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A child's book of prayer in art

Author: Wendy Beckett
Publisher: London ; New York : Dorling Kindersley, 1995.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Document : Juvenile audience   Computer File : English : 1st American edView all editions and formats
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Using the work of 15 artists, from Michelangelo to Millet, the editor shows how the act of praying has been represented in art. Bowker Authored Title code. Using the work of 15 artists, from Michelangelo to Millet, the editor shows how the act of praying has been represented in art. Annotation. Sister Wendy Beckett believes that prayer is a dialogue with God, and that listening is as important as talking to God.  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Devotional literature
Juvenile works
Prayers and devotions
Children's nonfiction
Juvenile literature
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Beckett, Wendy.
Child's book of prayer in art.
London ; New York : Dorling Kindersley, 1995
(OCoLC)756478965
Material Type: Document, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Wendy Beckett
ISBN: 1564588750 9781564588753 0751352764 9780751352764
OCLC Number: 31410068
Target Audience: Elementary Grade.
Description: 32 pages : color illustrations ; 32 cm
Contents: Respect. -Love. -Family. -Understanding. -Learning. -Forgiveness. -Choosing heaven. -True happiness. -Thinking. -Determination. -Selflessness. -Listening.
Responsibility: Wendy Beckett.

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Sister Wendy's boundless enthusiasm for art is well known from her TV series and art books. In this book in which art reproductions are accompanied by 12 original prayers, she shares her belief that  Read more...

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..". introduces children to art as a means of discovering faith...this is a remarkable book."

 
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