By Leslie C. Allen,Nicholas Wolterstorff
In this targeted observation on Lamentations, revered previous testomony student and volunteer health center chaplain Leslie Allen appropriates this oft-neglected booklet of the Bible to accommodate a common factor. Incorporating tales of pastoral encounters with clinic sufferers, Allen integrates Scripture and pastoral care to give a biblical version for aiding these dealing with grief. The publication contains a foreword by way of Nicholas Wolterstorff, writer of Lament for a Son.
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