklet is a perfect companion for your Advent preparation.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780867168839
Publisher:
Franciscan Media
Publication date:
08/01/2008
Pages:
73
Product dimensions:
3.80(w) x 5.40(h) x 0.40(d)

Meet the Author


Franciscan priest RICHARD ROHR is founder and animator of the Center for Action and Contemplation in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Author of numerous books, including Things Hidden: Scripture As Spirituality (St. Anthony Messenger Press), he gives retreats and lectures internationally.

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I purchased 20 for a Resident Care Home that I run and the Sisters really liked the books.