St. Benedict and St. Therese: The Little Rule & the Little Way

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  • Title: St. Benedict and St. Therese: The Little Rule & the Little Way
  • Author: Dwight Longenecker
  • ISBN: 9780879739836
  • Page: 379
  • Format: Paperback

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  1. Father Dwight Longenecker draws an interesting intersection between St Benedict, the sixth century monk who founded western monasticism, and St Therese of Lisieux, the 20th century French nun who posthumously took the world by storm with her beloved autobiography Benedict, by contrast, wrote a rather dry book on how to run a monastery that is the classic guide though not popular reading How does Longenecker make these apparently diverse tracks intersect Through the Christian faith that they shar [...]


  2. Eloquent, beautiful reminder that God wants us to be no one but ourselves, as small as we are.I copied down tons of quotes before I gave up and just decided I would reread the book someday Some goodies The saint has no time for role models She cannot spend time pretending to be someone else because she realizes it is the work of a lifetime to become oneself In a world of fugitives, the one who runs away may be the only one who is heading home In an age of technological miracles, Therese is unimp [...]



  3. This is a great book about simplicity and acceptance in the spiritual life I read it last Lent and plan on re reading it soon.