With this new book you can start every day with a meditation from Pope Benedict XVI! Edited by Fr. Peter John Cameron, O.P., (the editor of Magnificat), Benedictus is compiled from books, talks, and homilies by the Pope. In the same richly decorated and beautifully typeset style of the Magnificat missal, this volume gives 366 meditations for the entire year, from January 1st to December 31st. Each meditation is accompanied by two masterpieces of sacred art, helping you with your prayer and reflection. A hardcover volume with an elegant ribbon marker in papal colors, Benedictus is the perfect gift for any Catholic seeking to know our Holy Father or to deepen their spiritual life. 732 pieces of sacred art.
"The Benedictus refers to the advent of the incarnate God in our midst. Christs eucharistic coming makes a present occurrence out of a promise, and brings the future into the here and now."
- Pope Benedict XVI
Peter John Cameron
Fr. Peter John Cameron, O.P., is the founding editor-in-chief of the monthly worship aid MAGNIFICAT. He is also the artistic director of Blackfriars Repertory Theatre in New York City. His other books include The Classics of Catholic Spirituality, Why Preach: Encountering Christ in God's Word, and Jesus, Present Before Me: Meditations for Eucharistic Adoration (Servant Books).