The Dolorous Passion of Our Lord Jesus Christ

  • by Anne Catherine Emmerich
  • Narrated by Wanda McCaddon
  • 9 hrs and 33 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

Anne Catherine Emmerich was born in Germany in 1774. As a child she believed that angels, saints, and the Holy Family visited and talked with her as she worked in the fields. At twenty-four, she had her first mystic vision of the sufferings of Christ, accompanied by stigmata and bleeding as if from the crown of thorns. At twenty-nine, she became an Augustinian nun and continued to have visions and stigmata. In her visions, she recounted scenes from the life of Christ, which she seemed to have witnessed. These phenomena brought her fame and investigation by both science and the Church.This book was one of the sources for Mel Gibson's motion picture, The Passion of the Christ.

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beautiful and enlightening

Highly recommended for wonderful insight into the times and passion of Our Lord Jesus. A must!
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- Miss J. E. Gault

Book Details

  • Release Date: 10-03-2004
  • Publisher: Blackstone Audio, Inc.