Contains a brilliant analysis of the spiritual life. It is full of profound lessons and words of wisdom on sanctifying the present moment, the effect of conduct on belief, how to pray and meditate, and making up for the past.
About the Author
Archbishop Fulton J. Sheen (1895-1979), one of the 20th century's best-known and loved Catholic prelates, was a lecturer, professor, philosopher, preacher, and writer. He is widely regarded as the first clerical radio and television personality, hosting the popular “Life is Worth Living” TV show. He served as director of the Society for the Propagation of the Faith. A prolific writer, Archbishop Sheen authored two weekly syndicated newspaper columns that ran for nearly two decades as well as books including, The Cross and the Beatitudes: Lessons on Love and Forgiveness, Peace of Soul, and From the Angel's Blackboard: The Best of Fulton J. Sheen.
Most Helpful Customer Reviews
This book is easy to read and is applicable to everyone's life. Bishop Sheen analyzes the inner life of modern man and emphasizes spiritual growth as the key to happiness and peace. As relevant today as the day it was written.
For Catholics seeking a guide to inner peace, this is written for you! This helps the layperson find peace and solace deep within.