By Mia Anderson
"The dawn Liturgy does what it says at the conceal: it's a liturgical social gathering of sunrise. that's, it is going yet again and back the type of switch new day is--materially and spiritually--and makes us individuals during this occasion that makes the whole international glance diversified. it's continuously staggering and intensely appealing . . . it really is by means of turns packed with a Joycean exuberance and a rare stillness. . . fascinating poetry, not easy and enlarging."
Archbishop of Canterbury
Author of Christian mind's eye in Poetry and Polity
"Here is whatever true--steadying, vivifying. I felt lifted and anchored by means of the interpreting. [Anderson's] specific narrative leaps, her metaphoric audacity, the sleek flexibility of her poetic brain lead us right into a sensibility which quantities to a trued world."
Poet and essayist
2003 Governor General's Literary Award winner
"In a global filled with voices wanting to inform, to put fact out for obedient intake, how clean the buoyant, evocative, teasing, playful--and serious--voice of The dawn Liturgy. Spending time in those pages is like spending Saturday afternoon with a fearless child."
General Secretary of the Anglican Church of Canada
"The liturgists of construction, from St Francis to Thomas Traherne, have continuously been a minority Magnificat. . . right here Mia Anderson joins their throng, introduces environmentalists to the liturgical yr, demanding situations churchy believers with the swoops of a heron, and juxtaposes modern idiom with echoes deeply textured within the Christian culture. The positive membranes among poetry and prayer, prophecy and play, notion and percussion turn into invisible. God's grandeur is alive once again as she hovers at the wind of the Spirit."
Author of God's partners: Reimagining Christian Ethics
‘’This publication of exclusive, looking and lyrical poems is as regards to a brand new mystic theology…. (it is) allusive, discovered, exquisitely finished in its weaving of sound, suffused with a visionary and rapturous experience of nature, but wryly playful at issues… Compelling circulate, transparent pictures anchored in language and state of affairs, the poems jump from position to concept, from inspiration to motion, from motion to repose.’’
-- Juror’s reviews for the A. M. Klein Prize for Poetry
Mia Anderson is an Anglican priest within the Diocese of Québec, and writer of 3 books of poetry: Appetite (1988), Château Puits '81 (1992), and Practising Death (1997). She was once for a few years a theatre actor, and later a shepherd.
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