On Pilgrimage

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Bloomsbury Academic, Aug 1, 1999 - Religion - 470 pages
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This book provides an intimate look into Day's personal life as well as essential background for understanding the Catholic Worker movement, which she founded.

Day - now a candidate for beatification - is one of the most appealing of modern religious leaders. Here she reflects on the social and moral concerns of her day in the light of her faith in Christ and her experience of living the Gospel: the disenfranchised poor, the benefits of meaningful work, the significance of the family, the dangers of increasing commercialisation and secularism, the decline of moral standards, and the importance of faith.

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User Review  - Betsy Dion - Goodreads

This book consists of journal entries written by Dorothy Day over the course of a year. It has a lot of good spiritual reflections on daily life, and an interesting look into life on a farm as well as ... Read full review

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User Review  - Donna Quathamer - Goodreads

One of my heroes . . . or should I say heroin? Didn't live a perfect life, but in the end did good for others. Read full review

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About the author (1999)

Peter Day was born in Australia and educated at Sydney and Queensland universities before moving to England. A member of the Russian Orthodox Church, he has been engaged in education and has taught at a major Roman Catholic diocesan seminary.

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