Bearing Myrrh (Anaphora Press Poetry Series Book 2) by Macaria Corbett,Ruth Greenfield,Mary Hall Ford,Renee

By Macaria Corbett,Ruth Greenfield,Mary Hall Ford,Renee Zitzloff,Claire Bateman

This anthology of poetry by means of 5 Orthodox ladies spans a superb geography of suggestion and feeling. The existence event of those separate lives intertwine during the universal threads in their religion and their craft. just like the myrrh-bearing ladies residing one of the disciples and Apostles of Christ, who got here to His tomb early within the morning bearing their presents, each one of those poetesses additionally bears her present inside those pages. With deep devotion and gentle humility, those phrases resound inside of our personal hearts. those myrrh-bearers support us to consider anew, occasionally within the least difficult of pictures and phrases, the secret of Christ's incarnation, His Resurrection, and His living inside of us.

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