Written by Dominican preacher and mystic Bl. Henry Suso (c.1300-1366), "Horologium Sapientiae", or "Wisdom's Watch upon the Hours", was one of the most successful religious writings of its time. Now it is offered to the English-speaking world in a new translation based on Pius Kunzle's critical Latin edition. Essentially a dialogue between the author and Divine Wisdom, the text tells of Suso's service to and espousal of Wisdom, his "most cruel bride". Readers esteemed it for its devotional fervour and for the solutions Suso ...

Wisdom's Watch Upon the Hours 1994, The Catholic University of America Press, Washington

ISBN-13: 9780813207926