“Could not put it down! Fantasy and the ordinary came together mystically. Mysticism is not magic or mystery, but a living reality to those who live under God’s reign. Still, it never fails to enthrall. It provokes ongoing conversations about God, the meaning of life, and the richness and significance of an inner life.”
Larry Forcey, author
A fiery preacher is tried, convicted, and burned at the stake; an elderly monk is questioned and scoffed by a papal delegation; a father, in the outskirts of Paris, is tormented with the decision to protect his family or follow Christ's teaching of "turning the other cheek"; an abused wife leaves her husband, embarking on the unknown to protect her seven-year-old daughter; and an eleven-year-old boy, Carter Mason, despairs to find answers to the injustices and evil he encounters. The miracle of Christmas provides the opportunity to emerge from the turmoil in Carter's life. As a child on the verge of adolescence, his eyes are still open enough to believe the impossible, to listen and wonder.
Blog: "Eyes On Christ"