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Title: Embracing the Mystery of the Holy Spirit: The Son, The Spirit, and The Sacred 

Author: Shawn Christopher Reeves 
ISBN: 0-8189-1252-9 
Paperback: vii + 166 pp. 
Price: $9.95 + shipping 


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This book shows how the whole of the Christian life is immersed in the activity of the Holy Spirit of God. In the first six chapters the reader will encounter the reality of Christ meeting us by means of the Holy Spirit and how it is that the Holy Spirit enlightens our minds, orders our moral conduct, directs our prayer, and transforms us into greater reflections of Christ by ways of the interior life and the sacraments. This work is deeply rooted in the teachings of Scripture, the Church Fathers, the Councils and the mystics. The seventh chapter serves as a quick reference to the key citations used from these sources throughout the book, categorized by topic. The insights to be found herein are intended to lead the reader into a prayerful reflection on the blessings to be found in living out the scriptural admonition to always "walk by the Spirit."
 
Shawn Christopher Reeves is a 1999 graduate of the University of Illinois (B.A. in English with a history minor). He has more recently obtained an M.A. in Theology and Christian Ministry from Franciscan University in Steubenville, Ohio. Presently he serves as Director of Religious Education at the St. John's Catholic Newman Center on the campus of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. The author of Worry: A Journey in Exodus also published by ST PAULS, he has made several appearances on the EWTN television programs The Journey Home and Catholicism on Campus

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