Advent and Christmas With Thomas Merton

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This book is arranged for use on every day of the Advent and Christmas seasons.

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This book is arranged for use on every day of the Advent and Christmas seasons.Each day’s reflection begins with a scriptural quotation, continues with a thought from the writings of Thomas Merton, and concludes with a prayer for the day.Merton’s writings capture the familiar themes of the season: the Incarnation, anticipation, angels, giving, and many others — each drawing us closer to the joy of welcoming the Savior into our lives.Advent and Christmas are special times for all Christians. The spiritual longingof the Advent season can only be satisfied by the joy and celebration of a Christmas focusedon Jesus’ birth in our hearts.Advent and Christmas With Thomas Merton gives readers the opportunity to experience Advent and Christmas in a way that unwraps the spiritual joy, allowing it to shine brighter than all the tinsel and trappings that can blind our eyes to the deeper meaning of the season.