Between the countless duties, deadlines, and distractions that afflict man, finding space to concentrate on the power omnipresence of God is a struggle. Still, spending just a few minutes each day in quiet recollection conveys rich rewards, enabling us to reorient our lives to the rhythm of the sacred prayer of the Church. For first time ever in a single volume, the spiritual classic LIGHT OF THE WORLD , by the renowned Dom Benedict Baur, 0.S.B. offers a year-long cycle of powerful meditations following the traditional Catholic liturgical calendar. This book combines dogmatic precision with spiritual unction to offer a “daily retreat” for the entire Church year, renewing one daily spiritual life through the prayers of the classic Roman Rite. Features include: Reflections for every Sunday, weekdays, ember days, rogation days, and more; Daily prayers incorporating adoration, thanksgiving, petition, and reparation; Classic exegesis on the Sacred Scriptures and the sacraments and more! Hardcover.