Best-Loved Prayers & Words Of Wisdom Hardback Book

Artist: Martin Manser

Hardback

Barcode: 9780007278947

£12.99
A timeless collection of prayers, quotes, poems and speeches for every occasion. Complete with a brief introduction to each piece and its author, this book features words and prayers from 300BC to the present day. It provides a great source of inspiration when planning a speech or ceremonial occasion or can be used for personal devotions. This carefully chosen selection of the best loved prayers and words of wisdom is a staple for any bookshelf. The many contributors include C S Lewis, Florence Nightingale, St Francis of Assisi, John & Charles Wesley, Mother Teresa, John Stott, Oswald Chambers, G K Chesterton and Julian of Norwich. Each reading is introduced with a brief history to the piece and its author, providing new levels of interest and a sense of context. This guide is also accompanied by a set of indexes which detail first lines, themes, Bible references, and authors, so that each entry is thoroughly cross-referenced, enabling you to make the most of this fabulous selection. 320 pages