Doers of the Word
Living the Christian Story: The Good News in Worship and Daily Life
by Sister Mary Jean Manninen, CSM
Grand Rapids, Michigan: Eerdmans, 2000
(117 pages; $12.00, paper)
reviewed by Richard J. Mammana, Jr.
Sister Mary Jean Manninen’s Living the Christian Story opens with a look at the Easter vigil as an illustration that the Christian life is essentially a story:
It is first of all a Story, a Story as long as time and as wide as human life, and a Story into which we are invited to enter. . . . The Story is something given, recounting the mighty acts in history of a personal God. . . . This Story deals wi . . .