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The book of Mechtilde by Anna Ruth Henriques

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Published by Knopf in New York .
Written in English


  • Henriques, Anna Ruth, 1967- ,
  • Henriques, Sheila Mechtilde,
  • Illumination of books and manuscripts -- History -- 20th century

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Edition Notes

StatementAnna Ruth Henriques.
LC ClassificationsND3410.H46 A4 1997
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 85 p. :
Number of Pages85
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL657650M
ISBN 100375400230
LC Control Number97002809

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  The Lord would say to Mechtilde: Everything you have and by which you can please me you have from me and through me. In one extraordinary vision she perceived that "the smallest details of creation are reflected in the Holy Trinity by means of the humanity of Christ, because it is from the same earth that produced them that Christ drew his humanity.". The Revelations of Saint Mechtilde are contained in a book entitled The Book of Special Grace. This book was written almost entirely without her knowledge, and is based on the recitation of her communications with our divine Master. Two of the Saint’s companions, of whom Saint Gertrude was one, had arranged together to write it. The Love of the Sacred Heart. by. Mechtilde, St., ca. Publication date. Publisher. London: Burns Oates & Washbourne. Collection. kellylibrary; toronto.   Saint Mechtilde of Hackeborn - God's Hidden Treasure. Saint Mechtilde of Hackeborn holding her Book of Special Grace. In another revelation, Jesus Himself recommended the Gospel. Opening to her the wound of His most gentle heart, He said to her: "Consider how great is My love: If you want to know it well, you will not find it expressed more clearly anywhere than in the Gospel.

The Book of Mechtilde and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at   The book they had cobbled together was complete with an exact transcript of the dialogue between Our Lord and Mechtilde. After Our Lord had spoken to Mechtilde, Mechtilde confided the conversations to two other nuns who in turn wrote down the mystical conversation word for word, but without Mechtilde's consent. The Book of Mechtilde is based on the biblical and literary work, the Book of Job. The main character, Mechtilde, replaces Job who has traditionally been regarded as a model of virtue; Job is exemplified as the good person who is beset by misfortune and sickness, but . Mechtilde of the Blessed Sacrament, born Catherine de Bar (31 December – 6 April ) was a French nun, the founder of the order of Benedictine Nuns of Perpetual Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament, who was recognized as the Servant of God in the Catholic Church.. Life. Catherine de Bar was born at Saint-Dié, Lorraine in northeastern France, on 31 December , the third child of Jean.