Lent is an invitation to walk again the journey of renewal and conversion towards the great feasts of Easter and Pentecost.
In Hearers of the Word – Praying and Exploring the Readings, Lent & Holy Week: Year B, Kieran J O’Mahony OSA
maps the readings of Lent and Holy Week, drawing together the story of Jesus’ final days with accompanying commentary, prayer guides and reflections. The prayers and prayer guidance that he provides allow for a multi-dimensional understanding of the Gospel in terms of their historical and theological significance.
Resources that enable people to engage more meaningfully with the readings are a valuable asset in contemplating the scriptures. may be helpful to those involved in Lectio Divina, either individually or in a group. Combining spirituality and contemporary biblical scholarship, it is unique among Gospel commentaries on the market today.
Kieran J O’Mahony OSA is an Augustinian friar and biblical scholar. He is on the team of the Tarsus Scripture School initiative, an online service offering a variety of courses and resources and is well-known for his very popular Weekly Notes – an email resource for each week’s readings throughout the year.
Hearers of the Word is published in Ireland and the UK by Messenger Publications. Priced at €19.95/£18.95
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