The Southern Cross: A Civil War Devotional (Paperback)
|Author: Michael Aubrecht|
|Filled with stories that are both educational and enlightening, The Southern Cross recognizes the five virtues of the 19th-century Christian soldier. These are: Courage, Duty, Faith, Honor and Mercy. Each of these positive character traits is illustrated by some of the most inspirational stories to come out of the War Between the States. Every devotion contains a relevant verse of Scripture, an associated quote and a short vignette on a related topic. There are forty of these uplifting devotions, ten encouraging essays, a special sermon that was presented to the soldiers in the field and a short biographical tribute to six of the South''s most pious commanders. A bonus study-guide will enable the user to read the Bible in one-year is also included.|
This book is about war's impact on the religious faith ...