Explore your own spirituality under the guidance of one of England's most beloved poets and spiritual writers, Gerard Manley Hopkins. In this 40-Day Journey you are invited to take a poetic journey that will give you much to think and pray about on the road to deepening spirituality.
Drawing from the poetry and journal of Gerard Manley Hopkins, who is considered a major 19th century English poet, editor Francis X. McAloon, S.J. draws us into Hopkins' intense joy in and sacramental view of nature as a manifestation of the beauty of the divine in the natural world.Includes a short introduction to Hopkins' life and work, questions to draw the reader into Hopkins' spiritual world, journaling suggestions and daily prayers. This 40-day journey is an invitation to personal meditation and/or group discussion. An inspiring journey to take at any time, especially through the seasons of Advent and Lent.