Review: Eat This Book: A Conversation in the Art of Spiritual Reading

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Eating books? The image is as old as the Bible itself, in which heavenly beings tell Ezekiel and later John the evangelist to "eat" scrolls. Tasting, chewing, swallowing, digesting, and being nourished by the Word of God it's an apt foundational metaphor for the "spiritual reading" Eugene Peterson espouses. Although EAT THIS BOOK is the second of Peterson's five works on spiritual theology, it ... Read full review

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User Review  - John_Warner -

The Book of Common Prayer contains a prayer which petitions God to enable us to "hear [holy Scriptures], read, mark and inward digest them." I believe that these actions are also the theme of the ... Read full review

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This is a wonderful book, very inspiring and a joy to read. Every phrase is captivating.

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A must read. Read full review

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