The Youngest Day: Shelter Island’s Seasons in the Light of Grace

by: Robert Farrar Capon

When it comes to grace, no one writes with more elegance, humor, and well, grace, than Robert Farrar Capon. Since his first publication hit shelves in 1963, Robert’s voice has served as one of the guiding lights for the Christian faith from generation to generation. Now, in one of his most intimate works, Robert welcomes readers young and old to join him at his home on Shelter Island, NY, for a series of reflections on the seasons and the nature of God’s divine love. Originally published in 1983, this slim, poetic volume offers some of the sweetest, most evergreen musings in the Capon canon. He begins, “If you are in the habit of associating resurrection only with spring, if you think of winter as somehow incompatible with rebirth–let me show you something…”

Paperback: 198 pages
Publisher: Mockingbird Ministries Inc (May 01, 2019)
ISBN-13: 978-1733716604
Product Dimensions: 5.2 x 0.4 x 8 inches


Meet the Author
Robert Farrar Capon was an Episcopal priest, writer, and chef who authored many books, all of which insisted on good humor, good food, and the mercy of God. He lived with his wife, Valerie, on Shelter Island in NY, until he died in 2013. In 2016, Mockingbird began the republication of 5 of Robert's out-of-print books. You can find the available ones here:
Books of Robert Farrar Capon
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