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My bright abyss : meditation of a modern believer / Christian Wiman.

Authors: Wiman, Christian, 1966-
Call number: 814.54 WIM
Publisher: New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2013.
Publication date: 2013.
Subject: Religion and poetry.
Christianity and literature.
Title: My bright abyss : meditation of a modern believer / Christian Wiman.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: x, 182 p. ; 22 cm.
Contents note: My bright abyss -- Sorrow's flower -- Tender interior -- God's truth is life -- O thou mastering light -- Dear oblivion -- Hive of nerves -- God is not beyond -- Varieties of quiet -- Mortify our wolves -- Million little oblivions.
Summary note: "Composed in the difficult years since [having written a now-famous essay about having faith in the face of death] and completed in the wake of a bone marrow transplant, [this book] is a ... meditation on what a viable contemporary faith--responsive not only to modern thought and science but also to religious tradition--might feel like"--Dust jacket flap.
ISBN: 9780374216788 (alk. paper)
0374216789 (alk. paper)
LCCN: 2012021271
Url for this record: http://sherloc.imcpl.org/?itemid=|library/marc/dynix|1428526
Bib No.: 1428526

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