Life of Faith

Life of Faith

Books

The Lily of the Field and the Bird of the Air, by Søren Kierkegaard and Bruce H. Kirmmse

Kirmmse’s new translation of Kierke­gaard’s homiletical reflections on Mat­thew 6:24–34 captures the sermons’ beauty and gravitas. From the lily and the bird we can learn silence, obedience, and joy—but these are not easy dispositions to adopt.