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The Way of the Saints: Prayers, Practices, and Meditations

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The compassion of St. Francis. The ardor of St. Catherine. The strength of St. Sebastian. Their stories are unique yet profoundly universal, capturing not only a wide range of human experience but also a wealth of timeless truths. Theirs are stories of faith, sacrifice, grace, and ultimately, love.The Way of the Saints offers the modern reader new ways to gain wisdom, comf ...more
Published November 1st 1999 by Perigee Books (first published October 26th 1998)
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Dec 02, 2009 Wanda rated it 4 of 5 stars
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In this collection of short bios about the saints, the author chose to write about many of the major saints as well as many of the more obscure saints. The author chose saints that he felt were interesting examples of the spiritual issues that concern modern men and women, Many of the saints lived in the "modern age", i.e. post-Renaissance. The author also includes quite a number of layperson saints.

All together this makes the books very interesting, informative and readable!
Interesting exercises and prayers. Wish it were more comprehensive but it was still pretty cool.
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