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By Leah Libresco,Mark P. Shea

ISBN-10: 1594715874

ISBN-13: 9781594715877

In 2012, media retailers from CNN to EWTN introduced that Leah Libresco, a proficient younger highbrow, columnist, and prolific blogger at the Atheist channel on Patheos, used to be changing to Catholicism. In Arriving at Amen, Libresco makes use of the rigorous rationality that outlined her Atheism to inform the tale at the back of that very own trip and to describe the seven different types of Catholic prayer that guided her to embody a cheerful lifetime of faith.

As a Yale graduate, Libresco introduced her writing profession by means of running a blog approximately technology, literature, arithmetic, and morality from a distinctively secular point of view. over the years, encounters with neighbors and co-workers prompted her to concede the reasonableness of trust in God in idea, notwithstanding now not but in practice.

In Arriving at Amen, Libresco uniquely describes the second one a part of her non secular trip, within which she encountered God via seven vintage Catholic different types of prayer—Liturgy of the Hours, lectio divina, examen, intercessory prayer, the Rosary, confession, and the Mass. interpreting every one perform throughout the highbrow lens of literature, math, and artwork, Libresco finds unforeseen glimpses of attractiveness and fact within the Catholic Church that might be favored by way of the curious and confident alike.

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