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Praying with the Celts

£3.99

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"This lovely collection of Gaelic prayers, praises, and blessings captures the deeply devotional spirit of Celtic Christianity. Selected from G. R. D. McLean's translations of traditional Gaelic poems in "Poems of the Western Highlanders", the approximately one hundred works collected here are known to date back several centuries. Yet they can - often with little or no adaptation - be used perfectly well by Christians today. Though they arise out of a social structure now largely vanished, these poems still address the unchanging basics of human life - bodily needs, the daily round, family love, our fears and temptations, and the need for security." - David Adam

Excellent pages, very slight edge wear.
Excellent cover, slightly bent from use.
Shows very minor signs of use.

Item details

Author(s):
McLean, G. R. D.
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
1996
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
080284264X
ISBN-13:
9780802842640
Number of pages:
126
Publisher:
W.B. Eerdmans Pub. Co

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"This lovely collection of Gaelic prayers, praises, and blessings captures the deeply devotional spirit of Celtic Christianity. Selected from G. R. D. McLean's translations of traditional Gaelic poems in "Poems of the Western Highlanders", the approximately one hundred works collected here are known to date back several centuries. Yet they can - often with little or no adaptation - be used perfectly well by Christians today. Though they arise out of a social structure now largely vanished, these poems still address the unchanging basics of human life - bodily needs, the daily round, family love, our fears and temptations, and the need for security." - David Adam

Excellent pages, very slight edge wear.
Excellent cover, slightly bent from use.
Shows very minor signs of use.

Author(s):
McLean, G. R. D.
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
1996
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
080284264X
ISBN-13:
9780802842640
Number of pages:
126
Publisher:
W.B. Eerdmans Pub. Co

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