The Wisdom of Tenderness

What Happens When God's Fierce Mercy Transforms Our Lives

By Brennan Manning
(HarperOne, Paperback, 9780060724467, 192pp.)

Publication Date: July 2004

Other Editions of This Title: Hardcover

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A Stirring Invitation to Accept God's Unfathomable Tenderness

About the Author

Brennan Manning is the bestselling author of many books, including The Ragamuffin Gospel and Ruthless Trust. He leads spiritual retreats in the United States and Europe for people of all ages and backgrounds.

Praise For The Wisdom of Tenderness

“For every thirsty pilgrim who has wandered life’s desert seeking an oasis of grace, your search is over.”
-Philip Gulley, author of Just Shy of Harmony

“An extraordinarily vivid picture of the love of God...”
-Crystal Lewis, Singer/ Songwriter

“This is the demanding, unyielding, impatient tenderness of God that will ... give your heart new life.”
-John Ortberg, author of "If You Want to Walk on Water, You've Got to Get Out of the Boat"

“Those who long to hear more about divine mercy ... will welcome his brief treatise.”
-Publishers Weekly

“A passionate, luminously articulate challenge to Christians to move beyond fashionable idolatries and become authentic followers of Jesus...”
-The Arkansas Democrat-Gazette

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