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The Life of Jesus Christ, Volume 283: Part Two, Volume 1, Chapters 1-57

by Ludolph of Saxony (Author), Milton T Walsh (Translator)

The Vita Christi of Ludolph of Saxony, fourteenth-century Carthusian, is the most comprehensive series of meditations on the life of Christ from the late Middle Ages. Ludolph assembles a wealth of commentary from the fathers of the church and the great medieval spiritual writers and weaves them into a seamless exposition of the Gospel.
This is the full English translation of this classic work, and, while it will be of great interest to students of Christian spirituality, it is intended for ordinary believers seeking to enter more deeply into the meaning of the life of Christ. Ludolph divided his work into two parts; the present volume contains the first half of Part Two.
Milton T. Walsh holds a doctorate in sacred theology from the Gregorian University in Rome. For many years, he taught theology at St. Patrick's Seminary in Menlo Park, California. He is the author of several books, including Second Friends: C. S. Lewis and Ronald Knox in ConversationIn Memory of Me: A Meditation on the Roman Canonand Witness of the Saints: Patristic Readings in the Liturgy of the Hours.

Binding: Hardcover  888pp.
Pub Date: February 01, 2021
ISBN: 0879072830    EAN: 9780879072834