Revelations of St. Bridget
"This little book of excerpts from the Revelations of St. Bridget of Sweden
is one of the spiritual classics of the Church.
Herein are related most intimate details in the life of Our Lord and His Blessed Mother, including the early life of Our Lady, the birth and hidden life of Jesus at Nazareth, the most sorrowful Passion of Our Lord, and Our Lady's Assumption into Heaven.
Particularly poignant are the descriptions of the bitter Passion of Our Lord and of the Blessed Mother's unspeakable grief as she accompanied Him on His journey to Calvary a witnessed His cruel tortures. These moving accounts will give the reader an intense realization of the sword of sorrow, prophesied by Simeon, which pierced Our Lady's heart, and of her intimate cooperation with Our Lord in the work of redemption.
The Blessed Mother says that she and Our Lord had, as it were, one heart.
Excerpted from the back cover
of Revelations of St. Bridget