The Road of Life: Reflections on Searching and Longing   -     By: David Adam
Buy Item $11.99 Retail: $16.00 Save 25% ($4.01) Add To Cart
Add To Wishlist
Buy eBook Begin reading in seconds $8.69 eBook Details

The Road of Life: Reflections on Searching and Longing

Morehouse Publishing / 2005 / Paperback

$11.99 (CBD Price)
|
Retail: $16.00
|
Save 25% ($4.01)
Availability: Available to ship on or about 09/17/14.
Email me when this product is available.
CBD Stock No: WW221694

Current Promotions
  • Other Formats

    Description Price Availability Quantity AddInclude
    eBook $8.69 Retail: $13.00 In Stock 0 Add To Cart
    Paperback $11.99 Retail: $16.00 Available to ship on or about 09/17/14. Add To Cart
    Add To Cart
    Add To Cart

Product Description

In his thirteen years as Vicar, popular author David Adam welcomed over 1 million pilgrims to the Holy Island of Lindesfarne in Northumberland. Each pilgrim had a story to tell and each came for a different reason. Some radiated a sense of God's presence, and others were simply too hurried to do anything but look around quickly and move on to the next site.

Using the stories of pilgrims Adam encountered on Holy Island, he explores how we can approach our own lives as pilgrimage, without ever leaving the comfort of our homes. How can we move beyond what is safe in our world and encounter the Mystery? How can we learn to disconnect from all the technology that keeps us multi-tasking all day and all night? How can we rediscover awe in the world around us?

In the wonderful prose and poetry for which he is so well-loved, David Adam helps us get on the road of life, even when we don't have time to travel to distant lands.

Product Information

Format: Paperback
Number of Pages: 160
Vendor: Morehouse Publishing
Publication Date: 2005
Dimensions: 7.75 X 5.25 (inches)
ISBN: 0819221694
ISBN-13: 9780819221698
Availability: Available to ship on or about 09/17/14.
Email me when this product is available.

Related Products

  1. The Rhythm of Life: Celtic Daily Prayer
    The Rhythm of Life: Celtic Daily Prayer
    David Adam
    Morehouse Publishing / Hardcover
    $16.20 Retail: $18.00 Save 10% ($1.80)
    Availability: Out of Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW222770
  2. A Desert in the Ocean: The Spiritual Journey According to St. Brendan the Navigator
    A Desert in the Ocean: The Spiritual Journey According to St. Brendan the Navigator
    David Adam
    Paulist Press / 2000 / Trade Paperback
    $9.55 Retail: $11.95 Save 20% ($2.40)
    Availability: Out of Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW139944
  3. The Holy Island of Lindisfarne
    The Holy Island of Lindisfarne
    David Adam
    Morehouse Publishing / 2009 / Trade Paperback
    $10.99 Retail: $16.00 Save 31% ($5.01)
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW223449
  4. Living in Two Kingdoms
    Living in Two Kingdoms
    David Adam
    Morehouse Publishing / 2009 / Trade Paperback
    $14.40 Retail: $16.00 Save 10% ($1.60)
    Availability: Out of Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW223562

Publisher's Description

In his thirteen years as Vicar, popular author David Adam welcomed over 1 million pilgrims to the Holy Island of Lindesfarne in Northumberland. Each pilgrim had a story to tell and each came for a different reason. Some radiated a sense of God's presence, and others were simply too hurried to do anything but look around quickly and move on to the next site.

Using the stories of pilgrims Adam encountered on Holy Island, he explores how we can approach our own lives as pilgrimage, without ever leaving the comfort of our homes. How can we move beyond what is safe in our world and encounter the Mystery? How can we learn to disconnect from all the technology that keeps us multi-tasking all day and all night? How can we rediscover awe in the world around us?

In the wonderful prose and poetry for which he is so well-loved, David Adam helps us get on the road of life, even when we don't have time to travel to distant lands.

Product Reviews

Be the first to write a review!

Ask Christianbook

Back
×

Ask Christianbook

What would you like to know about this product? Please enter your name, your email and your question regarding the product in the fields below, and we'll answer you in the next 24-48 hours.

If you need immediate assistance regarding this product or any other, please call 1-800-CHRISTIAN to speak directly with a customer service representative.

Other Customers Also Purchased

  1. Grace-Based Parenting
    Grace-Based Parenting
    Tim Kimmel
    Thomas Nelson / 2005 / Trade Paperback
    $10.49 Retail: $15.99 Save 34% ($5.50)
    4 Stars Out Of 5 10 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW905480
  2. Teaching the Trivium: Christian Homeschooling in a  Classical Style
    Teaching the Trivium: Christian Homeschooling in a Classical Style
    Harvey Bluedorn, Laurie Bluedorn
    Trivium Pursuit / Trade Paperback
    $26.89 Retail: $34.00 Save 21% ($7.11)
    5 Stars Out Of 5 11 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW117112
  3. Praying With Your Bible: Morning and Evening Prayer Based on the Divine Office
    Praying With Your Bible: Morning and Evening Prayer Based on the Divine Office
    Marcus Grodi
    Catholic Word / 2010 / Other
    $5.49 Retail: $6.00 Save 8% ($0.51)
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW006681
  4. Writing & Rhetoric Book 3: Narrative II Teacher's Edition
    Writing & Rhetoric Book 3: Narrative II Teacher's Edition
    Paul Kortepeter
    Classical Academic Press / 2014 / Trade Paperback
    $17.49 Retail: $19.95 Save 12% ($2.46)
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW512360

Availability

Availability: Available to ship on or about 09/17/14. You may order this item now and we will ship it to you when it arrives. If you are charging this purchase to a credit card, you will not be charged for this item and its portion of your shipping charges until it is shipped.

Send Me Email  Email me when this product is available.

Find Related Products

Author/Artist Review

Start A New Christianbook.com Search