Rise Up, O Saints: Rekindling Our Past to Illuminate Our Present

Speaker(s): Gerald Sittser
Date: 2002
Length: 3:48:11
Product ID: RGDL3204S

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This lecture series takes a fresh look at models of spiritual devotion found in early Christian history. For 2000 years now, Christians - in a variety of settings and with varying degrees of success - have tried their best to follow God. This heritage of faith provides a rich resource from which we can draw to protect ourselves from becoming prisoners to contemporary fashions and to enlarge our understanding of what it means to be serious followers of Jesus. Lectures include:

  • Finding Courage: The Path of the Martyrs Pt. 1
  • Finding Courage: The Path of the Martyrs Pt. 2
  • Developing Spiritual Muscle: The Path of the Ascetics
  • Belonging: The Path of the Monastics

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Gerald Sittser is a professor in the religion department at Whitworth College in Spokane, Washington, where he has been teaching since 1989. He is the author of several books including: The Will of God as a Way of Life and A Grace Disguised: How the Soul Grows Through Loss.

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