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When Love Had A Face

When Love Had A Face

by Klaus Luthardt
     
 
The central theme of this remarkable book of poetry is Christ, the Word, the face of Love, the Christ of history and of the heart. The poems describe the seeker who cannot experience peace and joy without the Love which Christ was the first to embody fully. We read here of ancient truth still calling us, pointing us to an understanding that leads to compassion, to

Overview

The central theme of this remarkable book of poetry is Christ, the Word, the face of Love, the Christ of history and of the heart. The poems describe the seeker who cannot experience peace and joy without the Love which Christ was the first to embody fully. We read here of ancient truth still calling us, pointing us to an understanding that leads to compassion, to love and knowledge, emerging in our time. This book will prompt you to reexamine your thoughts about faith and religion. It will evoke your deepest perceptions and intuitions as it explores the role of spirituality in our lives. Whatever your beliefs or ideas about life and death, you will gain new insight as you read. The moving language and vivid imagery will touch and inspire you in your innermost being.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781453733868
Publisher:
CreateSpace Publishing
Publication date:
10/24/2010
Pages:
88
Product dimensions:
5.00(w) x 8.00(h) x 0.21(d)

Meet the Author

Born in Vienna, Austria, Klaus Luthardt was educated in Germany, Canada, and the United States. He has taught English language and literature at the university level as well as German language and culture to U.S. diplomats preparing for overseas assignments. His career has included developing educational programs for the Smithsonian Associates, working in the continuing education division of the University of Virginia, managing a foreign language program where 28 different languages were taught, and conducting a writers' workshop for several years. In addition, he has worked in construction, served as a hotel concierge, worked in the wine business, and cleaned up oil spills. He and his wife enjoy being on a Greek island, working in their rocky garden, and learning the Greek language and traditional dances.

Luthardt's novel, Knight on Mount Abba, was published in 2010. He has also published a number of poems and articles, both online and in various publications. Some of his poems have been set to music and performed in concerts.

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