The Wellspring Of Worship / Edition 1

The Wellspring Of Worship / Edition 1

by Jean Corbon, Matthew J. O'Connell
     
 

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ISBN-10: 1586170228

ISBN-13: 9781586170226

Pub. Date: 04/28/2005

Publisher: Ignatius Press

The Sacred Liturgy, declares Vatican II, is the font from which all the Church's spiritual power flows. In his modern classic workThe Wellspring of Worship, Fr. Jean Corbon explores the meaning of the Liturgy as the "wellspring" or source of the Church's life and worship of God. The Liturgy itself is a sharing in the mystery of the Triune God and in the

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The Sacred Liturgy, declares Vatican II, is the font from which all the Church's spiritual power flows. In his modern classic workThe Wellspring of Worship, Fr. Jean Corbon explores the meaning of the Liturgy as the "wellspring" or source of the Church's life and worship of God. The Liturgy itself is a sharing in the mystery of the Triune God and in the Incarnation, Passion, Death, Resurrection and Ascension of Jesus. Corbon writes that it is "the mystery of the river of life that streams from the Father and the Lamb", into which believers are to be drawn. In this way, the divine river waters their entire lives, renewing and transforming them.

The Wellspring of Worshipis a masterful reflection on the mystery of God's Trinitarian life and how the Church's members participate in that life through the Liturgy.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781586170226
Publisher:
Ignatius Press
Publication date:
04/28/2005
Pages:
266
Sales rank:
390,388
Product dimensions:
5.00(w) x 7.75(h) x (d)

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