This charming children's book just came to my attention. Read all about it and then take a moment to think. The boyhood of Christ accompanied by Gregorian antiphons.
What was the world like in the late 1930's when it was written? War was looming on the horizon and a worldwide depression seemed unending. Violence was everywhere, accompanied by despair.
And yet, in the midst of all these trials, was this enduring vision of salvation, music, beauty, and trust.