My Peace I Give You: Healing Sexual Wounds with the Help of by Dawn Eden,Agnes Mary Donovan

By Dawn Eden,Agnes Mary Donovan

Dawn Eden, the world over identified speaker and writer of the bestselling The Thrill of the Chaste, exhibits how the lives of the saints have given her desire and aided her trip of religious therapeutic after adolescence sexual abuse. One in 4 American girls and one in six American males document having been sexually abused in the course of early life and My Peace I offer you: therapeutic Sexual Wounds with the aid of the Saints presents a much-needed source for non secular therapeutic from the separating results of those wounds.

Eden makes use of her personal tale as a backdrop to introduce quite a few holy humans— like Laura Vicuña, Thomas Aquinas and Bernard of Clairvaux—who suffered sexual abuse or sexual inappropriateness, in addition to saints comparable to Ignatius of Loyola who suffered other kinds of mistreatment and abandonment. Readers looking wholeness will detect saints with wounds like their very own, whose tales endure witness to the remodeling energy of grace. Eden explores diverse dimensions of divine love—sheltering, compassionate, purifying, etc.—to aid these sexually wounded in youth comprehend their id within the abiding love of Christ.

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