to Heart: A Cardinal Newman Prayerbook
a comprehensive gathering of the luminous prayers of the newly
beatified Cardinal John Henry Newman. The only Newman prayer book, it
is ideal for both those who love Newman's work and for those getting
to know Newman for the first time.
Cardinal John Henry Newman, a priest and scholar who is among the
most famous modern converts to Catholicism, was beatified by Pope
Benedict XVI in 2010. Newman also had a tremendous impact on such
twentieth-century Christian thinkers as G.K. Chesterton, C.S. Lewis,
and Pope Benedict. His prayers are sincere, emotionally charged cries
to God, as well as thoughtful, meditative lessons on the great themes
of the Christian faith.
is still well-loved in the English-speaking world as both a writer
and thinker, and as someone who loved Christ and the Church deeply.
Unlike other compilations of Newman's work, Heart to Heart is
the only complete prayer book, and it offers readers many of Newman's
most famous and heart-felt prayers. The book comes with suggested
devotions to help readers pray at leisure daily, weekly, and