Experience the true miracle of Advent, Christmas, and God's kingdom! Skillfully re-creating the stories of Zechariah, Mary, Elizabeth, John the Baptist, Simeon and Anna, two magi, and Jesus himself, master storyteller Wangerin gives you a fresh perspective on the events surrounding Christ's birth. Includes 39 meditations for celebrating Christmas from December 1 to January 6 (Epiphany). 192 pages, hardcover from Zondervan.
Format: Hardcover Number of Pages: 192 Vendor: Zondervan Publication Date: 1999 Dimensions: 7.12 X 5 (inches)
ISBN: 0310206448 ISBN-13: 9780310206446 UPC: 025986206444 Availability: In Stock
Walter Wangerin Jr. is widely recognized as one of the most gifted writers writing today on the issues of faith and spirituality. Starting with the renowned Book of the Dun Cow, Wangerin's writing career has encompassed most every genre: fiction, essay, short story, children's story, meditation, and biblical exposition. His writing voice is immediately recognizable, and his fans number in the millions. The author of over forty books, Wangerin has won the National Book Award, New York Times Best Children's Book of the Year Award, and several Gold Medallions, including best-fiction awards for both The Book of God and Paul: A Novel. He lives in Valparaiso, Indiana, where he is Senior Research Professor at Valparaiso University. SPANISH BIO: Walter Wangerin Jr. es reconocido como uno del mejor escritor sobre las aplicaciones la fe y la espiritualidad. Su libros incluyen The Book of God [El libro de Dios], Reliving the Pasion [Recuerdo de la Pasion], Peter's First Easter [El Primer Domigo de Resureccionde Pedro], Mourning into Dancing [Como Cambiar el Lamento en Baile], The Manger is Empty [El Pesebre Vacio] y Little Lamb, Who Made Thee? [ Quien te hizo, Corderito?]. Wangerin vive en Valparaiso, Indiana, ocupa la catedra Jochum en la Universidad de Valparaiso, donde es escritor residente.