By Peter Baldwin Panagore
When Peter Baldwin Panagore died at the part of a mountain, his existence used to be endlessly replaced. a long time later, the serious religious trip maintains, with a narrative that mixes the thrills of a wasteland experience with the awe-inspiring parts of a magical novel.
In March of 1980, university senior Peter Panagore went mountaineering at the world-famous reduce Weeping Wall, alongside the Ice Fields throughway in Alberta, Canada. His mountaineering accomplice was once an skilled ice climber, yet Panagore was once a amateur. On their descent, they grew to become trapped at the aspect of the mountain. because the sunlight set, he used to be conquer via exhaustion and hypothermia. He died at the part of that mountain. And in these mins at the different facet, he skilled hell, forgiveness, and unconditional love. Heaven was once beautiful.
Panagore's loss of life event replaced his lifestyles and ended in an severe religious trip that has endured for many years. It impelled him to pursue a master's measure at Yale Divinity university, concentrating on systematic theology and Christian mysticism. His academic historical past coupled with 30 years of meditative perform and twenty years paintings with the demise and grieving has given him targeted perception, language, and point of view on heaven, God, dying, lifestyles, love, attractiveness, and hope.
I have advised my tale to audiences huge and small for a decade now.... My tale touches people's hearts; at any time when I inform it the viewers is gripped and silent…. This booklet is ready desire. it truly is intended to provide actual wish to the death, wish to the worried, wish to the hopeless, desire to the grieving.--from the book