The Story of Ruth

The Story of Ruth

Twelve Moments in Every Woman's Life

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In this beautiful book best-selling author Joan Chittister and celebrated artist John August Swanson together reclaim the ancient story of Ruth as a model for contemporary women seeking a fully spiritual life.In concert with Swanson's rich and evocative art, Chittister's graceful prose explores, through this powerful biblical story, a series of twelve defining moments in every woman's life moments of loss, change, transformation, aging, independence, respect, recognition, insight, empowerment, selfdefinition, invisibility, and fulfillment.A lovely blend of art and text, The Story of Ruth offers inspiration for women seeking wholeness and presents compelling devotional images for eyes and mind alike.

Publisher: Grand Rapids, Mich. : W.B. Eerdmans, c2000
ISBN: 9780802847423
Branch Call Number: 248.8 CHI
Characteristics: xii, 92 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 25 cm


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