Barbed Wire and Thorns provides consolation and answers the questions about suffering and the meaning of life as it explores Jesus' struggle to fulfill his calling, especially in his last days. Malmgren's meditations follow Jesus as he suffers and approaches the cross. Including suggested readings from the Gospels and poetic reflections on what it might have been like for Jesus, Barbed Wire and Thorns is ideal as a Lenten devotional and will help you to identify with the suffering of Jesus in the midst of your own trouble.
Format: Paperback Number of Pages: 222 Vendor: Hendrickson Publishers Publication Date: 2007
ISBN: 1598560441 ISBN-13: 9781598560442 Availability: In Stock
This is a book for any time when consolation is needed or when questions arise about suffering and the meaning of life. It explores Jesus and his struggle to fulfill his calling, especially in his last days and is ideal as a Lenten devotional. it is not a simplistic book and yet should appeal to many thoughtful Christians who long for a closer identification with the suffering of Jesus in the midst of their own trouble.