Merrie England: A Journey Through the Shire

Merrie England: A Journey Through the Shire
Author: Joseph Pearce
Language English
Pages: 110
Genre: European Literature
ASIN B01HDGP1B6
Goodreads Rating: 3.30
Published: June 20th 2016 by TAN Books

Join Joseph Pearce on a journey into the real Shire—a voyage into the mysterious presence of an England which is more real than the one you are accustomed to seeing, the one which seems to be in terminal decline.

The England Pearce wants us to know is an enchanted and unchanging place, full of ghosts who are as alive as the saints.

It is an England that is rural, sacramental, liturgical, local, beautiful . . . a place “charged with the grandeur of God”.

In this wonder-filled journey, Joseph Pearce shows us the true England through the splendor of the Good, the True, and the Beautiful. He shows us an England that can never die, not because it lingers like a fading coal in the memory of mortal men, but because it exists as a beautiful flower in the Gardens of Eternity.