By Paul Thigpen
Books in regards to the Blessed Virgin abound, but the phrases of St. Bernard of Clairvaux nonetheless ring real: “Of Mary, there's by no means enough!” She is a secret that trustworthy Christians search to appreciate extra totally, an ocean “full of grace” nonetheless looking forward to deeper exploration.
In A yr with Mary: day-by-day Meditations at the mom of God, best-selling Catholic writer Paul Thigpen units sail on that ocean, utilizing as his map the profound insights of saints and different religious writers. those 365 reflections, drawn from their writings, show Mary’s function in God’s plan, the virtues she so completely versions, and the wealthy merits of Marian devotion.
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A Year with Mary: Daily Meditations on the Mother of God by Paul Thigpen