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Title:
Two sisters in the spirit : Thérèse of Lisieuz & Elizabeth of the Trinity
Author:
Balthasar, Hans Urs von, 1905-1988.
Uniform Title:
Schwestern im Geist. English
Publication Information:
San Francisco : Ignatius Press, [1992]

©1992
Physical Description:
499 pages ; 21 cm
General Note:
"Therese von Lisieux translated by Donald Nichols and Anne Elizabeth Englund; Elisabeth von Dijon translated by Dennis Martin"--T.p. verso.
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780898701487
Format :
Book

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Central Library BX4700.T5 B2813 1992 Adult Non-Fiction Non-Fiction Area
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This unique, in-depth, comprehensive, theological biography of two holy young Carmelite sisters gives profound insights into their spirituality. Von Balthasar probes the depths of their cloistered lives and shows how each woman gave powerful witness to the critical importance of contemplation as a means to holiness for all.


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