Saints Alive! New Stories of Old Saints: Saints of Empire #(2022)
- Title: Saints Alive! New Stories of Old Saints: Saints of Empire
- Author: Andrew M. Seddon
- ISBN: 9781936453191
- Page: 378
- Format: Paperback
↠ Saints Alive! New Stories of Old Saints: Saints of Empire ☆ Andrew M. Seddon - Saints Alive! New Stories of Old Saints: Saints of Empire, Saints Alive New Stories of Old Saints Saints of Empire It has been said with good justification that hagiographers killed hagiography by their excesses of language and piety Dr Seddon seeks to undo that damage with his new work which situates saints in
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Note, Feb 4, 2017 I ve just updated this review to correct some outdated author information.The description for this book simply reproduces the various tributes to the author s achievement on the back cover Several of these are from well recognized scholars, pundits, and writers but one is from yours truly Andrew and I have been Internet pen pals for nearly a decade I had the privilege of beta reading these stories a role he was kind enough to mention in the acknowledgements , and he asked me if [...]
I was recently asked about writing a few words about a forthcoming book, that book happened to be Saints Alive Volume II Celtic Paths After reading the first story in the new volume I went back and purchased the first volume and alternately read chapters in each book But now let us focus on Saints of Empire, Saints Alive Volume I This wonderful little volume with take you many places and give 12 examples of faith The stories are written around legends of saints, to quote the introduction Edifica [...]
Lisa Nicholas There are a number of things I like about this book, the first being that he chose to write about saints that most of us probably know very little about many of whom you ve probably never even heard of The saints selected for this volume all lived in the first four or five centuries of the Christian era, before the Roman empire collapsed, and many of them died as martyrs to the faith But they lived so long ago that many of them have fallen into obscurity.For a writer, this presents [...]
Saints Alive is a refreshing look at one of the Church s most remarkable treasures that of the great cloud of witnesses, those good men and women who living ordinary lives had an extraordinary effect on the life of the Church and society.Read catholicfiction book revie
A collection of fictional short stories about Christian martyrs and saints from the first four centuries AD based on writings and or folklore The author does include references of his research on each While the author admits to skepticism about miracles, the work is inspirational This was a free review copy.
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