About the Book
The search for God and the quest to understand better the world in which we find ourselves is an ongoing experience of joy and challenge. Join Daniel P. Horan, OFM in this collection of selected reflections from his popular 'Dating God' blog, which seeks to offer a rich and inspirational series of commentary and spiritual reflection rooted in the Franciscan tradition.
About the Author: Daniel P. Horan, OFM, is a Franciscan friar of Holy Name Province of the Order of Friars Minor (New York) and the other of several books including "Dating God: Live and Love in the Way of St. Francis" (Franciscan Media) and "Francis of Assisi and the Future of Faith: Exploring Franciscan Spirituality and Theology in the Modern World" (Tau Publishing). He studied theology and journalism at St. Bonaventure University before entering the Order of Friars Minor (Franciscan Friars). He earned two graduate degrees in theology from the Washington Theological Union, and is currently completing a Ph.D. in systematic theology at Boston College. Additionally, he has studied at several universities and institutes of higher education in the United States and abroad including The Catholic University of America, Boston University, Harvard University, The Franciscan Institute, St. Johns University and Instituto de Idiomas Maryknoll. Horan previously taught in the department of religious studies at Siena College and was a summer visiting professor in the theology department at St. Bonaventure University. Horan's award-winning writing and research have been published in a number of academic and popular journals including America, The Heythrop Journal, Worship, Review for Religious, Spiritual Life, The Merton Annual, The Merton Journal (UK), Cistercian Studies Quarterly, The Cord, The Other Journal, The Downside Review, The Journal of Catholic Higher Education and others. He is a contributing author to the new publication 'Give Us This Day' (Liturgical Press). Additionally, he is a frequently sought after lecturer who has spoken at universities and parishes all over the United States, and has delivered several academic papers at conferences in the United States and Europe. Horan also leads retreats, particularly for young adults, from time to time. He is the author of the popular blog http: //www.DatingGod.org and you can learn more about Horan's speaking engagements, current publications and future projects at http: //www.DanHoran.c