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The Liturgical Year Hardcover

The Liturgical Year Hardcover The Spiraling Adventure of the Spiritual Life

By Joan Chittister
Published by Thomas Nelson

Average Blogger Rating: 3.24 Stars

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On 7/1 Kristin Holliday wrote: The Liturgical Year (Hardcover)- The Spiraling Adventure of the Spiritual Life by Joan ChittisterI was given this book as part of BookSneeze at Thomas Nelson publishing. I wanted to like this book. I wanted to read it and experience a new aspect of living by faith. I wanted to find new ways to look at ... The Liturgical Year

Kristin's Rating:

3 Stars

On 6/4 John Dekker wrote: The Liturgical Year: The Spiraling Adventure of the Spiritual Life by Joan ChittisterI received a review copy of this on Booksneeze, but I found it so bland, I have taken quite a long time to get around to reviewing it.The goal of the book is worthy enough: it covers all the main points in the liturgical ... Liturgical drear

John's Rating:

2 Stars

On 4/20 Sharann wrote: The Liturgical Year by Joan Chittister is a simple, yet comprehensive guide to the Liturgical Year. As a layperson, I had an easy time reading and understanding the doctrinal and historical content. I was expecting it to be dry and boring, but it wasn't. I highly recommend all Christians, regardless ... Happy New Year! Introducing....Thumb Happy Moms!!!

Sharann's Rating:

5 Stars

On 3/15 mamalirpa wrote: The Liturgical Year by Joan Chittister was a book that I had a very difficult time with. Joan Chittister is a Benedictine nun and author, uses this book to explain the liturgical year, beginning with Advent and ending with Easter. Prior to recieving this book, I had never heard the phrase "litugical ... The liturgical year

mamalirpa's Rating:

1 Stars

On 10/21 happylhomemaker wrote: I have finally finished the book The Liturgical Year: The Spiraling Adventure of the Spiritual Life – The Ancient Practices Series by Joan Chittister.   I must confess that I started it last year and just couldn’t get through it until recently.   There is something missing in it and I am unable to put ... Book Review – The Liturgical Year by Joan Chittister

happylhomemaker's Rating:

1 Stars

On 4/14 Lawrence W. Wilson wrote: I was expecting to love this book, but I didn't. As an evangelical who has always been a bit curious about the liturgical year, I hoped for a practical overview that would explain the origins of practices such as lent. In short, I was looking for a practical introduction. What I found was a mystical ... Review: The Liturgical Year

Lawrence W. 's Rating:

2 Stars

On 3/11 Charles Meeks wrote: Sister Joan Chittister, a rather accomplished Benedictine, lives and breaths the cycle of the Church year after year. In this book, which acts half as an apology for the liturgical cycle and half as a devotional call to order, she explores the depth and nature of the Christian liturgical year. Chittister ... a great beginner's look into the liturgical year

Charles' Rating:

4 Stars

On 3/4 Amanda Markel wrote: As a conservative Lutheran, the structure of the Church Year is very important to me. From the beginning of the new year at Advent, to the season of Feasts and Festivals, to the teaching time of the year throughout the season of Pentecost, I mark my days by the flow of the church year even ... Book Review: “The Liturgical Year”

Amanda's Rating:

4 Stars

On 2/23 Michelle Wegner wrote: The latest book I have read for Thomas Nelson’s Booksneeze program is entitled: The Liturgical Year: the spiraling adventure of the spiritual life, by Joan Chittister. The book takes us through the liturgical year, beginning on the first Sunday of Advent and carrying through the following November. ... Book Review: The Liturgical Year

Michelle's Rating:

4 Stars

On 2/8 Charla Miley wrote: The Liturgical Year is one of the titles in the Ancient Practices Series. It gives a detailed overview of what the Church’s liturgical year is, how it works, and why it matters. Each observance of the year (beginning with Advent in December and going through November) plays an important role in explaining ... Helpful book for the liturgically clueless

Charla's Rating:

3 Stars