Pathways to Prayer
Pathways to Prayer

Pathways to Prayer

RELIGION

259 Pages, 5.25 x 7.5

Formats: Paperback

Paperback, $19.95 (US $19.95) (CA $26.95)

Publication Date: September 2019

ISBN 9780824598006

Price: $19.95
 
 

Overview

Prayers has been translated into 24 languages and has sold more than 2,500,000 copies worldwide. New Prayers is a fresh collection of prayers and meditations written by a man who is passionately in love with God and life and truth. Each prayer penetrates to the heart of human experience. Whether celebrating the small victories of each day, or encouraging and supporting the struggle of a lifetime, through Michel Quoist comes the call to embrace all of human existence, its mystery, variety, pleasure, and sorrow.

Author Biography

Michel Quoist was born in Le Havre, France on June 18, 1918. His working-class Catholic family was also involved with the Young Christian Workers movement. However, his father died when Michel was only 14 years old and Michel needed then to work. In 1938 he entered the seminary and was ordained a priest in 1947 at Saint-Oeun abbey in Normandy. In his work as a chaplain and a writer he was especially passionate about ministering to young people.After Advanced Studies at the Institute of Social and Political Sciences, as a researcher and practitioner, he developed a method of inquiry. He often appeared on French television and radio. Father Michel Quoist died in Le Havre in 1997.