Through the Narrow Gate: A Memoir of Spiritual Discovery

Through the Narrow Gate: A Memoir of Spiritual Discovery

by Karen Armstrong
     
 

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Read and cherished by thousands all over the world since it was first published in 1981, Through the Narrow Gate takes the reader on a spiritual journey that began one September day in 1962 when Karen Armstrong said good-bye to her family at London's King's Cross station and journeyed on to the convent in Tripton to become a nun. Through the Narrow Gate is by turns a… See more details below

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Read and cherished by thousands all over the world since it was first published in 1981, Through the Narrow Gate takes the reader on a spiritual journey that began one September day in 1962 when Karen Armstrong said good-bye to her family at London's King's Cross station and journeyed on to the convent in Tripton to become a nun. Through the Narrow Gate is by turns a book of spiritual revelation and an intimate look at life inside the cloistered walls of the convent.

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"An emotive, spiritually intimate, and often quite moving memoir...written with affection, some humor, and bittersweet regret."
- Kirkus Reviews

"A scrupulous record of one woman's spiritual journey, excellently written and profoundly moving."
- Cosmopolitan

Cosmopolitan

A scrupulous record of one woman's spiritual journey, excellently written and profoundly moving.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780708909416
Publisher:
Ulverscroft Large Print Books, Ltd.
Publication date:
04/01/1983
Series:
Ulverscroft Large Print Series
Pages:
544
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.75(h) x (d)

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