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The Way of the Disciple

  • By Erasmo Leiva-Merikakis
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Profound insights on responding to the call of Jesus. This book explores in depth six Gospel scenes so as to discover in these the essential elements of Christian discipleship. It describes the basic requirements for receiving the Word of God effectively in our hearts: namely, that we "become wet clay in God's hands, " so that God can impress upon us any form he chooses. It also contemplates the vital position of the Mother of the Lord in the life of his disciples. The author shows that the call to discipleship is above all an invitation to intimate companionship with Jesus, as we read in Mark: "Jesus called to him those whom he desired... in order that they might be with him" (3:14-15). What we normally call the "active apostolate" can never be an end in itself, but only the fruits of a life of prayer and adoration. These are what must be at the heart of a disciple's life, which can never be swept up by mere activism.

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    Product Specs
    • SKU: 9780898709353
    • Manufacturer: Ignatius Pr
    • Language of Text: English
    • ISBN 13: 9780898709353
    • ISBN 10: 0898709350
    • Publication Date: 07/01/2003
    • Format: Paperback
    • Author: Erasmo Leiva-Merikakis
    • Page Count: 110
    • Width: 4.74 inches
    • Height: 0.51 inches
    • Length: 7.24 inches
    • Weight: 0.36 pounds
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