The Lion Book of Best-Loved Prayers
The special feature and appeal of this volume is that it is designed to be an appealing gift for a child up to the age of 12. The selection of prayers is both simple and profound enough to be useful to turn to all through life. It is thematically arranged for ease of use. It contains themes such as morning prayers, evening prayers, thanksgiving and prayers for the Christian festivals. The selection includes many prayers from classic sources including the Bible, liturgies, prayers of the saints - using clear, modern language where the source allows such treatment. Modern or new prayers are also included to ensure that the classic themes are fully and appropriately dealt with.
- Hardback | 96 pages
- 218.4 x 261.6 x 17.8mm | 725.76g
- 28 May 2008
- Lion Hudson Plc
- Lion Children's Books
- Oxford, United Kingdom
- Colour Artwork
About Mary Joslin
Mary Joslin is married and has 3 grown up children. She began writing when her own children were still young and has since written books that have been published throughout the world. For Lion these include Our Father, The Tale of the Heaven Tree, Do the Angels Watch Close By?, The Merchant Enticed by the Pearl of Great Price and The Story of the Cross. She likes kayaking, canoeing and gardening.
Table of contents
Over 150 prayers arranged under the following themes: * Great and Wonderful World * Harvest Home * When Darkness Comes * The Light of Heaven * Walking in the Light * A World Made New * A Heavenly Home