When You Suffer: Biblical Keys for Hope and Understanding
When You Suffer
Biblical Keys for Hope and Understanding
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Publisher: Franciscan Media
Item Number: FRAN-T36870View Sample
"A refreshing look at the mystery of pain and suffering and how to find meaning and even joy in the midst of it. Jeff Cavins discusses why we suffer and how our suffering can draw us closer to God. He explains that suffering is the greatest opportunity to love as Christ loves us and how, by ""offering up"" our suffering, we join in Christ's mission to redeem the world. While the world of medicine attempts to relieve suffering and the media tries to sell us on a life without pain, only the Church offers the perspective that suffering has meaning. St. John Paul II said that suffering without meaning can lead to despair, but if we can attach meaning to our suffering, we are capable of going through anything. Paperback, 5.5 x 8.5, 160 pages. (©2015)"