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Holy Stuff of Life: Stories, Poems, and Prayers about Human Things

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This book is a narrative treasure hunt for the implicit holiness of human things and a quest for a transformative encounter that turns consumption into consecration. Readers will explore the holy human connections of things such as apple seeds, a tattoo, dish towels, a broken chalice, and extra-virgin cooking oil blessed by the pope.
Paperback, 145 pages
Published September 1st 2006 by Pilgrim Press
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Patty
That I have read this book is serendipity at its best. I bought this because it is the book being discussed at a retreat that one of my friends plans. She told me about the retreat several months ago and I bought the book in case I could make the retreat. I knew nothing about the author or what she had to say.

When these meditations arrived at my house, I glanced at the cover and filed it away for later. At that point I still didn't know if I was going on the retreat. So, when at the last minute
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Nov 28, 2014 Jane rated it it was amazing
Very inspiring and moving. Recommend taking time to read this initially to savor each portion. Will keep this book as a "go to" book for re-reading in pieces.
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