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How Far Is It To Bethlehem: The Plays and Poetry of Frances Chesterton

How Far Is It To Bethlehem The Plays and Poetry of Frances Chesterton Frances Chesterton wife of British journalist G K Chesterton was a gentle poet and playwright Her sweet works long lay in obscurity except for a few Christmas lyrics which have never gone out of p

  • Title: How Far Is It To Bethlehem: The Plays and Poetry of Frances Chesterton
  • Author: Nancy Carpentier Brown Frances Chesterton
  • ISBN: 9781469907406
  • Page: 158
  • Format: Paperback
  • Frances Chesterton, wife of British journalist G.K Chesterton, was a gentle poet and playwright Her sweet works long lay in obscurity, except for a few Christmas lyrics, which have never gone out of print Her plays for children were in demand when she wrote them there is a demand for them again today Her poems and plays reveal a woman of deep thought, a spiritual womaFrances Chesterton, wife of British journalist G.K Chesterton, was a gentle poet and playwright Her sweet works long lay in obscurity, except for a few Christmas lyrics, which have never gone out of print Her plays for children were in demand when she wrote them there is a demand for them again today Her poems and plays reveal a woman of deep thought, a spiritual woman, a woman longing for Christ, and especially drawn to Him at the Nativity, when He was a small baby To read these works is to understand better G.K Chesterton s wife and spiritual companion And so, these works are offered back to a world that has almost forgotten them.

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    1. If you're an American Catholic, then you are no doubt familiar with the works of G.K. Chesterton. He has written great works like, Orthodoxy and Heretics; the mysteries of Father Brown; and works on St. Francis of Assisi and St. Thomas Aquinas. What a lot of people don't know is that his wife, Frances, was also a writer herself. Nancy Carpentier Brown compiled a plethora of her writings in the book How Far is it to Bethlehem. Within this book are plays she wrote for Christmas Eve productions whi [...]

    2. Nancy Brown has a passion for all things Chesterton, and she has inspired the same in me as I listen to her on the Uncommon Sense podcast. Nancy has a special love for Frances Chesterton, G.K.'s wife. This book, How Far Is It to Bethlehem: The Plays and Poetry of Frances Chesterton, was an inspired effort.As Nancy tells it, she spent forever-and-a-half checking out and digging through old papers and books to pull out Frances's plays and poetry.I think, after reading this compilation, that France [...]

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