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He Is Risen: Reflections on Easter and the Forty Days of Lent (Faithwords)

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In this informative and celebratory read, Richard Abanes calls Christians to focus on the true meaning and significance of Easter. To do this, he examines different aspects of this holy day, including its origin in ?the old rugged cross,? what Lent is for, how Christians celebrate Easter worldwide, and where traditions grew from in history. While jelly beans fill ...more
Hardcover, 288 pages
Published February 5th 2008 by FaithWords (first published February 1st 2008)
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Marta hoelscher
Feb 25, 2009 Marta hoelscher rated it it was amazing
He Is Risen: Reflections on Easter and the Forty Days of Lent
by Richard Abanes

Hardcover: 288 pages
Publisher: FaithWords (February 5, 2008)
Language: English
ISBN-10: 044669679X
ISBN-13: 978-0446696791

When I saw Valerie at FaithWords post a link to this book I had to go and see what it was about. (before anyone says a word I know this is a sickness...I can't resist a book!). Here is a link to an online preview of the book. Take a peak inside He Is Risen yourself.

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Kim
Apr 05, 2015 Kim rated it it was amazing
Great little companion book for Lent. No religious jargon, but some nice prayers and scriptures to go along with exploring the biblical, historical, and cultural origins of the traditions of Christianity.
Christine
Apr 17, 2014 Christine rated it it was amazing
Excellent book I would recommend for all Christians to read during Lent and Holy Week! Short, interesting chapters to read each day
Vicky
Apr 02, 2013 Vicky rated it really liked it
Great little book. Reflections on the history of Easter, the meaning of some symbols, and some more specifics on Jesus' last day.
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