Author(s): Andrea Kirk Assaf
In times of need, many of us turn to the words of the Lord. Jesus's teachings have been a source of comfort and wisdom for millennia; for all those who believe, he brings the love of God and the message of redemption. We can reflect on his great mercy to bring hope and solace to our everyday lives. In this beautiful, treasurable collection, the wisdom of Christ has been distilled into themes such as love, forgiveness, peace, and salvation. Jesus's Little Book of Wisdom offers his teachings as inspirational bite-sized extracts for readers to turn to time and time again - all in a handy, portable format.CONTENTSReflectionsPART ONE: LovePART TWO: ForgivenessPART THREE: PeacePART FOUR: CharityPART FIVE: RepentancePART SIX: SufferingPART SEVEN: ResurrectionPART EIGHT: SalvationAfterword
"The Little Book will be a perfect stocking stuffer."-Library Journal, October 1, 2015
Andrea Kirk Assaf is an author and editor, who has had the rare privilege of covering three pontificates in the spanof a decade: the pontificates of John Paul II, Benedict XVI, and Francis. In 2002 she moved to Rome to write for Inside the Vatican magazine and several other Catholic and secular news outlets, covering World Youth Day in Toronto, the funeral of John Paul II, the election of Pope Benedict XVI, and now the popularity of the first successor of St. Peter from the New World, Pope Francis. Along with her editor-journalist-translatorhusband Tony Assaf and their four children, Andrea divides her days between the Eternal City of Rome and a rural homestead in Remus, Michigan.