The School of Prayer: An Introduction to The Divine Office for All Christians

The School of Prayer: An Introduction to The Divine Office for All Christians

by John Brook
     
 

Anyone seeking a more complete prayer life eventually comes up against the Divine Office, a formidable obstacle for the uninitiated. Here is a clear, simple, and complete introduction that will guide anyone wishing to take up morning, evening, and night prayer from the Divine Office.

The basic principle of the Office is explained, and the method of putting the

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Overview

Anyone seeking a more complete prayer life eventually comes up against the Divine Office, a formidable obstacle for the uninitiated. Here is a clear, simple, and complete introduction that will guide anyone wishing to take up morning, evening, and night prayer from the Divine Office.

The basic principle of the Office is explained, and the method of putting the principle into practice is detailed. With the Office providing both the words and the discipline, a consistent prayer life based on the Divine Office can be built. Pocket-sized, with ribbon marker.

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A marvelous text for college students and anyone desiring to learn more so they may better tap the riches of the Psalms and the Divine Office-superbly ordered!
Sister Karen Wilhelmy

This commentary on the Divine Office will help laypeople, novices and students to better understand the make-up of the Hours, and deepen their appreciation of the Scriptures that compose the Office
Spiritual Life

A helpful commentary on the psalms for each day of the week is found here in one handy volume.
Liguorian

In the hurried and, at times, harried Advent season Father Peltz offers us a chance to slow down and focus on the workings of God in our everyday life.
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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780814620281
Publisher:
Liturgical Press, The
Publication date:
07/28/1991
Pages:
480
Sales rank:
387,007
Product dimensions:
3.80(w) x 6.45(h) x 0.92(d)

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