Jesus is the Gift: The Spirituality of Advent and Christmas explores the biblical characters that the Church presents in these liturgical seasons of grace. Author Regis Flaherty helps the reader to walk in their footsteps—to understand the themes of Advent and Christmas, to prepare for the coming of our Lord, and to embrace His plan for our lives. You’ll find inspiration, opportunity, and impetus to prayer and conversion. This is a great book to help you prepare for and enter into Advent.
About the Author:Regis Flaherty is Director of the Gilmary Retreat Center (www.gilmarycenter.org), a best-selling author, and host of the radio program “To Know, Love, and Serve Our Lord” on Radio Maria. He has forty years of experience in Catholic outreach programs, including directing retreats and days of recollection. He has appeared on radio and television. His articles have appeared in national and diocesan publications including, Lay Witness, New Covenant, Celebrate Life, National Catholic Register, Our Sunday Visitor, Catholic Vision, Catholic New World, and The Pittsburgh Catholic. He is a frequent speaker on lay spirituality. Regis is married to Libbie and is the father of four and grandfather of six.