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Engaging Benedict

What The Rule Can Teach Us Today

by Laura Swan

  • 35 Want to read
  • 28 Currently reading

Published by Christian Classics .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Christianity,
  • Religion - Classic Works,
  • Monasticism,
  • Religion - Catholicism,
  • Spirituality - General,
  • Religion,
  • Spiritual life,
  • Saint, Abbot of Monte Cassino,
  • Christian Life - Inspirational - Catholic,
  • Inspirational - Catholic,
  • Benedict,,
  • Regula,
  • Saint, Abbot of Monte Cassino

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages188
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8344120M
    ISBN 100870612328
    ISBN 109780870612329
    OCLC/WorldCa57124298

    The Welle Book Arts Studio provides an engaging and inspiring hands-on learning environment in editing, publishing, art, history, and English courses at the College of Saint Benedict—particularly those courses that serve the College of Saint Benedict & Saint John's University's Book Arts studio houses vintage and contemporary papermaking, letterpress printing (using .   Interesting and well written, Carnegies’ Maid is a love story like no other. Beautifully written and engaging, Marie Benedict has delivered a charming and believable story line. Clara Kelley took an interest in Carnegie’s business dealings, and he listened closely to her ideas and opinions. It’s fun to think that with a hidden past and a Author: Marie Benedict.

    Engaging Benedict What the Rule Can Teach Us Today. Regular price $ Sale. Add to cart Paperback, pages by Laura Swan (Author) Author Laura Swan looks at the Rule, written fifteen centuries ago, with a critical eye, seeking to unpack parts that are problematic and uncover gems that support the yearnings of today's seekers.   I am reading this with my 9year old son and we are almost done, finally! I agree that the book is way too long and thankfully it is picking up the pace now that we at the end. Unless there is an absolutely terrific ending where the kids finally take control and find out the real intentions of Mr. Benedict then I won't be reading the rest.4/5.

      GOD AND THE WORLD is probably the most engaging of all of Pope Benedict's longer works and can be read sequentially or by topic. For those unfamiliar with the Holy Father's writings, this book is probably the best introduction to his understanding of Catholic by: 2. Buy Dark Passages of the Bible: Engaging Scripture with Benedict XVI and St. Thomas Aquinas by Matthew J. Ramage (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(12).


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Engaging Benedict: What the Rule Can Teach Us Today [Laura Swan] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Nearly fifteen centuries ago, Benedict of Nursia wrote a rule for Christians who wanted to live, work and pray together in community. With its core values of contemplation/5(5).

Engaging Benedict book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Author Laura Swan looks at the Rule, written fifteen centuries ago /5.

This is an intriguing book, a good book for reading in both a lectio and a studious mode. I was touched by many of the stories Swan includes, some of which I'd known (the story of Oscar Romero and the four American women, Jean Donovan, Ita Ford, Maura Clarke, and Dorothy Kazel, who died in Central American political struggles standing up for /5(5).

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With its core values of contemplation, hospitality, and. The motif of Benedict-as-hero and Francis-as-villain undergirds Socci’s theme, and he also posits the theory that rather than Benedict’s silence being a sign of contentment and complicity with the Church under Francis, he is engaging in a form of quiet détente, with all parties knowing that with a word of criticism, he could bring the.

The Paperback of the Engaging Benedict: What the Rule Can Teach Us Today by Laura Swan at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or more. B&N Outlet Membership Educators Gift Cards Stores & Events Help2/5(1). What makes The Benedict Option‘s influence striking is that it made such a big splash before the book was even released.

For many, however, the Benedict Option (BenOpt) is an unknown entity or Author: Wyatt Graham. Helen Benedict, a professor at Columbia University, is the author of seven novels, five books of nonfiction, and a play.

Her just-published novel Wolf Season was called "required reading" by Elissa Schappell and received a starred review in Library Journal, which wrote, “In a book that deserves the widest attention, Benedict ‘follows the war home,’ engaging readers with an. Nearly fifteen centuries ago, Benedict of Nursia wrote a rule for Christians who wanted to live, work and pray together in community.

With its core values of contemplation, hospitality, and simplicity, the rule remains as useful and fresh today as it was when Benedict created it in Italy those many centuries ago.

“A terrific book: provocative in its content, shrewd in its insights, vivid and engaging in its style. The strength of The Benedict Option is not just its analysis of our culture’s developing problems but its outline of practical ways Christians can survive and thrive in a dramatically different America.

This is an invaluable tool for. We think most anyone will enjoy the Mysterious Benedict Society book series for kids by Trenton Lee Stewart.

It's clever, fun, mysterious, and full of action. The child characters are interesting and engaging. The series has won many awards for children's fiction. There are. The Mysterious Benedict Society. Book One and mind-bending puzzles are all as engaging as ever.

Fans of the series will be thrilled to see the Society has grown up a little with them, while a new generation of readers will fall in love with these irresistible adventures. The Paperback of the Dark Passages of the Bible: Engaging Scripture with Benedict XVI and St.

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About The Rise of Benedict XVI. From the author of Conclave and All the Pope’s Men comes the story of Pope John Paul II’s last days, the behind-the-scenes dynamics within the College of Cardinals that led to the choice of Joseph Ratzinger as Pope Benedict XVI.

On Apthe College of Cardinals of the Roman Catholic Church gathered to elect a successor to Pope. Engaging Benedict. What the Rule Can Teach Us Today. Laura Swan. Nearly fifteen centuries ago, Benedict of Nursia wrote a rule for Christians who wanted to live, work and pray together in community. The Rule, with its core values of contemplation, hospitality, and simplicity, remains as useful today as it was when Benedict created it.

Podcast interview about Wolf Season. “In a book that deserves the widest attention, Benedict ‘follows the war home,’ engaging readers with an insightful story right up until the gut-wrenching conclusion.”Library Journal. Get this from a library. Dark passages of the Bible: engaging scripture with Benedict XVI & Thomas Aquinas.

[Matthew J Ramage] -- Following the lead of Pope Benedict XVI, in Dark Passages of the Bible Matthew Ramage weds the historical-critical approach with a theological reading of Scripture based in the patristic-medieval. Rod Dreher’s The Benedict Option touches on an array of subjects, from the decline of the Christian West to the atomizing effects of smartphones to the competing rights claims of same-sex couples and evangelical bakers.

It does this in tones pitched variously to inform, to motivate, or to air grievance. So there is ample opportunity for readers to be. Marie Benedict. As a young woman, Marie Benedict was gifted a book by a treasured aunt — who also happened to be an English professor — that opened her eyes to the hidden world of women’s stories and voices that lurked in the shadows of the past.

The epiphany she experienced while immersed in this particular book, The Mists of Avalon, is one she hopes to share with the .Book details Write a review.

Share: Engaging Benedict: What the Rule Can Teach Us Today. Laura Swan. Awaiting Shipment. 1/04/ RRP $ Your price $ Sophia BookClub $ Add to cart. The book Christians should read instead of 'The Benedict Option' Julián Carrón and Rod Dreher (CNS photos Gregory A. Shemitz/The Trinity Forum) American Christianity today is beset by political.