The essential writings of one of the most beloved spiritual leaders of modern times.
Etty Hillesum (1914-1943), a young Dutch Jewish woman, died in Auschwitz at the age of 29. Through the publication forty years later of her diaries (An Interrupted Life), the world discovered a remarkable voice that transcends the genre of Holocaust literature.
"Do you want to see, understand and appreciate Jesus today? I cannot think of a better way than to enter into the lives of those who are living similar experiences and struggles today, those living in the 'Galilees' of today's world, those living in the margins and crossroads."
Through his writings and his popular broadcasts, Metropolitan Anthony spoke of prayer and the search for the living God in language that went right to the heart of people, echoing their own deepest longings. The writings selected here--on faith, prayer, creation, and the church--reflect both the essence of Orthodox spirituality and his own experience of the struggle to live Christianity on a daily basis.
Essential original writings of the pastor who defied the Nazis and paid with his life includes a substantial biographical introduction.
Essential writings of the beloved spiritual writer plus a moving biographical essay by the editor, a friend and colleague.
Essential writings by the renowned Jesuit theologian/ scientist plus an original introduction to his life and work.
Selected writings and a brief biography of the founder of the Misisonaries of Charity.
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