Lent and Easter Wisdom from Saint Benedict: Daily Scripture and Prayers Together with Saint Benedict's Own Words

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Liguori Publications, 2007 - Religion - 122 pages
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G. K. Chesterton is one of the few Christian thinkers admired and quoted equally by Christians of all types and even by non-Christians. Each daily reflection in this book--from Ash Wednesday through the Second Sunday of Easter--begins with thoughts from the finest writings of Chesterton on an appropriate theme and supported by Scripture, a prayer, and a suggested activity for spiritual growth.
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GK Chesterton is perhaps the most keen mind in the philosophy of common sense and its application to religious life. In this 54 day text one is confronted with an amazing logic, well selected ... Read full review

Review: Lent and Easter Wisdom from GK Chesterton: Daily Scripture and Prayers Together with GK Chesterton's Own Words

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A disappointing book. To use the name of GK Chesterton is to set expectations very high, and this book fails to meet those expectations. The daily meditations are not my idea of learning from GK ... Read full review

About the author (2007)

Gilbert Keith Chesterton, KC*SG (29 May 1874 - 14 June 1936) better known as G.K. Chesterton, was an English writer, lay theologian, poet, philosopher, dramatist, journalist, orator, literary and art critic, biographer, and Christian apologist. Chesterton is often referred to as the "prince of paradox." Time magazine, in a review of a biography of Chesterton, observed of his writing style: "Whenever possible Chesterton made his points with popular sayings, proverbs, allegories-first carefully turning them inside out.

Thom Satterlee is assistant professor of English at Taylor University in Upland, Indiana, and advisor for the university's student literary magazine, Parnassus. His poetry has appeared in Alaska Quarterly Review, Image, Southwest Review, and The Southern Review and has been selected for Poetry Daily.

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