Carretto responded by leaving for North Africa, where he joined the Little Brothers Among the fruits of Brother Carlo’s response to his calling is Letters from the. But in the desert, he found answers to universal questions that each of us must face. From Carlo Carretto, Letters in the Desert, Orbis Books. Carretto responded by leaving for North Africa, where he joined the Little Among the fruits of Brother Carlo’s response was Letters from the Desert, the first and.

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Letters from the Desert : Carlo Carretto :

After six years I This most insidious form of egotism even uses piety and prayer for its own gain. To ask other readers questions about Lettres from the Desertplease sign up. I felt he didn’t de This is sort of a spiritual autobiography. Jul 11, Ethel Reese rated it liked it. A Speculative Quarterly Review. I did enjoy the read.

Shows that a life of prayer, a passion for justice and the spirit of solidarity cannot be separated. The Revolt of the Good.

Hte latter selection of readings is constructively edited around the very same issues Chisholm raises in The Problem of the Criterion. He cites facts and figures; he points to world conferences and studies on poverty and development, shows how experts differ in their analyses and programs.


In lieu of an abstract, here is a brief excerpt of the content: It breathes with life, with fresh insights, with wisdom, with love.

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Dec 31, Roy Petitfils rated it it was amazing. A few ideas matured in solitude and taking shape around an activity which has been without a doubt the greatest gift the Sahara has given me: Letters from the Desert Carlo Carretto No preview available – He narrates his experience carlp he lived among the poorest in the desert area of North Africa.

The writer relates his experiences as a “Little Brother of Jesus” follower of the example of Charles de Foucauld.

These are his collected thoughts of faith, service, and what we can learn from the solitude and challenge of his new home. He heard the call to prayer and went into the desert. I started Action for Justice and Peace. Contemplation in caelo Streets. A fine book of faith thw a man who left a prominent career as a Catholic activist to live in the desert. Quotes from Letters from the Books by Carlo Carretto. Not sure if I agree with him on every point, but he writes about faith so beautifully and simply.

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Letters from the Desert

Victoria Hudgins rated it it was amazing Apr 21, Jan 24, booklady rated it really liked it Recommended to booklady by: He shares moments of reflection during his time in the Sahara Desert where he went at about the age or 40 and joined the Little Brothers where he embraced the life of Charles de Foucauld. Deb rated it it was amazing Jan 09, Who Guides the World?

Second time reading this thoughtful collection of essays. The reality of how genuine their relationship was Letters from the Desert. My library Help Advanced Book Search.

Still, the book does not leave the reader with a feeling of hopeless frustration. Aug 29, Kathleen rated it liked it Shelves: Sesert of the Heart.

View all 12 comments. Best to fumble around in the dark, than to possess lftters light like that! Book titles OR Journal titles. Under the Great Rock. Joan rated it liked it Nov 12, And I went into the desert. Eckhard Gerdes rated it it was amazing Aug 28, Contact Contact Us Help.