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The Sacred Journey: A Memoir of Early Days

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Publisher Comments:

This memoir reflects on key moments of the author's early life, from childhood to his entering seminary, that reveal how God speaks to us in a variety of ways every moment of every day.

Review:

“A singularly graceful synthesis of memoir and theological explanation...Entrancing.” Washington Post Book World

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“A candid self-portrait of a devout man.” Philadelphia Enquirer

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“Tells the story of one persons journey into faith. In doing so, it nudges its readers to explore [their] own sacred journeys.” Sojourners

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“Reveals the ultimate goodness of all things....A book filled with wonders.” Christian Century

Review:

“Journey on, Frederick Buechner. We need your stories to help us make sense of our own.” New Oxford Review

About the Author

Frederick Buechner, author of more than thirty works of fiction and nonfiction, is an ordained Presbyterian minister. He has been a finalist for both the Pulitzer Prize and the National Book Award and was honored by the American Academy of Arts and Letters. His most recent work is Beyond Words: Daily Readings in the ABCs of Faith.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780060611835
Author:
Buechner, Frederick
Publisher:
HarperOne
Author:
by Frederick Buechner
Location:
San Francisco, Calif. :
Subject:
General
Subject:
Religious
Subject:
Biography
Subject:
Religion
Subject:
Clergy
Subject:
Presbyterian church
Subject:
Novelists, American
Subject:
Novelists, American -- 20th century -- Biography.
Subject:
General Religion
Subject:
Novelists, American -- 20th century.
Subject:
Buechner, Frederick
Subject:
Biography-Religious
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade PB
Series Volume:
9286
Publication Date:
19911031
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
128
Dimensions:
8 x 5.3125 x 0.32 in 4 oz

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Product details 128 pages HarperSanFrancisco - English 9780060611835 Reviews:
"Review" by , “A singularly graceful synthesis of memoir and theological explanation...Entrancing.”
"Review" by , “A candid self-portrait of a devout man.”
"Review" by , “Tells the story of one persons journey into faith. In doing so, it nudges its readers to explore [their] own sacred journeys.”
"Review" by , “Reveals the ultimate goodness of all things....A book filled with wonders.”
"Review" by , “Journey on, Frederick Buechner. We need your stories to help us make sense of our own.”
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