Christ in the Margins features forty Robert Lentz icons of saints, visionaries, mystics, and other Christ figures who confound the status quo. Together with Edwina Gateleys stories of men and women who inspire us to see the Christ in all of us, particularly those on the margins, it is profoundly spiritually and spiritually profound.
"Beautiful and unforgettable . . . . Highly recommended!"" --Library Journal
"This remarkably beautiful and unfailingly soulful book is a perfect companion to prayer and a wonderful way to deepen our understanding of what it means to follow Jesus as a passionate disciple." --James Martin, author, My Life with the Saints
Robert Lentz, one of America's most original artists, has been painting icons for more than 25 years. His work is shown around the world, appears on the covers of many books and magazines, and is featured with the text of Joan Chittister in the Orbis book A Passion for Life. He currently lives and works in Maryland.
Edwina Gateley is the founder of the Volunteer Missionary Movement which sends lay missionaries to three continents and of Genesis House in Chicago, a residential and outreach program for women in prostitution. Her bestselling books include Soul Sisters. She lives in Erie, Pennsylvania.