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By Leah Libresco,Mark P. Shea

In 2012, media retailers from CNN to EWTN introduced that Leah Libresco, a talented younger highbrow, columnist, and prolific blogger at the Atheist channel on Patheos, was once changing to Catholicism. In Arriving at Amen, Libresco makes use of the rigorous rationality that outlined her Atheism to inform the tale at the back of that very own trip and to describe the seven kinds of Catholic prayer that guided her to embody a cheerful lifetime of faith.

As a Yale graduate, Libresco introduced her writing occupation via running a blog approximately technology, literature, arithmetic, and morality from a distinctively secular standpoint. over the years, encounters with pals and co-workers prompted her to concede the reasonableness of trust in God in idea, although no longer but in practice.

In Arriving at Amen, Libresco uniquely describes the second one a part of her non secular trip, within which she encountered God via seven vintage Catholic sorts of prayer—Liturgy of the Hours, lectio divina, examen, intercessory prayer, the Rosary, confession, and the Mass. reading every one perform throughout the highbrow lens of literature, math, and paintings, Libresco finds unforeseen glimpses of good looks and fact within the Catholic Church that would be favored through the curious and confident alike.

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