By Rachael A. Keefe
Those acquainted with biblical texts could be drawn in through the shiny photographs and proper messages of the poems. equally, these for whom biblical texts are much less renowned will locate exciting and obtainable photos that would advised a wish to examine extra. Laypeople and clergy throughout denominations will locate convenience and problem within the widespread being made new may still they settle for the invitation to hunt the sunshine of Christ at the lengthy, usually tough, trip to Bethlehem.
"These introduction meditations are the main not easy, artistic, and significant ones ever released. Rachael Keefe integrates her biblical wisdom, her pastoral and prophetic views, her mental and non secular knowing of folks, and her personal life's pilgrimage to provide profound insights and demanding situations for our non secular trip via creation. Anyone's creation should be enriched and made extra significant by way of interacting with Keefe's soul and brain within the meditations."
Boston college tuition of Theology
"Rachael Keefe bargains participants and groups of religion a clean, well timed, and real invitation to the season of creation. Her readers will locate thought-provoking verses with references and pictures that verify the complexity of recent lifestyles. via her poetry that resonates with Scripture, she opens up a number of layers of a lived religion that retains desire alive in the middle of doubt. Readers will locate the braveness to dream back. This publication is a priceless source for private reflections and public worship."
-Sharon G. Thornton
Professor of Pastoral Theology
Andover Newton Theological School
Rachael Keefe is the chaplain on the New Hampshire clinic, the kingdom psychiatric facility. She is the writer of Negotiating the Shadows (2010).
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A Circle in the Dark: Daily Meditations for Advent by Rachael A. Keefe