The Name Of Jesus

The Name Of Jesus

by Irenee Hausherr
     
 

"Pray continually," Scripture exhorts. "Do everything in the name of the Lord Jesus." Striving to obey, christian monks of the East joined adoration and compunction in unceasing prayer. In the course of fourteen centuries, they developed what some have called 'the only perfect way of prayer,' the Jesus Prayer: Jesus Christ, Son of God, have mercy on me (a sinner).See more details below

Overview

"Pray continually," Scripture exhorts. "Do everything in the name of the Lord Jesus." Striving to obey, christian monks of the East joined adoration and compunction in unceasing prayer. In the course of fourteen centuries, they developed what some have called 'the only perfect way of prayer,' the Jesus Prayer: Jesus Christ, Son of God, have mercy on me (a sinner).

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. . . deservedly a classic in spiritual writing and necessary reading for all those interested in the method of Eastern Christian prayer.
The Heythrop Journal

For the reader who desires God, here is the book that speaks to the heart.
The Living Church

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780879079444
Publisher:
Liturgical Press, The
Publication date:
01/01/1978
Series:
Cistercian Studies, #44
Pages:
372
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.83(d)

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