Thirty-five of John Sheas original stories are collected here for the first time in a gorgeous, leatherette-bound volume that readers will want to pass down through generations. Timesless stories include: The Antique Watch Why Bother? The Woman at the Well The Boy Turned Man The Father of Ice Cream Goin Fishin With a brand new Introduction written by John Shea specifically for this collection and Scripture passages that precede each story, Stories will quickly become another John Shea classic. John Shea is a theologian, author and storyteller who lectures nationally and internationally on storytelling in world religions, faith-based health care, contemporary spirituality, and the spirituality at work movement.
John Shea is a popular theologian who lectures nationally and internationally on scripture and spirituality. His bestselling books include Gospel Light, Elijah at the Wedding Feast and Other Tales, the classic Stories of God, and the four-volume Spiritual Wisdom of the Gospels for Christian Preachers and Teachers. He lives in Chicago.
Sheas comme sense, humor, and masterful storytelling abilities combine to make his work a joy.
John Shea is among the most gifted of storytellers
- National Catholic Reporter