Stations of the Heart: Parting with a Son

Stations of the Heart: Parting with a Son

Richard Lischer

Stations of the center is a father’s heartbreaking and hopeful tale approximately his cherished son, within which a tender guy teaches his kin “a new approach to die” with wit, candor, and grace.

As the booklet opens, Richard Lischer’s son, Adam, calls to inform his father, a professor of divinity at Duke college, that his melanoma has back. Adam is a charismatic younger guy with a promising legislation profession, and that his spouse is pregnant with their first baby makes the disease’s go back the entire extra devastating. regardless of the harsh process the disease, Adam’s turning out to be weak point conjures up in him a extraordinary religious energy. this can be the tale of 1 final summer season, lived as truthfully and faithfully as attainable. Deeply relocating and completely missing in sentimentality or self-pity, Stations of the Heart is an unforgettable ebook approximately lifestyles and loss of life and the poor blessing of claiming good-bye.

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