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This book was recommended to me by a colleague who led a retreat day workshop on the rosary to a group of predominant Protestants. Sri frames this book within St. Pope John Paul II's apostolic letter Rosarium Virginis Mariae, and includes the full text of this letter as a appendix at the end of the book. From here, the book is separated in three main parts: a overview of what the rosary is, a commentary on the Scriptural passages that are mediated on during the rosary, and sources on how to pray...
I began reading The New Rosary in Scripture during Lent last year, have continued to read and use as a reflection this Lent to supplement my Rosary devotion.
In 2002 Pope John Paul II issued his groundbreaking apostolic letter "Rosarium Virginis Mariae" in which he not only exhorted the Catholic faithful to embrace the rosary with renewed vigor but introduced a monumental change to this venerable prayer by adding the five so-called "Mysteries of Light" which focus on significant episodes from the public ministry of Jesus. In so doing, the pontiff succeeded in drawing renewed attention to this ancient devotion and also helped to accentuate the Christo...
The rosary is an answer to many of our issues today. This book opened up my eyes to the depth of the mystery of Jesus and His mother. This helped me tremendously in praying the rosary more effectively by giving me practical tips and deep scriptural knowledge about the mysteries - a great help.
Abolutely wonderful book. Out of print. So much insight and information about the rosary and its meanings. Highly recommend!
Ótimas reflexões dos mistérios do Rosário.