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Inter-Varsity Press The Path of Celtic Prayer: An Ancient Way to Everyday Joy

Celtic spirituality is intimately tied into people's everyday concerns. Miller highlights six ways of "praying": Trinity (loving God); Scripture (praying the Bible); wandering (life as an unending prayer); nature (praise in ordinary life); lorica (asking for protection); confession (agreeing with God on our sin). 170 pages, softcover. InterVarsity.
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Date:February 28, 2012
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Haven't had the chance to read this book cover to cover, actually only a glance at a few sections, but I am anticipating getting into it further. I have been concerned with the lack of a good understanding amongst some Christians of the Trinity. It would seem that the early Celtic church did not have this problem and it is so evident in their prayers as recorded in this book. I hope I will learn to pray more effectively from their example.
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Date:May 2, 2008
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Rob Hess
I was very skeptical at first of it's possible spiritual value because of some of the history surrounding the Celts and Druids and so on. But after starting to read it, it was quite refreshing. Miller did a good job I think of keeping legend and lore separated from spiritual truths. Miller reminds us of how the faith of our ancestors can still help guide and teach us through our daily struggles.
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Date:September 26, 2007
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Rayne
This is a beautiful, lyrical book. It enhanced my prayer life, and I enjoyed learning about the spiritual life of the ancient Celts. I especially recommend it to those who enjoy beautiful language and poetry.
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