Days of Grace: Meditation and Practices for Living with Illness

Days of Grace: Meditation and Practices for Living with Illness
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ISBN10: 
0819223646
ISBN13: 
9780819223647
Pages: 
112
Published: 
August 1st 2009 by Morehouse Publishing
Rating: 
4.25

Using the metaphor of pilgrimage, this book invites readers to reflect on living with illness. The heart of the book is a collection of 30 meditations, each followed by a reflection, a short prayer, and a suggested spiritual practice. The meditations voice the difficulties and the challenges of living with illness, and call the reader toward a deepening understanding, compassion and generosity. While the meditations intend to offer comfort, they are also written from the conviction that God invites us to grow even in these circumstances.

When living with chronic, terminal, or progressive illness, discovering a way to pray can be quite a challenge. These 30 meditations provide a welcome means with practices inspired by the psalms.

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