Stars in a Dark World: Stories of the Saints and Holy Days of the Liturgy

Stars in a Dark World: Stories of the Saints and Holy Days of the Liturgy

by Fr John Julian OJN

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Overview

"Stars in a Dark World illuminates for us those individuals who knew in their hearts the great love of God, who knew how far they were from perfection. They lived courageously, taking steps without knowing what would be accomplished, addressing the complexities of their world with singleness of purpose and understanding, and confronting the struggles of daily life because they were no more and no less. This compelling familiarity and intimacy invites us into the mystery of the gracious God who called the saints to maturity in Christ." -- from the forward by Bishop Richard F. Grein

Stars in a Dark World, by Fr. John-Julian, OJN, is the most comprehensive and detailed collection of the biographies of the saints and background information about the holy days of the Episcopal liturgy available today. This 700-page book is the result of over seven years of research and study, and covers all liturgical commemorations approved for use through 2006.

Product Details

BN ID: 2940148914785
Publisher: Forward Movement
Publication date: 11/12/2013
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 310
File size: 2 MB

About the Author

Fr. John-Julian, OJN, is an Episcopal priest and monk. He is the founder of the Order of Julian of Norwich, a contemplative Order of the Episcopal Church with both monks and nuns in the same order, under the same vows, and with equal status.

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