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The Word in the Wilderness

£6.99

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For every day from Shrove Tuesday to Easter Day, the bestselling poet Malcolm Guite chooses a favourite poem from across the Christian spiritual and English literary traditions and offers incisive seasonal reflections on it. Lent is a time to reorient ourselves, clarify our minds, slow down, recover from distraction and focus on the values of God's kingdom. Poetry, with its power to awaken the mind, is an ideal companion for such a time. This collection enables us to turn aside from everyday routine and experience moments of transfigured vision as we journey through the desert landscape of Lent and find refreshment along the way. Following each poem with a helpful prose reflection, Malcolm Guite has selected from classical and contemporary poets, from Dante, John Donne and George Herbert to Seamus Heaney, Rowan Williams and Gillian Clarke, and his own acclaimed poetry.

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Author(s):
Malcolm Guite
Condition:
As new
Dimensions:
14 x 1.1 x 21.6 cm
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
1848256787
ISBN-13:
9781848256781
Number of pages:
0
Publisher:
Canterbury Press
Title:
The Word In The Wilderness

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For every day from Shrove Tuesday to Easter Day, the bestselling poet Malcolm Guite chooses a favourite poem from across the Christian spiritual and English literary traditions and offers incisive seasonal reflections on it. Lent is a time to reorient ourselves, clarify our minds, slow down, recover from distraction and focus on the values of God's kingdom. Poetry, with its power to awaken the mind, is an ideal companion for such a time. This collection enables us to turn aside from everyday routine and experience moments of transfigured vision as we journey through the desert landscape of Lent and find refreshment along the way. Following each poem with a helpful prose reflection, Malcolm Guite has selected from classical and contemporary poets, from Dante, John Donne and George Herbert to Seamus Heaney, Rowan Williams and Gillian Clarke, and his own acclaimed poetry.

Author(s):
Malcolm Guite
Condition:
As new
Dimensions:
14 x 1.1 x 21.6 cm
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
1848256787
ISBN-13:
9781848256781
Number of pages:
0
Publisher:
Canterbury Press
Title:
The Word In The Wilderness

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