Ignatius Press: October 2006
Sometime around 1660, Blaise Pascal wrote, 'truth is so obscured in our time, and lies are so established, that unless we love truth we will not know how to recognize it.' In like fashion, Lucy Beckett-professor, author, novelist, and poet-pens, 'we do not decide, but are given to discover and love, what is true.' In the Light of Christ
is an ambitious but accessible introduction to the poems, plays, novels, theological works, criticism, monastic rules, histories, autobiographies, and letters of over three dozen thinkers and artists long-associated with Western tradition. More clear-sig... View More...