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Desert saints

Nels Anderson

Desert saints

the Mormon frontier in Utah.

by Nels Anderson

  • 201 Want to read
  • 6 Currently reading

Published by University of Chicago Press in Chicago .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Utah,
  • Utah.
    • Subjects:
    • Mormon pioneers -- Utah -- History -- 19th century,
    • Mormon Church -- Utah -- History -- 19th century,
    • Frontier and pioneer life -- Utah

    • Classifications
      LC ClassificationsBX8611 .A49 1966
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxxvi, 459 p.
      Number of Pages459
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5988752M
      LC Control Number66019134

      Saints and angels, missionaries and Indians, artists and conservators populate this fascinating introduction to a house of spirit, a Sonoran Desert landmark, and an artistic bridge to another era. A richly illustrated story for young and old alike, it is the perfect book for families to share. Above: All Saints of the Desert ground- breaking participants. Right: The bell tower is placed as work begins on the new church. In May , The Saints marched in to the tune of “When the Saints Come Marching In” as an appropriate beginning to their new church life. In the Beginning A Brief History All Saints of the Desert is a loving File Size: 4MB.   Like the Desert Fathers and Mothers, the Celtic saints valued a solitary life of seclusion and contemplation. Some, like St. Kevin, sought to withdraw from the company of others, yearning to find. John the Baptist lived and taught in the desert of Judea, west of the Jordan and the Dead Sea, near Jericho. Finally, the scene of Christ's temptation (Matthew ), of which St. Mark adds (i, 13): "He was with wild beasts", was most likely in the 'arabah to the west of the Jordan.


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