Anima Christi: Soul of Christ

Anima Christi Soul of Christ These meditations on the famous prayer of St Ignatius by a Poor Clare nun and well regarded spiritual writer will help every reader deepen his prayer life and draw closer to the Person of Christ Popes

  • Title: Anima Christi: Soul of Christ
  • Author: Mary Francis
  • ISBN: 9780898708110
  • Page: 249
  • Format: Paperback
  • These meditations on the famous prayer of St Ignatius by a Poor Clare nun and well regarded spiritual writer will help every reader deepen his prayer life and draw closer to the Person of Christ Popes, saints, and common folk have made this their daily prayer for centuries Let the Abbess of cloistered nuns help you reflect deeper on the profound thoughts of this prayerThese meditations on the famous prayer of St Ignatius by a Poor Clare nun and well regarded spiritual writer will help every reader deepen his prayer life and draw closer to the Person of Christ Popes, saints, and common folk have made this their daily prayer for centuries Let the Abbess of cloistered nuns help you reflect deeper on the profound thoughts of this prayer that are needed to shape a devout life in Christ.Beneath the surface verbal expressions of this familiar prayer lie depths of meaning for which each unfolding petition prepares the next until arrival at the final all comprehensive plea that God should call us to Himself and admit us into the eternal choir singing His praises The unending joyous cry of the blessed taught by the ageless cry of the angels Holy Holy Holy is rehearsed on earth in the haunting reaches of this so simple and so profound prayer Anima Christi.

    One thought on “Anima Christi: Soul of Christ”

    1. Very powerful book about the Anima Christi prayer. It challenges you to go deeper in you faith and commitment to the Lord. I want to re read it now to capture every nugget U might have missed.

    2. Mother Mary Francis' reflections on the Anima Christi prayer are deeply theological and beautifully poetic. You will pray this prayer with a deepened understanding after reading this book.

    3. This book is an opening up -- or a meditation -- on the beloved prayer Anima Christi. The book was a gift to my husband seven years ago when he went through RCIA; I started it then but got sidetracked when 9/11 happened. No excuse really; if anything that should have made me finish it, but it didn't, what can I say?! Anyway, somethings finished later are worth the wait. Need to do a blog post! Great book! Good for morning/evening meditation if you're looking for something to begin/end the day in [...]

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