2013 - Classics, VOLUME 6

Doug Worgul – Writers on the Classics #9

Page 3: Novelist Doug Worgul on the Classics

 

 

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I read this book while researching a novel I was trying to write. Devastating. My daughters were required to read this in school. I think adults should be required to read it as well. Perhaps as a requirement for retaining one’s American citizenship.

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The best poetry from the best poet.

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Read this spiritual classic together with [easyazon-link asin=”0060613998″ locale=”us”]Joan Chittister’s commentary[/easyazon-link]. It will change the way you look at your life.

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Perhaps even more than scripture itself, The Book of Common Prayer makes me feel connected to a larger community of believers that transcends time and place. It is also some of the most beautifully written English you will ever read.

 

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C. Christopher Smith is the founding editor of The Englewood Review of Books. He is also author of a number of books, including most recently How the Body of Christ Talks: Recovering the Practice of Conversation in the Church (Brazos Press, 2019). Connect with him online at: C-Christopher-Smith.com


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