The victorious Jesus we can hold in our hearts and minds chose to embrace ultimate vulnerable humanity. From early expectation to global reverberation, these 31 daily studies for individuals and groups consider the Christmas Bible texts, giving opportunity for seasonal thought, prayer and discussion.
In her daily reflections, from Advent Sunday to Epiphany, Delia Smith shares her personal insights on preparing for Christmas and on the Christmas story itself. Royalties from this book go to the Quidenham Children's Hospice.
Journey afresh into the wonder, the beauty and the glory that is to be found in the age-old story of Christmas. This beautiful, thought-provoking and inspiring collection of poems and illustrations brings new insights, moments for pause and reflection, and is a wonderful accompaniment through the Advent period.
Inspired by Father Alfred Delp, who wrote a meditation titled The Shaking Reality of Advent while imprisoned by the Nazis during WWII, Bishop Peter B. Price has written a series of reflections and prayers to be read on each day of Advent.
Spend 30 days with Krish Kandiah, exploring the mystery and the wonder of the Christmas story. Question why people responded in such strange ways, and what that means for the way we worship God. Find out why God included such strange people, and make the connection with the tough challenge of a Christmas story that constantly welcomes strangers.
This book brings together homilies that Cardinal Kasper has given over the years in the Advent and Christmas seasons. They will help strengthen readers' hope, faith, and trust that the future belongs to that child in the manger.