God Is Love: Essays from Portland Magazine

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Brian Doyle
Augsburg Books, 2003 - Religion - 140 pages
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A collection of essays on spirituality from Portland Magazine featuring the work of nationally known writers such as Barry Lopez, Terry Tempest Williams and Cynthia Ozick.
 

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God Is Love: Essays from Portland Magazine

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Portland Magazine is a publication of the University of Portland in Oregon that features spiritual writing; as this anthology indicates, it includes some of our most interesting contemporary writers ... Read full review

Contents

Introduction
1
Brian Doyle Lap16
16
Mary Gordon Six Prayers
29
Louis Masson Holy Places Holy People
43
Kathleen Dean Moore Baking Bread with My Daughter
58
Pattiann Rogers Where Gods Grief Appears
73
Margaret Steinfels Religion vs the Media
92
Archbishop John Vlazny Dreaming Gods Dream
115
Notes on the Contributors
134
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About the author (2003)

Brian James Patrick Doyle was born in New York on November 6, 1956. He received a bachelor's degree in English from the University of Notre Dame 1978. He worked for several magazines including U.S. Catholic, Boston College Magazine, and Portland Magazine, which he was editor of from 1991 until his death. His books included Mink River, Martin Marten, Bin Laden's Bald Spot, Children and Other Wild Animals, Prayer for Cashiers and Checkout-Counter Folks, and The Adventures of John Carson in Several Quarters of the World: A Novel of Robert Louis Stevenson. He died Saturday from complications related to a brain tumor on May 27, 2017 at the age of 60.

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