Selected Sermons, Prayers, and Devotions
The world in which we live, with its emphasis on materialism over spirituality, would have been all too familiar to John Henry Newman, the celebrated nineteenth-century Anglican preacher who converted to Roman Catholicism.
In this original selection of his public sermons, private prayers, and devotions, he guides a new generation of thoughtful believers to the Word of God, teaching them how to be in this world but not of it, how to reconcile faith and reason.
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Selected sermons, prayers, and devotionsUser Review - Not Available - Book Verdict
Long celebrated as a spiritual writer and autobiographer, and certainly among the most famous modern converts to Catholicism, Newman is news that has stayed news. Editors Thornton and Varenne have ... Read full review
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quite the rarest of things: a fellow in orders who takes christianity seriously (not the sort of thing the current archbish of canterbury would ever trouble himself about) and, not incidentally, the greatest prose stylist of the 19th century. one of the greatest minds operating at full capacity. Read full review