Sister Wendy's Meditations on the Mysteries of Our Faith

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Through inspirational text and images, Sister Wendy Beckett, the world-renowned art expert, and Duccio di Buoninsegna (c. 1255-1319), the first of the Great Italian renaissance painters, join forces to offer us a privileged meditation into the story of our salvation in Christ.

The mysteries of our faith-darkness and light, falsity and truth, dying and rising, humanity and divinity, Lent and Easter-were all very vivid and concrete dimensions of daily life in the Middle Ages. ...

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Overview

Through inspirational text and images, Sister Wendy Beckett, the world-renowned art expert, and Duccio di Buoninsegna (c. 1255-1319), the first of the Great Italian renaissance painters, join forces to offer us a privileged meditation into the story of our salvation in Christ.

The mysteries of our faith-darkness and light, falsity and truth, dying and rising, humanity and divinity, Lent and Easter-were all very vivid and concrete dimensions of daily life in the Middle Ages. Here, Sister Wendy reminds us that this reality-its challenges and consequences-is still with us.

Sister Wendy Beckett is a canonically consecrated virgin and hermit, living on the grounds of the Carmelite monastery at Quidenham, in Norfolk, England. A world-renown art expert, she is the author of more than a dozen books and has narrated several major art documentaries for the BBC.

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  • ISBN-13: 9780764815775
  • Publisher: Liguori Publications
  • Publication date: 1/1/2007
  • Pages: 64
  • Sales rank: 793,624
  • Product dimensions: 4.30 (w) x 6.20 (h) x 0.20 (d)

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Sister Wendy Beckett is a consecrated virgin and hermit, living on the grounds of the Carmelite monastery at Quidenham, in Norfolk, England. A world-renown art expert, she is the author of more than a dozen books and has narrated several major art documentaries for the BBC.
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